"First into Indian skies"
- Based at RAF Marham, Norfolk
- Formed as an artillery spotting unit in India
- Aircraft flown include the Wapiti, Dakota I, III and IV, the Phantom FGR2 and the Jaguar
- Conducts air strikes in support of Operation SHADER
1915 - Formed at Farnborough.
1941 - Spent the duration of WWII operating transport duties in the Far East.
1955 - Moved to RAF Laarbruch, in Germany flying Canberra’s.
2014 - Last RAF jet unit to return from Operation HERRICK