1 Regiment Army Air Corps

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1 Regiment Army Air Corps
Active January 1983 – present.
Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Branch  British Army
Size Regiment
Part of Army Air Corps
Base RNAS Yeovilton
Insignia
Squadron Badge heraldry The Regimental emblem is the Army Air Corps Cap Badge with the Roman numeral 'I' beneath.

1 Regiment Army Air Corps is a regiment of the Army Air Corps (AAC).

History

Until 1993[1] the regiment was based at Tofrek Barracks with 651 & 652 Squadron's using a mix of Westland Lynx's and Westland Gazelle's.[2]Previously, RHQ was located at Verden along with 651 Sqn AAC whilst 658 Sqn AAC was located at St Georges Barracks in Minden.

Structure

The regiment consists of:

References

Citations

  1. "Tofrek Barracks". BAOR Locations. Archived from the original on 2015-03-25. Retrieved 28 January 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. Marshall 1990, p. 15.
  3. "652 Squadron Army Air Corps". British Army. Retrieved 29 September 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. "661 Squadron Army Air Corps". British Army. Retrieved 29 September 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

Bibliography

  • Marshall, C (1990). The World's Great Military Helicopters. New York City: Gallery Books. ISBN 0-8317-9679-0.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>