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RAF Tuddenham
Ensign of the Royal Air Force
IATA: none – ICAO: none
Summary
Airport type Military
Owner Air Ministry
Operator Royal Air Force
Location Tuddenham, Suffolk
Built 1941
In use 1941-1947
1959-1963
Elevation AMSL 62 ft / 19 m
Coordinates 52°18′38″N 000°34′30″E / 52.31056°N 0.575°E / 52.31056; 0.575Coordinates: 52°18′38″N 000°34′30″E / 52.31056°N 0.575°E / 52.31056; 0.575
Map
Suffolk UK location map
Airplane silhouette.svg
RAF Tuddenham
Location in Suffolk
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
06/24 0 0 Asphalt
12/30 0 0 Asphalt
18/26 0 0 Asphalt

Royal Air Force Station Tuddenham or RAF Tuddenham is a former Royal Air Force station located 3.2 miles (5.1 km) south east of Mildenhall, Suffolk, England and 7.8 miles (12.6 km) north west of Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk.

Station historyEdit

Post warEdit

Current useEdit

The site is now used for farming and Gunman Airsoft.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

CitationsEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Tuddenham". Airfields of Britain Conservation Trust. http://www.abct.org.uk/airfields/tuddenham. Retrieved 30 June 2012. 
  2. Jefford 1988, p. 52.
  3. Jefford 1988, p. 60.
  4. Jefford 1988, p. 62.
  5. Jefford 1988, p. 66.
  6. Jefford 1988, p. 69.
  7. "Bomber Command - Tuddenham". Royal Air Force. http://www.raf.mod.uk/bombercommand/s48b.html. Retrieved 30 June 2012. 

BibliographyEdit

  • Jefford, C.G, MBE,BA,RAF (Retd). RAF Squadrons, a Comprehensive Record of the Movement and Equipment of all RAF Squadrons and their Antecedents since 1912. Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK: Airlife Publishing, 1988. ISBN 1-84037-141-2.

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