Beware the crossed lion
- Based in Glasgow, its main focus is on support to Air Operations, Air Battle Management, and Intelligence.
- Recruits those with no previous military experience, skilled entrants with directly transferable skills, and ex-regulars from any service.
- Roles available include Flight Operations Assistant, Intelligence Analyst, Aerospace Systems Operator, Cyberspace Communication Specialist, and Logistics Driver.
- The Squadron recruits in Scotland and the North East of England.
1925 - Formed at Renfrew.
1933 – Performed the first flight over Mount Everest.
1939 – Credited with shooting down the first enemy aircraft over the UK during the Second World War
1957 – Disbanded as a flying Squadron.
2006 – Reformed in Glasgow. Currently operating as a General Support Squadron.