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Army air Corps Squadron 657

657 Squadron, a sub unit of 9 Regiment, Army Air Corps, are based at RAF Odiham and form part of the Joint Special Forces Aviation Wing (JSFAW) along with 658 Sqn AAC and 7 Squadron RAF.

657 Sqn developed their special forces support role in the late nineties, culminating in its move to Odiham from Dishforth Airfield. AAC 657 Sqn operate Lynx AH.7, and more recently, MK9a helicopters in support of UKSF. The Lynx is a dual role attack/utility helicopter also once operated by the Commando Helicopter Force (the CHF have now transitioned to the Wildcat AH.1)

more information on the Lynx AH.7

657 Squadron Operations

Photos of 657 Squadron Lynx AH7s:


657 insignia AAC 657 Squadron Info

motto : "Per Terras Perque Caelum"
(By Land and Sky)
based at : RAF Odiham
aircraft : Lynx AH.7 Helicopters


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