Squadrons



61 AC & W SQN

    RCAF

   


103 Rescue Unit

    RCAF

   

    Rescue Unit

   

   

    14 Feb 1989.  Terminology changed from Escadrille to Escadron in accordance with CANFORGEN 003/89

    Escadron

   

   

        LVG

       

CADPAT Title

Books

Title    103 Squadron History

Author

ISBN    1-55046-029-3


880 Maritime Reconnaissance Squadron

    RCN (see RCN_Squadrons)

    9 June 1975.  Re-designated 880 Maritime Surveillance Squadron.

    3 March 1980. Re-designated 880 Maritime Reconnaissance Squadron.

    September 1981.  Relocated to Summerside, Prince Edward Island.

    9 March 1990 to 1 September 1990.  Reduced to nil strength.  Never officially disbanded.

    Escadrille

   

   

    14 Feb 1989.  Terminology changed from Escadrille to Escadron in accordance with CANFORGEN 003/89

    Escadron

   


VU32   

    RCN (see RCN_Squadrons)   

     February 1972.  Re-equipped with Bell Twin Huey  aircraft.   

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    January 1991.  Retirement of the CP-121 Tracker aircraft.

    June 1992.  Disbanded when 434 Squadron assumed its duties.

    Escadrille

   

    14 Feb 1989.  Terminology changed from Escadrille to Escadron in accordance with CANFORGEN 003/89

    Escadron

   

    1992.  Celebrated their 40th Anniversary

   


VU33

    RCN (see RCN_Squadrons)

    1974.  Moved to Comox, British Columbia.  Flew the CP-121 Tracker and CT-133 Silver Star aircraft.

    January 1991.  Retirement of the CP-121 Tracker aircraft.

    June 1992.  Disbanded when 414 Squadron assumed its duties. 

    Escadrille

   

   

    14 Feb 1989.  Terminology changed from Escadrille to Escadron in accordance with CANFORGEN 003/89