Welcome to Montrose Air Station Heritage Centre
Montrose Air Station Heritage Centre was Great Britain’s first operational military airfield was set up in Montrose by the Royal Flying Corps in 1913.
It aims to show the human side of its history with a collection of contemporary photographs, artefacts and memorabilia. These not only tell of the history of the airfield but also the story of the men and women who served there and those who lived in the area.
It is an independant, fully accredited, museum run entirely by volunteers and has received The Queens Award for Voluntary Service, the highest award for volunteer groups in the UK.
There is something for everyone, Aviation, RFC, RAF, WWI, WWII, local history, ghosts, Meteor and Vampire jets plus a full size replica Sopwith Camel and Spitfire.