No. 16 Flight AAC

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16 Flight
Gazelle1 edit1.jpg
A Westland Gazelle similar to those operated by 16 Flight
Active ? - ca. 2000
Disbanded ca. 2000
Country Britain
Branch Army Air Corps
Role Liaison
Size up to six helicopters
Garrison/HQ Dhekelia, Cyprus
Aircraft flown
Utility helicopter Westland Gazelle AH.1

16 Flight AAC was an independent flight within the British Army's Army Air Corps. It appears to have initially been formed in 1961, and operated in Aden and Borneo.[1] Reformed circa 1982, it was based at Dhekelia in Cyprus,[2] It operated in support of Army units based there. The unit operated Westland Gazelle AH.1 helicopters.

The unit was disbanded in 2000.[citation needed] Its role was taken by No. 84 Squadron RAF.



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