Relief Landing Field –
Base / Station: Airdrie
Dates of Operation or Period of Information: WW2
Integral Units: N/A
Unit Duties / Information: Primary Relief Landing Field for No 37 Service Flying Training School hosted at Calgary (Municipal) Airport
Aircraft Flown: not applicable
Commanding Officers: not applicable
Date / Reason for Closure: 1944-45,reduced need for aircrew
Post RCAF Evolution:
- The Publication On Track…the Pilot’s Air Travel Guide (First Annual Edition – 1978) lists the Aerodrome as “North Battleford” – See photos on this page.
Current Status: civilian airfield, all runways still exist.
Location – Google Map
For More information – External Links
- MilitaryBruce.com – Canadian Military History by Bruce Forsyth
- Aerodrome disposal files :
- Site Plans: