ⓘ 819 Naval Air Squadron

                                     

ⓘ 819 Naval Air Squadron

Along with No. 815 Squadron, it performed the successful night attack on the Italian fleet at Taranto on 11 November 1940. The attack was performed with Swordfish torpedo bombers from the aircraft carrier Illustrious.

Recently, 819 HAS6 operated sea kings from HMS Gannet prestwick airport. Consists of two flights, support ships RFA and one flight of the SAR. In 2001, 819 NAS was decommissioned, his flight SAR goes in and now the sea HU5 kings. Gannet SAR flight was one of the busiest SAR flights in the UK and holds the record for most callouts in one year. He retired on 1 January 2016 in the framework of the contractorisation of military SAR.

                                     
  • August 1989 and its aircraft were transferred to 819 Naval Air Squadron at Prestwick. 824 Naval Air Squadron reformed on 2 June 2000 at RNAS Culdrose, equipped
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