Discussion in 'General' started by Little Friend, Sep 15, 2018 at 4:42 PM.
I took these Wednesday 12-09-2018. This is along Purley way, Croydon, Greater London.
Nice photos, brings back some memories, lived nearby and did my paper round there, just a few years ago!
5 May 1930 Amy Johnson took off for her flight to Australia.
During WW2 was a fighter station and on 15 August 1940 was attacked in an air raid, by mistake, they intended the nearby RAF Kenley.
Croydon Airport & RAF Croydon Airfield
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Things will probably have changed, but in the foyer of the College of ATC at Bournemouth Airport the pre-war ATC log books for Croydon were displayed. From memory the most common entry was for aircraft that (incorrectly) turned to the right after landing.
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