Lengthen Runway

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Pembrey Airport - History
... By May 1940, the three tarmac runways were completed and the airfield transferred initially to 11 Group RAF Fighter Command and then to the newly formed 10 Group RAF Fighter Command ... Work was then put in hand to lengthen Runway 04/22 to take jet aircraft ... With Runway 04/22 extended to nearly 6000 feet, 233 OCU moved in on 1st September 1952, initially with D.H Vampire aircraft and then with Hawker Hunter aircraft ...

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