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Wyton Airfield to close 2014

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Wyton Airfield to close 2014

Postby WAP » Mon Apr 08, 2013 5:31 pm

http://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/Hunting ... 121952.htm

Probably not a massive surprise but sad to see it all the same.

57 (R) Sqn will move to RAF Cranwell In the summer of 2013 and Cambridge University Air Squadron (CUAS), University of London Air Squadron (ULAS) and Number 5 Air Experience Flight (No. 5 AEF) will move to RAF Wittering in 2014. The Helimed service will stay for at least another 8 years and should not be affected by the closure. RAF Wyton will not fully close though as it is still an major Intelligence hub.
Cheers! Jamie
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Re: Wyton Airfield to close 2014

Postby das » Mon Apr 08, 2013 5:58 pm

wyton really closed when the canberras left,as for the tutors buzzing around,its no big loss.if it was chipmunks and bulldogs i might shed a tear.
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Re: Wyton Airfield to close 2014

Postby tiger25 » Fri Jan 09, 2015 10:45 pm

It depends on the weather,but the last Tutors will fly out of Wyton on 3 Feb The last 5AEF trips will be the weekend 31 Jan
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Re: Wyton Airfield to close 2014

Postby reach1 » Thu May 19, 2016 1:17 pm

RAF wyton reopened brand new grass runway running parallel to old main runway but only for the local flying club there.

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