No. 658 Squadron AAC

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No. 658 Squadron AAC
Active 1 Sept 2013 - Present
Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Branch United Kingdom Army Air Corps
Type Joint unit
Role Special forces aviation support
Garrison/HQ Credenhill Barracks
Aircraft flown
Helicopter Eurocopter AS365N3 Dauphin II
Westland Gazelle AH1

No. 658 Squadron AAC is a squadron of the British Army's Army Air Corps.

The squadron is now operational after a renaming of 8 Flight AAC.

History[edit]

Main article: No. 658 Squadron RAF

Current use[edit]

The squadron was represented by 658 Squadron of 7 (Volunteer) Regiment, Army Air Corps.[citation needed]

This Squadron is no longer under 7 AAC[citation needed] but was renamed from 8 Flight AAC as of 1 September 2013.[1]

Aircraft operated[edit]

From To Aircraft Variant Notes
1 September 2013 Present Eurocopter AS365N3 Dauphin II [1]
1 September 2013 Present Westland Gazelle AH1 [1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Gary Parsons (January 2014). "News briefs". AirForces Monthly (Stamford: Key Publishing): pg.7. 

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