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02-07-2006, 12:54 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile9769/Ghost-Airport.htm>Ghost Airport</a></b><br><br>Near Swindon, UK, you can see a ghost airport. There is also another abandonded airport 3 miles north-east.<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/969457Clipboard19.jpg>

02-07-2006, 12:57 PM
This is the former RAF Blakehill. It was a grass airfield used by USAAF Dakotas in WW2. The large circular area is an antenna and associated guy wires.

The other abandoned airfield to the NE is the former RAF Down Ampney.