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RNAS Culdrose Airfield Viewing Area

Gweek Road, Helston TR12 6BB, England
+44 1326 565085
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Disappointingly, and unfortunately, the RNAS Culdrose Air Day was a total wash out regards to... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2016
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Typhoon departure

Stopped here morning after RNAS Culdrose Air Day to see the German Eurofighter Typhoon take off... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2016
Linda W
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Gweek Road, Helston TR12 6BB, England
+44 1326 565085
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

Disappointingly, and unfortunately, the RNAS Culdrose Air Day was a total wash out regards to flying displays. As this was one of those times when the weather was not going to conform to a forecast. For all the planning, preparations and organising was not fully...More

Thank Allan8301953
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Stopped here morning after RNAS Culdrose Air Day to see the German Eurofighter Typhoon take off. Good view of runway and 'felt' the take off. Does help to know scheduling and day after Air Day does mean lots will be happening. Viewing area is basically...More

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Stopped her in the hopes of showing niece some helicopters. Got really lucky - helicopters taking off and landing. Two jets took off together and then another jet did a number of landings/take offs. Really exciting free view, but we were lucky with our timing...More

Thank Kerry1970
Reviewed 13 June 2016

went to the public viewing area to show the girls and when we were there a helicopter was preparing to take of, a car pulled up as well and the driver got out and we got chatting to him and he explained his son was...More

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Not much to see unless you know whwn to visit , we visited to see one navy air craft, there were free parking spaces , take you binacoulors to see into air feild and other details such as radars etc..

Thank Pavan K
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Obviously it used to be exciting but now there are 2 carparks overlooking an empty airfield. Shame I missed it - some reviews were good but alas not now.

Thank Howard-Liverpool
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

We stopped for a while and it was so peaceful it was a Sunday with no action to see but still relaxing area to view the runways and camp.

Thank Derek B
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Who needs the viewing area you can see from all over they flew over us all the time we were down on holiday , over the coast and mullion camp

Thank tracea1971
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Was a nice viewing area in its day with a cafe and shop, but unfortunately that's now gone. These days it's simply a car park and a car park with not much to see given the demise of the search and rescue squadron and heavy...More

Thank Leonard P
Reviewed 25 April 2016

If you've nothing to do there is little to see. The coffee shack has gone. Need to be a geek in Gweek to enjoy this.

Thank bl_b_10
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