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2006 (© Mike McRitchie)
RAF Mullaghmore airfield
Airfield Today:
Agriculture, car racing circuit and microlight flying
Tower Type:
Watch Office for all Commands 12779/41 with lower front windows to 343/43
Tower:
Now a house
Other Buildings:
Hangars are gone and only a few buildings survive
History:
12/42 to 01/44, No. 7 Operational Training Unit Wellingtons.
10/43 to 01/44, No. 104 OTU Wellingtons from Maghabbery.
12/43 to 02/44, 6th Replacement and Training Squadron (Bombardment), 6th Combat Crew Replacement Centre, moved to Cheddington. Airfield then used for storage of USAAF aircraft until 05/44.
10/45 to 03/45, No. 4 Refresher Flying Unit/Loran Training Unit from Haverfordwest
11/44 to 03/45, Airfield used by Royal Navy, Fleet Air Arm Squadrons here included 281, 815, 824, 825, 850 and 1771.
05/45, Airfield closed and placed on Care and Maintenance.
RAF Mullaghmore
2006 (© Mike McRitchie)
RAF Mullaghmore airfield
Airfield:
OTU, USAAF CCRC
Opened:
08/1942
Closed:
05/1945
Code:
UL
USAAF Station:
240
Runways:
2x - concrete, tarmac
Hangars:
4x - T2
County:
Co. Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Location:
4 miles SW of Ballymorey
OS Ref:
C898212
©:
Photographs copyright © as stated
RAF Mullaghmore - 6th CCRC -
2006 (© Mike McRitchie)
RAF Mullaghmore airfield
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