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This small airfield became operational on the 28th April 1941. The RAF flew Spitfires from here during WWII and was decommissioned in April 1946. These days it is used for much more leisurely pursuits such as the Cornish Parachute Centre and private flying.
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Photo Added: June 04, 2010

Comments (14)

Anonymous
7 years ago
Beautiful!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Looks like a painting.. well done.
Anonymous
7 years ago
8-) Wow, it's an amazing post card! .. very nice picture, looks like painting *****
Anonymous
7 years ago
One of the most beautiful airports i've ever seen! love the english countryside, by the way!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Such a beautiful airfield, must be a delightful challenge to put a small plane down on that short east-west rwy...
Anonymous
7 years ago
This must be very choppy depending on the wind's force and orientation.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Just simply beautiful......breathtaking indeed!!!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Such a beautiful airfield hugging such a rugged coastline. Congratulations and thanks for sharing!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Excellent photo. I spent a few years flying from there up until recently. Fantastic scenery.
Anonymous
7 years ago
There is an awesome beach about 10 minutes walk from here, me and my housemates from uni practically spent the whole summer term on it last year. Love it!!
Anonymous
7 years ago
That's one scenic airfield for sure!
Anonymous
7 years ago
This is a fantastic clear shot, I bet for some veterans it brings back good or bad memories, good for those landing at it , bad for those who never made it.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Sure wouldn't want to be low on approach to 09!
Anonymous
6 years ago
Battle of Britain scenery. Here the Brits where awaiting the Krauts ...

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