MoD Boscombe Down
Amesbury, Wiltshire, England
51° 9' 10" N , 1° 44' 34" W
Operated on behalf of the UK Ministry of Defence by a contractor for uses which include military aircraft test and evaluation and home of the ETPS Test Pilot Training School.
Temperate Marine climate/Oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfb). Moderately cool summer and comparatively warm winter with a temperature range of only 14°C. Prevailing south-westerly winds from the Atlantic Ocean.