United Kingdom
South Somerset
RNAS Yeovilton (HMS Heron)

RNAS Yeovilton (HMS Heron)

RNAS Yeovilton (HMS Heron) is a Royal Naval Air Station located in the United Kingdom. Established in 1940, it is the largest operational base of the Royal Navy's Fleet Air Arm and is home to numerous squadrons and personnel. The base has been at the forefront of aviation and naval operations for over 70 years and is a testament to the country's commitment to its armed forces. The base's primary mission is to provide training, maintenance and logistical support for the Fleet Air Arm. With its state-of-the-art facilities and access to a range of equipment, aircraft and personnel, the base is well-equipped to serve its purpose. RNAS Yeovilton also plays an important role in the local community, providing employment and educational opportunities for local residents. The base is a hive of activity, with aircraft taking off and landing on an almost daily basis. An impressive sight from the air, the base is a reminder of the country's long history of naval air operations. For the personnel stationed there, RNAS Yeovilton is a place of pride and camaraderie. At RNAS Yeovilton, the Royal Navy's commitment to excellence and professionalism is on full display. From the cutting-edge aircraft to the highly-skilled personnel, the base is a source of pride for the United Kingdom and a reminder of the country's long-standing commitment to its Armed Forces.

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RNAS Yeovilton (HMS Heron)

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Airport Details

Airport name: RNAS Yeovilton (HMS Heron)

Airport local name: RNAS Yeovilton (HMS Heron)

City: Yeovil

Country: United Kingdom



Coordinates: Latitude: 51°0′32.4″N, Longitude: 2°38′31.2″W

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