After me, the flood
On a roundel, a wall in fesse, fracted by three flashes of lightning in pile and issuant from the breach water proper - approved by King George VI in March 1944. The broken dam is indicative of the successful attack on the dams in May 1943.
- Will be based at RAF Marham from mid-2018
- One of the most famous RAF squadrons following the Dambusters Raid.
- Former aircraft flown include Lancaster, Vulcan B.2 and Tornado GR1.
- The RAF's first multi-role supersonic stealth aircraft.
1943 - Formed at RAF Scampton.
1943 - Carried out strikes against Dams in the Ruhr Valley using the Barnes Wallis 'bouncing bomb'.
1982 - Stood up as a Tornado GR1 unit.
2003 - Flew the RAF's first operational mission using Storm Shadow.
2011 - Took part in Operation ELLAMY.