We stand guard by vigilance
- Based at Leuchars Station in Fife.
- Provides clinical personnel from the medical, nursing and health professional fields to support the UK military.
- Specialists in Aeromedical Evacuation and Deployed Pre-Hospital Care.
- Personnel are recruited in Northern England and Scotland.
1938 – Formed at RAF Dyce (Aberdeen) in the Coastal Patrol role.
1941-43 – Fought in the battle of the Atlantic operating from various bases including Iceland.
1946 – Re-roled as part of Fighter Command flying Spitfires.
1951 – Became the first RAuxAF unit to fly the Vampire jet fighter which it retained until its disbandment in 1957.
1999 – Reformed as a RAuxAF Medical Reserve Unit.
2003 – Deployed to Iraq as an Aeromedical Surgical Support Unit.