RAF Tuddenham

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RAF Tuddenham

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Summary
Airport typeMilitary
OwnerAir Ministry
OperatorRoyal Air Force
LocationTuddenham, Suffolk
Built1941 (1941)
In use1941-1947
1959-1963 (1963)
Elevation AMSL62 ft / 19 m
Coordinates52°18′38″N 000°34′30″E / 52.31056°N 0.57500°E / 52.31056; 0.57500Coordinates: 52°18′38″N 000°34′30″E / 52.31056°N 0.57500°E / 52.31056; 0.57500
Map
RAF Tuddenham is located in Suffolk
RAF Tuddenham
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 history[edit]

Post war[edit]

Current use[edit]

The site is now used for farming[1] and Gunman Airsoft.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Citations[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Tuddenham". Airfields of Britain Conservation Trust. 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. Retrieved 30 June 2012.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Jefford MBE, Wg Cdr C G (1988). RAF Squadrons. A comprehensive record of the movement and equipment of all RAF squadrons and their antecedents since 1912. Shrewsbury: Airlife. ISBN 1-85310-053-6.