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X3SY Airport - RAF Saltby opened in 1942, it was used by both the RAF and USAAF. During the war it was used primarily as a transport airfield. After the war it was closed in 1945. it is now home to the Buckminster Gliding Club

RAF Saltby opened in 1942, it was used by both the RAF and USAAF. During the war it was used primarily as a transport airfield. After the war it was closed in 1945. it is now home to the Buckminster Gliding Club

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Airport X3SY
X3SY Airport
Photographer: Chris Hall
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Shot Date: 2016-04-10
Upload Date: 2016-05-01
Views: 110

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Device Manufacturer: Fujifilm
Device Model: FinePix HS28EXR
Device Type: Digital Still Camera
Shot Time: 2016:04:10 17:06:05
Original Image Size: 2504 x 1672 pixels
Exposure Time: 1/550 sec
F Number: f/4
Exposure Bias: 0
ISO Speed: 100
Focal Length: 6.3 mm
Flash: No Flash
Exposure Mode: 0
White Balance: 0
Scene Type: Directly Photographed
Contrast:
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Sharpness: 0
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  • X3SY Airport - Douglas C-47 Skytrain on the memorial at Saltby airfield, which were based there from December 1943 with the USAAF troop carrier squadrons which played major roles in the D-Day landings and Operation Market Garden - by Chris Hall by Chris Hall
  • X3SY Airport - memorial at Saltby airfield - by Chris Hall by Chris Hall
  • X3SY Airport - RAF Saltby opened in 1942, it was used by both the RAF and USAAF. During the war it was used primarily as a transport airfield. After the war it was closed in 1945. it is now home to the Buckminster Gliding Club - by Chris Hall by Chris Hall
  • X3SY Airport - hangars at Saltby airfield - by Chris Hall by Chris Hall