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Hawarden Airport

Airport information
Airport typePublic
OperatorAirbus UK
LocationBroughton and Bretton
Elevation14 m (45 ft)

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Hawarden Airport , is a small airport in Hawarden situated in North East Wales close to the border with England and 3.5 NM west southwest of the city of Chester. The airport is owned and operated by BAE Systems. A long term tenancy agreement has been signed with Airbus UK, giving rights as the sole operator of the site. At the airport there is a large Airbus factory which produces aircraft wings and also a Raytheon aircraft factory.

The aircraft factory located on the airfield is known as the Broughton factory, named after the nearest village.

Hawarden Aerodrome has a CAA Ordinary Licence (Number P786) that allows flights for the public transport of passengers or for flying instruction as authorised by the licensee (Airbus UK Limited).

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