Tiree Airport ( Scottish Gaelic: ) ( Port-adhair Thiriodh IATA: TRE, ICAO: EGPU) is located 2.5 nautical miles (4.6 km; 2.9 mi) north northeast of Balemartine on the island of Tiree in the Inner Hebrides off the west coast of Scotland. It is owned and maintained by Highlands and Islands Airports Limited.
The airport is served by a scheduled service from
Glasgow, operated by a Loganair Twin Otter.
History [ edit ]
The airfield is the former
Royal Air Force Station Tiree which was requisitioned in 1940 and became operational in April 1942 before being transferred to Ministry of Civil Aviation in 1947. [2 ]
The following units were based at
RAF Tiree at some point:
Airlines and destinations [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
Citations [ edit ]
Bibliography [ edit ]
Jefford, C.G, MBE, BA, RAF (Retd). RAF Squadrons, a Comprehensive Record of the Movement and Equipment of all RAF Squadrons and their Antecedents since 1912. Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK: Airlife Publishing, 1988. ISBN 1-84037-141-2.
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