The main base of operations for the 490th during their time in the UK, Eye is a huge part of wartime history.
A few miles up the road from Eye. Mendlesham worked closely with station 134 during the conflict.
A mile or two outside of woodbridge. Debach worked closely alongside 490th base at Eye.
Great Ashfield was home to the 385th Bomb Group. Part of the 93rd Combat Bombardment Wing.
Theres lots of walking and cycling trails over our airfields, with lots of history to see on the route.
Bomber airbase constructions were huge tasks but engineers and contractors always got it done in time.
Thousands of British & American engineers worked at airbases all over the UK and their jobs were very important.
If you're planning to stay in or around Eye, or to visit the memorial and airfield, you can find helpful information here. Please search buses 112, 113, and 114.