RAF 56 Sqd Phantom's

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Motto: QUID SI COELUM RUAT
WHAT IF HEAVEN FALLS

 

F3 Lightning component disbanded 8th July 1976 at RAF Wattisham

Sqd Converted to the Phantom FGR2 in March 1976 along side the Lightnings

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FGR2 XV424 NATO 30th Anniversary

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FGR2 XV464/B

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FGR2 XV426/P

56 Sqd Disbanded 30th June 1992, like their  Phoenix they were reborn the next day with Tornado F3's at RAF Coningsby as the F3 Operational Conversion Unit

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