Posted on October 19 2019
303 Squadron Memorial 5km Run: Saturday, 19th October 2019
Black Leader succesfully completed the inaugral 5km 303 Squadron Memorial Run organised by PBSIC Wawel.
The course was a fast and flat circuit of Hanworth Park in Feltham.
Hanworth Park was previously the site of London Air Park, a grass airfield in the grounds of Hanworth Park House. Operational 1917–1919 and 1929–1947 it was on the SE edge of Feltham. In the 1930s, it was best known as a centre for private flying, society events, visits by the Graf Zeppelin airship, and for aircraft manufacture by the Whitehead Aircraft Company (during World War I) and the General Aircraft Limited (GAL) 1934–1949; in total over 1,650 aircraft were built there.