With the story of Eric James Brindley Nicolson, VC
RAF Boscombe Down, since 1939 has evaluated aircraft
for use by the British Armed Forces. The airfield has two runways, one 3,212
metres (10,538 ft) in length, and the second 1,914 metres (6,280 ft).
For more information go to:http://www.ukairfields.org.uk/boscombe-down.html