Shoreham Airport, Sussex, 2nd Edition
The Story of Britain's Oldest Licensed Airfield

Compiled by T.M.A. Webb and D.L. Bird
August 1999
Cirrus Associates
ISBN: 1-902807-03-0
151 Pages, Illustrated


Begun in 1910, just seven years after the Wright Brothers first flight, Shoreham is the oldest licensed airfield in Britain with six distinct phases: the pioneers prior to WW I; military use during WWI; the growth of private flying between the world wars; military use during WW II; the Miles/Beagle years; and the growth during the last 25 years of the 20th Century. The book is thoroughly illustrated and a joy for all aviation enthusiasts.

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