posted on Dec, 15 2013 @ 12:49 PM
Actually not Migs or Lightnings but Dassault Mystere 4s.The Russians were invited to the party though as there are a few Su-22s there as well.
It was primarily a missile test site,including the famous Blue Streak missiles and is only a stones throw away from the Solway Firth and the site of
the even more famous Templeton family photos.
The purpose of the fake airfield and decoys was a practice target for NATO combat air crews.