Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Free
Faster access than browser!
 

701 Naval Air Squadron

+ Save concept

701 Naval Air Squadron was a Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm squadron, formed on 24 May 1939, that saw service during the Second World War. [1]

28 relations: Airspeed Oxford, Allied invasion of Sicily, Avro Anson, Beechcraft Model 17 Staggerwing, Beechcraft Model 18, Blackburn Shark, De Havilland Dragon Rapide, De Havilland Tiger Moth, Fairey Seal, Fairey Swordfish, Fleet Air Arm, Harstad, Hawker Hart, Kent, Malta, No. 201 Group RAF, North American T-6 Texan, Operation Weserübung, RAF Kalafrana, Reykjavík, Royal Navy, Supermarine Seafire, Supermarine Walrus, Tonbridge, United Kingdom, Westland Whirlwind (helicopter), Westland WS-51 Dragonfly, World War II.

Airspeed Oxford

The Airspeed AS.10 Oxford was a twin-engine monoplane aircraft developed and manufactured by Airspeed.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Airspeed Oxford · See more »

Allied invasion of Sicily

The Allied invasion of Sicily, codenamed Operation Husky, was a major campaign of World War II, in which the Allies took the island of Sicily from the Axis powers (Italy and Nazi Germany).

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Allied invasion of Sicily · See more »

Avro Anson

The Avro Anson is a British twin-engined, multi-role aircraft built by the aircraft manufacturer Avro.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Avro Anson · See more »

Beechcraft Model 17 Staggerwing

The Beechcraft Model 17 Staggerwing is an American biplane with an atypical negative wing stagger (the lower wing is farther forward than the upper wing), that first flew in 1932.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Beechcraft Model 17 Staggerwing · See more »

Beechcraft Model 18

The Beechcraft Model 18 (or "Twin Beech", as it is also known) is a 6- to 11-seat, twin-engined, low-wing, tailwheel light aircraft manufactured by the Beech Aircraft Corporation of Wichita, Kansas.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Beechcraft Model 18 · See more »

Blackburn Shark

The Blackburn Shark was a British carrier-borne torpedo bomber built by the Blackburn Aircraft company in England.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Blackburn Shark · See more »

Christmas

Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Christmas · See more »

Christmas and holiday season

The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Christmas and holiday season · See more »

Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Christmas Eve · See more »

Christmas traditions

Christmas traditions vary from country to country.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Christmas traditions · See more »

De Havilland Dragon Rapide

The de Havilland DH.89 Dragon Rapide was a 1930s short-haul biplane airliner developed and produced by British aircraft company de Havilland.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and De Havilland Dragon Rapide · See more »

De Havilland Tiger Moth

The de Havilland DH.82 Tiger Moth is a 1930s biplane designed by Geoffrey de Havilland and built by the de Havilland Aircraft Company.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and De Havilland Tiger Moth · See more »

Fairey Seal

The Fairey Seal was a British carrier-borne spotter-reconnaissance aircraft, operated in the 1930s.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Fairey Seal · See more »

Fairey Swordfish

The Fairey Swordfish was a biplane torpedo bomber designed by the Fairey Aviation Company.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Fairey Swordfish · See more »

Fleet Air Arm

The Fleet Air Arm (FAA) is the branch of the British Royal Navy responsible for the operation of naval aircraft.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Fleet Air Arm · See more »

Harstad

is the second-most populated municipality in Troms county, Norway.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Harstad · See more »

Hawker Hart

The Hawker Hart was a British two-seater biplane light bomber aircraft of the Royal Air Force (RAF).

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Hawker Hart · See more »

Kent

Kent is a county in South East England and one of the home counties.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Kent · See more »

Malta

Malta, officially known as the Republic of Malta (Repubblika ta' Malta), is a Southern European island country consisting of an archipelago in the Mediterranean Sea.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Malta · See more »

New Year

New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and New Year · See more »

New Year's Day

New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and New Year's Day · See more »

New Year's Eve

In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and New Year's Eve · See more »

No. 201 Group RAF

No.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and No. 201 Group RAF · See more »

North American T-6 Texan

The North American Aviation T-6 Texan is an American single-engined advanced trainer aircraft used to train pilots of the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF), United States Navy, Royal Air Force, and other air forces of the British Commonwealth during World War II and into the 1970s.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and North American T-6 Texan · See more »

Operation Weserübung

Operation Weserübung was the code name for Germany's assault on Denmark and Norway during the Second World War and the opening operation of the Norwegian Campaign.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Operation Weserübung · See more »

RAF Kalafrana

RAF Kalafrana was a seaplane operations centre on the southernmost tip of Malta between 1917 and 1946, when it was transferred to the Royal Navy.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and RAF Kalafrana · See more »

Reykjavík

Reykjavík is the capital and largest city of Iceland.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Reykjavík · See more »

Royal Navy

The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's naval warfare force.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Royal Navy · See more »

Supermarine Seafire

The Supermarine Seafire was a naval version of the Supermarine Spitfire adapted for operation from aircraft carriers.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Supermarine Seafire · See more »

Supermarine Walrus

The Supermarine Walrus (originally known as the Supermarine Seagull V) was a British single-engine amphibious biplane reconnaissance aircraft designed by R. J. Mitchell and first flown in 1933.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Supermarine Walrus · See more »

Tonbridge

Tonbridge is a historic market town in the English county of Kent.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Tonbridge · See more »

United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and United Kingdom · See more »

Westland Whirlwind (helicopter)

The Westland Whirlwind helicopter was a British licence-built version of the U.S. Sikorsky S-55/H-19 Chickasaw.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Westland Whirlwind (helicopter) · See more »

Westland WS-51 Dragonfly

The Westland WS-51 Dragonfly helicopter was built by Westland Aircraft and was a licence-built version of the American Sikorsky S-51.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and Westland WS-51 Dragonfly · See more »

World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and World War II · See more »

2018

2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and 2018 · See more »

2019

2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.

New!!: 701 Naval Air Squadron and 2019 · See more »

Redirects here:

No. 701 (Catapult) Flight FAA, No. 701 Squadron FAA.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/701_Naval_Air_Squadron

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »