Airfield History

In 1924 the first flights were taken from the site we use today and in 1941 Perranporth airfield became a base for RAF Spitfire squadrons. This marked the start of Perranporth's role in aviation history.

War Memorial

The History of RAF Perranporth 1941 - 1945

This excellent book records the activity at the airfield between 1941 and 1945. It is written by Bob Andrew who, as a local boy, watched the Spitfires and daily operations at Perranporth.

The book is available from the Control Tower - Priced £6.00