|Part of RNAS Yeovilton (HMS Heron)|
|The control tower in 2007|
|Type||Royal Naval Air Station|
|Owner||Ministry of Defence|
|Controlled by||Royal Navy|
|Elevation:||45 metres (148 ft) AMSL|
|Direction||Length and surface|
|03/21||1,249 metres (4,098 ft) Asphalt|
|09/27||1,744 metres (5,722 ft) Asphalt|
|16/34||1,077 metres (3,533 ft) Asphalt|
Royal Naval Air Station Merryfield is an air station of the Royal Navy's Fleet Air Arm located 2.7 miles (4.3 km) northwest of Ilminster, Somerset and 8.1 miles (13.0 km) southeast of Taunton, Somerset, England.
The following squadrons were posted here at some point:
- 700 Naval Air Squadron
- 766 Naval Air Squadron
- 802 Naval Air Squadron
- 809 Naval Air Squadron
- 891 Naval Air Squadron
- 893 Naval Air Squadron
- 894 Naval Air Squadron
The site is mainly used for helicopter exercises and they are a large number of lettered helicopter landing spots spread across the site on the taxiways.
- "Merryfield (Isle Abbotts)". Airfields of Britain Conservation Trust. Retrieved 28 January 2014.