Coordinates: RAF Rhoose is a former Royal Air Force (RAF) airfield located near Cardiff, Wales.
History[edit | edit source]
It opened on 7 April 1942 as an RAF training base for Supermarine Spitfire pilots.
Other units included:
See also[edit | edit source]
- Cardiff International Airport, which now occupies the site
- RAF St. Athan, a separate but close-by RAF station
References[edit | edit source]
- "Rhoose (Cardiff) (Glamorgan) (Wales)". Airfields of Britain Conservation Trust. http://www.abct.org.uk/airfields/rhoose-cardiff-glamorgan-wales. Retrieved 11 October 2013.
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