No. 629 Squadron RAF

Summary

No. 629 squadron
Active1999
CountryUnited Kingdom United Kingdom
BranchEnsign of the Royal Air Force.svg Royal Auxiliary Air Force
Typenon-flying squadron
RoleHelicopter Support

No. 629 Squadron RAuxAF was a non-flying squadron of the Royal Auxiliary Air Force formed in 1999 for "Helicopter Support".[1]

For the period April to September 1939, "No. 629 (Chiltern) Squadron" of the Auxiliary Air Force was allocated the Squadron Code LQ for use by the squadron, were it to be formed, but this did not happen.[2]

References

Notes

  1. ^ No 605 - 610 Squadron Histories, Air of Authority Archived 2 September 2009 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ RAFWeb's Air of Authority on page Nos. 621 - 650 Squadron Histories

Bibliography

  • Halley, James J. The Squadrons of the Royal Air Force & Commonwealth, 1918-1988. Tonbridge, Kent, UK: Air Britain (Historians) Ltd., 1988. ISBN 0-85130-164-9.
  • Jefford, C.G. RAF Squadrons, a Comprehensive Record of the Movement and Equipment of all RAF Squadrons and their Antecedents since 1912. Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK: Airlife Publishing, 2001. ISBN 1-84037-141-2.

External links

  • Squadron histories and more for nos. 621-650 squadron on rafweb