united kingdom 663 squadron

Army Air Corps



Part of 3 Regiment, AAC


1944 to present    




Reformed in Oct 1969, it disbanded in Jul 1977 at Netheravon and reformed in place at Soest on 1 Apr 1978, by renumbering 660 Squadron, taking over their Sioux and Scout airframes as part of 3 REGT AAC. It remained based at Soest (apart from detachments and roulements) until withdrawn from Germany when it moved to Wattisham in 1993.



Formed in 1969, the squadron had Bell47 Sioux AH1 and Westland Scout AH1 helicopters.

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Locations

YearsLocationICAO/FAA
1993/nowAAC WattishamEGUW
1978/93DE SoestEDLZ
1969/77AAC NetheravonEGDN
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YearsModels
2005/nowWAH-64 Apache
1969/??sioux
1969/?? scout     Scout AH.1
??/05SA341B Gazelle AH.1

Operations

DatesOperation
jan-13may-13AF Operation Herrick
may-11sep-11AF Operation Herrick
sep-09jan-10AF Operation Herrick
jan-08may-08AF Operation Herrick
feb-03jun-03IQ Operation Telic





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