Avenges in the wind
- Specialising in military logistics, offering opportunities for male or female applicants to serve as Drivers, Suppliers or Chefs.
- Logistics (Drivers) provide the RAF’s professional driver capability.
- Logistics (Suppliers) deliver integrated supply chain support for storing and moving defence material and equipment.
- Logistics (Chefs) can find themselves catering anywhere from a VIP dinner to a RAF Regiment field deployment.
1928 - Formed at Hucknall as a Special Reserve unit, combining Regulars and Reservists.
1936 - Became part of Fighter Command.
1940 - Flew Hurricanes during the Battle of Britain, with pilot Ray Holmes ramming a Dornier bomber attacking Buckingham Palace.
1957 - Disbanded after having flown the Gloster Meteor jet fighter.
1999 - Reformed at RAF Cottesmore as a support squadron, before becoming a Force Protection squadron and trasferring to logistics in 2013.