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    Army Air Corps


    1 Flt :

    1958 to 1969    




    Renamed from 1 Recce Flt at Detmold in 1958 as an Auster unit. Its Skeeter began to arrive in Dec 1958. Jan 1964 saw the unit become part of 655 Squadron. Amalgamated with 17/21 Lancers Air Troop and 3 Royal Horse Artillery Air Troop and then disbanded on 1 Oct 1969 to become 661 Squadron.

    Reformed as a fixed wing Beaver unit at Aldergrove in Oct 1988, it now flies Islanders.


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    Locations


    YearsLocationICAO/FAA
    1958/69DE DetmoldEDLJ




    Models

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    YearsModels
    1968/69 Scout     Scout AH.1
    1967/69Sioux
    1958/??Skeeter 7




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    C/NVersionBuiltIn this OrgIn other Org
    S2/5067 Skeeter 7 1958 XL736 : Middle Wallop, 655 Sq; 1 Flt
    - XL736 : held privately at Moordrecht; Holzerlingen, nr Stuttgart; Saxmundham
    : stored at IHM Weston-super-Mare, May 2011. Still there Sep 2018
    wa428 Sioux 1967 XT516 : 11 Flt of ANZUK Squadron, Singapore in Aug 1975
    - 9M-AUP : Private