Newtownards Airport :: Shared Description


The aerodrome at Newtownards opened as Ards Airport in 1934. It was used by the RAF for training during WWII and was bombed by the Luftwaffe in 1941. After WWII it reverted to its role as a civil airport. It is now owned by the Ulster Flying Club LinkExternal link.
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J4972 : Newtownards aerodrome by Albert Bridge
J4972 : Pillbox, Newtownards by Albert Bridge
J4972 : Sign, seawall, Newtownards by Albert Bridge
J4972 : Runway, Newtownards Airport (3) by Albert Bridge
J4972 : Newtownards aerodrome (2) by Albert Bridge
J4972 : Runway, Newtownards aerodrome (2) by Albert Bridge
J4972 : Newtownards aerodrome (3) by Albert Bridge
J4972 : Pillbox, Newtownards (1) by Albert Bridge
J4972 : Pillbox, Newtownards (2) by Albert Bridge
J4973 : "Low-flying aircraft" sign, Newtownards by Albert Bridge
J4973 : The Castlebawn roundabout, Newtownards (5) by Albert Bridge
J4973 : The Castlebawn roundabout, Newtownards (4) by Albert Bridge
J4973 : Newtownards aerodrome (2) by Albert Bridge
J4972 : Runway, Newtownards (1) by Albert Bridge
J4972 : Grass, Newtownards Airport by Albert Bridge
J4972 : Old machine-gun post, Newtownards (1) by Albert Bridge
J4972 : Old machine-gun post, Newtownards (2) by Albert Bridge
J4972 : Old buildings, Newtownards aerodrome by Albert Bridge
J4872 : Hangars, Newtownards Airport by Albert Bridge
J4972 : Runway, Newtownards Airport (4) by Albert Bridge
J4973 : Aircraft, Newtownards Airport by Albert Bridge
J4973 : The Ulster Flying Club, Newtownards by Albert Bridge
J4973 : Aircraft, Newtownards (1) by Albert Bridge
J4973 : Aircraft, Newtownards (2) by Albert Bridge
J4973 : Newtownards WWII air raid memorial by Albert Bridge

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Created: Tue, 7 Feb 2012, Updated: Tue, 7 Feb 2012

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