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666 Squadron

666 SQUADRON

Motto:

"Speculatus ascendimus" ("We ascend to observe")

Badge:

In front of two gun barrels in saltire, a lion rampant charged with the Cross of St.Andrew

History of 666 Squadron:

No.666 Squadron was formed at Andover on 5 March 1945 as a third Canadian-manned AOP unit but the war ended before it could become operational. On 30 September 1946, it was disbanded.

No.666 was reformed at Scone on 1 May 1949 as a unit of the Royal Auxiliary Air Force and operated detached flights at Turnhouse, Renfrew and Abbotsinch until disbanded on 10 March 1957.

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