RAF New Romney

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RAF New Romney
RAF Honeychild[1]

Air Force Ensign of the United Kingdom.svg
Airport type Military
Owner Air Ministry
Operator Royal Air Force
Location New Romney, Kent
Built 1943 (1943)
In use 1943-1944 (1944)
Elevation AMSL 3 ft 3 in ft / 1 m
Coordinates 51°00′09″N 000°56′39″E / 51.00250°N 0.94417°E / 51.00250; 0.94417Coordinates: 51°00′09″N 000°56′39″E / 51.00250°N 0.94417°E / 51.00250; 0.94417
RAF New Romney is located in Kent
RAF New Romney
RAF New Romney
Location in Kent
Direction Length Surface
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RAF New Romney is a former Royal Air Force Advanced Landing Ground located 3.9 miles (6.3 km) north east of Lydd, Kent, England.


Current use[edit]

The site is now used for farming and little remains of the landing ground.[1]

See also[edit]



  1. ^ a b c "New Romney II". Airfields of Britain Conversation Trust. Retrieved 9 January 2013. 
  2. ^ Jefford 1988, p. 65.
  3. ^ Jefford 1988, p. 66.
  4. ^ Jefford 1988, p. 77.


  • 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.

Advanced Landing Grounds on Romney Marsh