canada 103 squadron

Canadian Armed Forces


103 Search and Rescue Squadron

1947 to present    




Formed on 1 Apr 1947 as 103 Search and Rescue Flight at Dartmouth, NS, it moved to CFB Greenwood later that year and was re-badged 103 Rescue Unit in 1950. Moved to CFB Summerside, PEI in Jul 1968 and became 413 Squadron but disbanded in 1969.

Reformed in 1977 at Gander and became 103 Search and Rescue Squadron in Mar 1997.

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News about this Rotary Wing Unit :

RCAF Trains with Icelandic Coast Guard, 09-Feb-16 : Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) CH-149 Cormorant from 103 Search and Rescue Squadron deployed to Iceland to train with the Icelandic Coast Guard


Locations

YearsLocationICAO/FAA
1977/nowGanderCYQX


Models Login to Edit

YearsModels
2002/nowCH-149 Cormorant
1977/03CH-113 Labrador


Construction Numbers for . / 103 RU / 103 Rescue Help Us

C/NVersionBuiltIn this OrgIn other Org
301 ch-113 1963 11301 : 1st airframe into the Interim Avionics Update programme, 1 May 1978. Retu+
Boeing Helicopters N6680D : BV-107II-9, c/n 301, ff:?; Boeing-Vertol test registration N6680D prior to+
Royal Canadian Air Force (1945-1968) 10401 : del RCAF as CH-113 Labrador 10401, 11Oct63; xfer to CAF, reserialled 11301+


1 serials found for . / 103 RU, 103 Rescue


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