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  • united kingdom Belfast International Airport

    Belfast, County Antrim, Northern Ireland

    United Kingdom





    Location


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    0.5202 PSNI Aldergrove, Northern Ireland
    5.8236EGAL Langford Lodge, Northern Ireland
    9.4014EGA24 Antrim Area Hospital, Northern Ireland
    14.1108 Divis, Northern Ireland
    18.3120EGA69 Musgrave Park Hospital, Northern Ireland
    18.5110 Royal Victoria Hospital, Northern Ireland



    1918 to present

    54° 39' 8'' N - 6° 13' 30'' W
    11.5 nm NW of Belfast
    ICAO: EGAAIATA: BFS
    Elevation: 267 feet




    History of this Location


    On 20 Sep 2009, the RAF ensign was lowered for the final time on the military (south) side and RAF Aldergrove became Joint Helicopter Command Flying Station Aldergrove.

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    List of units at Aldergrove

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    YearsRotary Wing Aircraft Unitbold : Current Model
    normal: Unit no longer at this base
    2008/    651 SquadronLynx 1990/08
    1993/    5 REGT
    1993/94707 NASSea King HC.4 1983/95
    1992/09230 SquadronSA330 Puma 1971/12
    1991/    655 SqLynx 1982/91
    SA341B Gazelle AH.1 1978/91
    Scout ??/82
    1986/    665 SquadronLynx 1986/91
    SA341B Gazelle AH.1 1986/   
    1982/83659 SquadronScout ??/81
    1981/0272 SquadronSA330 Puma 1997/02
    Wessex 1964/02
    1977652 SquadronScout 1969/81
    1977659 SquadronScout ??/81
    1976/773 CBASSA341B Gazelle AH.1 1975/95
    Scout 1970/82
    1976659 SquadronScout ??/81
    1969/77653 Squadron
    1959/62118 SquadronType 171 Sycamore 1959/62
    1957/59275 SquadronWhirlwind 1959
    Whirlwind 1959
    Type 171 Sycamore 1954/59



    Operations


    DatesOperation
    01-aug-6931-jul-07Operation Banner
    01-dec-56The Border Campaign




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