Talk:RAF Finmere

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
WikiProject Aviation / Airports (Rated C-class)
WikiProject icon This article is within the scope of the Aviation WikiProject. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the project and see lists of open tasks and task forces. To use this banner, please see the full instructions.
C-Class article C  This article has been rated as C-Class on the project's quality scale.
Checklist icon
Taskforce icon
This article is supported by the airport project.

Version 6 of Google Earth includes 1945 aerial photos of some areas. For the Finmere area, the photo is actually dated 12/31/1944. But that photo just shows fields where RAF Finmere is suppose to be. No concrete runways, no hangars, nothing; and yet RAF Finmere was established several years earlier. Can anyone shed any light on this? Boy.bowen (talk) 19:43, 1 May 2012 (UTC)

Could be one of two things, 1: The dates are wrong or 2: The picture has been intentionally edited to hide the base. For RAF Wellesbourne Mountford the bomb dump (to the south) and related buildings are shown complete but the rest is missing. Gavbadger (talk) 21:59, 13 July 2013 (UTC)