Aviation Research
Vickers Wellington
17 OTU Silverstone 1944
Aviation Research - Documenting the roles and losses of Bomber during WWII in
South Northamptonshire, North East Oxfordshire and North West Buckinghamshire.

RAF Chipping Warden

Location:  SP 49494 49738
Pundit Code:  CW
Open:  August 1941
Close:  December 1946
 
QDMs
133 - 1100 x 50yds
253 - 1600 x 50yds
011 - 1400 x 50yds
 
Hangars
Type T1:  Nil
Type T2:  4
Type B1:  Nil
Type J:  1
Blister:  Nil
 
Hardstandings
30 x Heavy Bomber
 
RAF Complement
Officers:  171
SNCO:  610
OR:  1704
 
WAAF Complement
Officers:  12
SNCO:  15
OR:  417
 
Units
12 OTU     
      
Aircraft
Wellington