Thou mayst break but shall not bend me
A maple leaf - approved by HM King George VI in June 1937. It commemorates the Squadron's close links with the Canadian Corps during WWI.
- Based at RAF Waddington, hub of the RAF's Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquistion and Reconnaissance fleet
- Took part in observation and rescue sorties after the devastating 1935 Quetta earthquake
- Aircraft flown have included the Avro 504, Wapiti, Lightning F6 and the Tornado F3
- Joined in the search in Nigeria for the 200 missing school girls taken by Boko Haram
1913 - Formed at Farnborough.
1990 – V(Fighter) and 29(Fighter) Sqn were the first RAF units to deploy to the Gulf.
2004 - Reformed with the Sentinel at RAF Waddington.
2011 - Played a vital role in Operation ELLAMY in Libya.