Formed in May 1941 as an RAF unit at RAF Acklington in Northumbria, UK. Disbanded at Predannack in Cornwall on 1 Sep 1945. Reformed in Jul 1972 as VT406 at CFB Shearwater with a mix of Sea Kings and fixed-wing Trackers for maritime operational training. When the Trackers left for CFB Summerside in summer 1981, the unit was redesignated HT406.
List of aircraft
List of Aircraft for . / 406S / 406 S
|C/N||Version||Built||In this Org||In other Org|
|61-382||ch-124||1967|| 12439 : CAF; 1990 type:CH124A 406Sqn./439 || 4039 : Sikorsky S-61B, c/n 61-382, del Royal Canadian Navy as CHSS-2, 4039, 1967;+ |