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Default 24-10-2011, 16:54

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Originally Posted by 4737carlin View Post

The station at Shawbury was first used for military flying training in 1917 by the Royal Flying Corps, but it was returned to agricultural use in 1920. In 1938 it was reactivated as a training establishment. It primarily prepared pilots for operational squadrons, with the main aircraft being the Airspeed Oxford
and i flew in Chipmunks out of there in the early 90's, now helicopter training for all services
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