406 "City of Saskatoon" Maritime Operational Training Squadron is a Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) unit of the Canadian Armed Forces. Based at 12 Wing Shearwater since 1972, it is responsible for crew training on the Sikorsky CH-124 Sea King helicopter. The squadron was formed during World War II as part of RAF Fighter Command.

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  • 406 "City of Saskatoon" Maritime Operational Training Squadron is a Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) unit of the Canadian Armed Forces. Based at 12 Wing Shearwater since 1972, it is responsible for crew training on the Sikorsky CH-124 Sea King helicopter. The squadron was formed during World War II as part of RAF Fighter Command. (en)
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  • * France and Germany 1944-45
  • * France and Germany 1944-1945
  • * Normandy 1944
  • * Biscay 1944
  • * Defence of Britain 1941-45
  • * English Channel & North Sea
  • * Fortress Europe 1943-44
  • * Rhine Biscay Ports 1944
  • * Defence of Britain 1941-1945
  • * Fortress Europe 1943-1944
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  • HU (1941–1945)
  • Lynx saliente affronte
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  • We Kill By Night
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  • Ground attack (1944–45)
  • Helicopter training (1972-present)
  • Light transport/Search & Rescue (1958-64)
  • Night interception (1941–44)
  • Tactical bombing/army co-operation (1947–58)
  • Ground attack (1944–1945)
  • Light transport/Search & Rescue (1958-1964)
  • Night interception (1941–1944)
  • Tactical bombing/army co-operation (1947–1958)
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  • B-25 Mitchell (en)
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  • Mosquito (en)
  • Blenheim (en)
  • Beaufighter (en)
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  • Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclone (en)
  • CH-124 Sea King (en)
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  • CP-121 Tracker (en)
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  • Harvard (en)
  • T-33 Silver Star (en)
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  • C-45 Expeditor (en)
  • CSR-123 Otter (en)
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  • * Defence of Britain 1941-45 * English Channel & North Sea * Fortress Europe 1943-44 * France and Germany 1944-45 * Rhine Biscay Ports 1944 * Normandy 1944 * Biscay 1944 (en)
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  • * Defence of Britain 1941-1945 * English Channel & North Sea * Fortress Europe 1943-1944 * France and Germany 1944-1945 * Rhine Biscay Ports 1944 * Normandy 1944 * Biscay 1944 (en)
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  • Canada (en)
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  • Home base (en)
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  • HU (en)
  • Lynx saliente affronte (en)
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  • Squadron Badge (en)
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  • Squadron Code (en)
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  • We Kill By Night (en)
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  • Lynx Squadron (en)
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  • Ground attack (en)
  • Helicopter training (en)
  • Light transport/Search & Rescue (en)
  • Night interception (en)
  • Tactical bombing/army co-operation (en)
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  • 406 "City of Saskatoon" Maritime Operational Training Squadron is a Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) unit of the Canadian Armed Forces. Based at 12 Wing Shearwater since 1972, it is responsible for crew training on the Sikorsky CH-124 Sea King helicopter. The squadron was formed during World War II as part of RAF Fighter Command. (en)
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  • Lynx Squadron (en)
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