Operational Deployments Involving either FEAF, NEAF or UK MAMS and the Movements Trade.

 

Start Date

End Date

Op Name

Location

Notes

Jan-62

Dec-66

Op Ale

Borneo

Support to Forces during the Borneo Emergency

Dec-64

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Op Hillclimb

Penang

Support to Royal Engineers building a radar post in Penang

29-Nov-65

01-Nov-66

Zambian Oil Lift

Zambia

Airlift of Oil to Zambia during Rhodesian embargo

26-Aug-66

01-Sep-66

Op Aloa

Zambia

Withdrawal of British Forces from Zambia

Oct-66

Nov-66

Op Tigerbalm

Labuan

Withdrawal of 23 Sqn and Whirlwind helicopters from Labuan

Dec-66

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Op Sentinel Rose

Saigon

Uplift of US radar system ex-loan to British forces. 

Jan-67

Mar-67

Op Fino / Crown

Leong Nok Tha, Thailand

Support to Royal Engineers building an airfield in far NE Thailand, close to the Mekong River. 

Feb-67

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Belize Hurricane

Belize

Relief supplies to Belize after Hurricane

Mar-67

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Op Carnivorous

Batu Pahat

Troop lift to a LZ in Malaya

Mar-67

Apr-67

Ghurkha Relief 

Nepal

Relief aid to Nepal

Aug-67

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Vietnam Relief Supply

Saigon

OXFAM/Catholic Relief Services Airlift.

06-Nov-67

24-Nov-67

Aden Evacuation

Bahrain

Sqn Ldr Bill Jacobs and 6 full teams deployed to Muharraq to assist with the final withdrawal of personnel and equipment from Khormaksar.

01-Jan-68

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Mauritius

Ghurkha peace-intervention force deployment.  Post-independence internal troubles. 

22-Mar-68

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Torrey Canyon Oil Disaster

Edinburgh

Movement of oil dispersants

28-May-68

30-May-68

Op Ephod

Bermuda

Deployment of 1st Royal Innsikilling Btn to maintain civil order after riots

07-Jul-68

29-Jul-68

Op Rustle

North Norway

 

Mar-69

Feb-70

Op Sheepskin

Antigua

Antigua - Fg Off Ray Clarke plus 2 
Anguilla - Fg Off Richard Green plus 2

Provision of Air Movements organisation during political unrest in Anguilla

Kindley. Cpl A McMaster plus 1 airlift of 46 Sqn (Andover) pack ups from Kindley to Coolidge in the Bahamas using Hercules tasks 3664 and 3665.

15-Aug-69

26-Aug-69

Op Spearhead

Northern Ireland

Troop reinforcement to NI

01-Sep-69

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Op Knockabout

Norway

 

02-Apr-70

24-Apr-70

Earthquake Relief

Eskishir

Relief supplies to Turkey after earthquake

30-May-70

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Flood Relief

Bucharest

Relief supplies to Romania after flooding

28-Jun-70

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Op Marginal

Northern Ireland

Troop reinforcement to NI

21-Sep-70

08-Oct-70

Op Shoveller

Jordan

Troop deployment during Jordanian Civil War

19-Jun-71

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Famine Relief

Calcutta

Fg Off Knight plus 8. Relief supplies to East Pakistan during famine / flooding

03-Aug-71

08-Aug-71

Op Four Square

Northern Ireland

Troop reinforcement to NI

Sep-71

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Op Sellar

Topcliffe

Fg Offs Gerry Keyworth and Pete Simpson plus 6. Deployment of 37 Sqn RAF Regt to Aldergrove

Nov-71

Jul-07

Op Banner

Northern Ireland

Military support to civil powers

08-Dec-71

13-Dec-71

Op Hamish

Karachi / Chuklala W Pakistan

Evacuation of refugees during the Indo - Pakistan war. UKMAMS Flt Lt Norrie Radcliffe, SACs Bob Thacker, Hugh Curran and Troop Smith. NEAF MAMS Fg Off Frank Holmes, Cpl Colin Allen, SACs Charlie Marlow, Keith Parker. Evacuation of British Nationals from Karachi and Chuklala (Rawlpindi) to RAF Masirah. FEAF MAMS were also evacuating at the same time from East Pakistan (Bangladesh)

Jan-72

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Guatemalan threat

British Honduras

Troop  reinforcements to Belize

05-Jan-72

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Op Chiffon

Malta

Flt Lt Roger Wood, Fg Off Pete Simpson plus 11. Deployment of 38Gp Tactical Comms Wing to Malta in preparation of the British withdrawal.

Apr-72

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Op Sedburgh

Majunga (Madagascar)

Fg Off Gerry Keyworth, FS Bob Hope, Sgt DK Henderson, Cpl Jimmy Jones, SAC's Tim Newstead and Ian Place. Withdrawl of RAF detachment from Majunga, Madascar.

28-Jul-72

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Op Glasscutter

Germany

Wildenrath - Flt Lt Norrie Radcliffe, 4 Officers and 21 other ranks. Deployment of heavy plant equipment for Royal Engineers from Germany to Northern Ireland

Gutersloh - Flt Lt Alan Walker, 4 Officers and 21 other ranks. Deployment of 1st Btn Queens Own Highlanders, 1st Btn Royal Green Jackets and 27 Regt RCT from Germany to Northern Ireland.

28-Jul-72

31-Jul-72

Op Motorman

Northern Ireland

Troop reinforcement to NI

10-Aug-72

16-Aug-72

Op Delivery Boy

Scottish Isle

Provide aid to Scottish Isles

26-Dec-72

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Earthquake Relief

Managua

Relief supplies to Nicaragua after earthquake

29-Jan-73

06-Feb-73

Relief Supplies

Khartoum

Flt Lt Gus Hatter, Sgt Ross McKerron, FS Roy Armstrong, JT Gordon Gourdie and SAC Bob Tring. Delivery of food aid to to Juba in support of famine relief.

29-Jan-73

06-Feb-73

Op Sahel Cascade

Senegal / Sahel Central Africa

Airlift of grain from Senegal to Central Africa. Team included Flt Lt Gus Hatter, Sgt Ross McKerron, FS Roy Armstrong, JT Gordon Gourdie and SAC Bob Tring. Delivery of food aid to to Juba in support of famine relief.

24-Feb-73

11-Apr-73

Op Khana Cascade

Nepal

Relief supplies and airdrops in Nepal 

07-Apr-73

13-Apr-73

Flood Relief

Algiers

Relief supplies to Algiers after floods

Jul-73

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Red Cross Relief

Phnom Penh

Fg Off Tim Leaning with Cpl Dave Wilkin and JT Ted Moore were returning from task 310 at Nandi, Fiji when their Belfast, flight number 9496 was diverted from Tengah, Singapore, to Phnom Penh with 31,000lbs of 6 man tents. These were loaded by Tengah Air Movements Squadron. On arrival at the Cambodian capital they were met by HE the British Ambassador. Cpl Wilkin erected one tent to the Red Cross authorities how it done.

21-Aug-73

27-Aug-73

Flood Relief

Pakistan

Floods struck Pakistan in August 1973 and it wasn't long before 2 VC10s and 2 Belfasts were on their way to Lahore, loaded with relief supplies. The Pakistani army were in abundance at Lahore Airport to offload the aircraft under the supervision of Fg Off Pete Arnold and his team.

26-Oct-73

31-Oct-73

UN Peacekeepers (Yom Kippur)

Egypt

Movement of UN Peacekeepers after the Yom Kippur war 

27-Oct-73

31-Dec73

Op Lucan

Pakistan / Bangladesh

Sgt Bob Turner and Cpl Hugh Curran. Red Cross operation using Britannias to exchange refugees between Pakistan and Bangladesh after the civil war.

Jul-74

Aug-74

Op Ablaut

Cyprus

Evacuation of British Nationals from Cyprus during Turkish invasion

04-Nov-74

19-Dec-74

Op Nuchal

Belize

Troop reinforcements to Belize - Second Guatemalan emergency

22-Dec-74

Jan-75

Cyclone Tracy Relief

Darwin

Relief supplies to Darwin after cyclone Tracey

08-Sep-75

Nov-75

Angolan Independence

Luanda / Lisbon

Evacuation of refugees during Angolan Independence. UKMAMS provided support to the VC10 used to fly refugees out of Angola. Flt Lt Len Henry at Luanda with FS Terry Alfonso and 4 RAFP. Flt Lt Mike Perks positioned at Lisbon, the reception airfield. Flt Lt Henry was relieved after 5 weeks by Flt Lt Mike Thomas. Flt Lt Gordon Townsend then took ove until the end of the airlift on 1 Nov 1975. Flt Lt Jerry Babbington relieved Flt Lt Perks in Lisbon after 4 weeks. A total of 42 flights carried 5707 passengers.

Jan-06

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Op Tansor

RAF Leuchars

Flt Lt Keith Fellows plus 5. Recovery of personnel and equipment of 55 Sqn Victors from Scotland to Marham

Dec-76

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Earthquake Relief

Van 

Sgt Dixie Dean plus 2. Delivery of earthquake relied supplies to Van in eastern Turkey.

Mar-77

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Red Cross Supplies

Karachi / Masirah

Fg Off Rod Elliott plus 5. Reforce of Air Movs Masirah and delivery of Red Cross supplies to Pakistan

Apr-77

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Op Tansor

RAF Leuchars

Sgt Dave Wilkin plus 2. Recovery of personnel and equipment of 57 Sqn (Victors) to Marham

May-77

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Op Banner

NI

Troop reinforcement to NI

Jul-77

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2nd Belize Emergency

Belize

Troop and RAF Harrier reinforcements to Belize

Dec-77

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Indian Disaster Relief

Bombay

Red Cross vehicles during India disaster relief programme

Dec-77

Jan-78

Firemen's Strike

UK

Provide manpower as fire cover during the Firemen's strike 

23-Mar-78

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Amoco Cadiz

Exeter / Guernsey

Sgt Bob Turner plus 2. Collection of oil dispersant equipment from Exeter and deliver to the Channel Islands for use against the oil spillage from the MV Amoco Cadiz.

31-Aug-78

13-Jun-78

Lebanon Crisis

Fiji / Tel Aviv

Movement of Fijian troops to Israel for peacekeeping duties in Lebanon

Feb-79

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Iranian Civil War

Iran

Evacuation of British nationals from Iran

17-Apr-79

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Earthquake Relief

Titograd 

FS Charlie Grant, Sgt Brian Connellan and Cpl JF Webb. Delivery of earthquake relief supplies from UK to Yugoslavia.

19-Jun-79

21-Jun-79

Flood Relief

Jamaica

Relief supplies to Jamaica after flood

13-Jul-79

01-Aug-79

Relief supplies

Nicaragua / Panama

Relief supplies to Nicaragua during civil war

01-Sep-79

05-Sep-79

Relief Aid

Dominican Replublic

Relief supplies to Dominican Republic. Sgt Brian Conellan plus 2

09-Oct-79

22-Nov-79

Red Cross Relief Supplies

Phnom Penh / Bangkok

Flt Lt Mike Dora, Sgt Trev Edwards, Cpl Bruce Oram and SAC 'Hammy' Thompson. Airlift of Red Cross supplies from Bangkok to Phenom Penh. In the six weeks the team were in-theatre, they managed to move 4 million pounds of freight.

01-Dec-79

31-Mar-80

Op Agila

Rhodesia / Nairobi

Ceasefire observation and disarming guerillas after Rhodesian civil war

12-Jun-80

28-Aug-80

Op Titan

New Hebrides

Movement of Royal Marines during civil unrest

Nov-81

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Op Filibuster

RAF Leuchars

The annual meeting of the NATO nuclear defence committee was hosted twice in UK, Oct 1981 and Oct 1986. The ministers and parties all flew into Leuchars. The 300+ VIPs were then flown by helicopter to Gleneagles where UKMAMS were running a helo landing site. Sqn LDr Charles Cruse, Flt Lt Tony Hamilton, FSs Ian Thompson, Ian Berry, Al Roper. Sgts Ray Noble, Ian Newlands. Cpls Paddy Power, Nige Robinson, Chris Thistle. SACs Martin Read, Tim Pyne, Alec Ross plus 8.

01-Apr-82

Jul-82

Op Corporate
Follow up article

Ascension Island / Falkland Islands

Falklands War

09-Sep-83

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Lebanon Peacekeeping Force

Akrotiri

Fg Off Andy Towler plus 5. At no notice, the standby team were deployed to Lossiemouth, Scotland with the QRA aircraft to deploy a force of Buccaneers from 12 Sqn to Akrotiri to support the multi national peacekeeping force in Lebanon.

Aug-84

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Op Harling

Cairo

Fg Off Steve Heaton plus 2 - deployment of Fleet Clearance Diving Team to Egypt

Nov-84

Dec-85

Op Bushel

Ethiopia

Movement of food during famine

21-Jun-85

03-Jul-85

Medical Relief Supplies

Kathmandu / Colombo

Relief supplies to Nepal

Jan-86

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Op Balsac

Djibouti

Fg Off Bruce Phillips plus 2. Recovery of 142 passengers back to the UK who had been evacuated from Aden on board the Royal Yacht Britannia.

Apr-86

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Op Clover

Gibraltar

Reforce of air defence to Gib after US bombing of Libya

Apr-86

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Op Juvenile

Akrotiri

Reforce of air defence to Akrotiri after US bombing of Libya

Oct -86

Oct-86

 

Mexico

Belize Movs Flight - support to aid agencies and Royal Engineers in Mexico City after an earthquake. Fg Off Richard Green, FS Gordon Black, Cpl Dougie Monk, Cpl Taff Kelly, SACs Dixie Dean, Dutch Holland, Taff Weale, Dinger Bell and Bob Towers,

Nov-86

Oct-86

Op Filibuster

Leuchars

The annual meeting of the NATO nuclear defence committee was hosted twice in UK, Oct 1981 and Oct 1986. The ministers and parties all flew into Leuchars. The VVIPs were then helicoptered to Gleneagles where UKMAMS were running a Helio landing site.

Dec-87

Nov-88

Op Cimnel / Calendar

Dubai

Support for RN Mine sweeping Op in Gulf 

Aug-88

18-Dec-88

Op Fondant

Northern Ireland

Troop reinforcement to NI under Op Banner

Sep-89

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Hurricane Hugo Relief

Montserrat

Relief supplies to Montserrat  after Hurricane

01-Jan-90

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Storm Relief

Dublin / Aberdeen

Movement of Electricity board personnel to repair storm damage 

04-Aug-90

Jun-91

Op Granby

Kuwait / Saudi Arabia / Dubai / Cyprus / Oman / Bahrain 

First Gulf War

Apr-91

Jun-91

Op Haven

Turkey

Deployment of Marines to establish Kurdish safe areas

08-Apr-91

05-May-91

Op Provide Comfort

Incirlik

Air drops of relief aid to Kurdish people in Northern Iraq

May-91

May-03

Op Warden

Adana / Incirlik

Deployment of Jaguars for No fly zone over Northern Iraq

08-Aug-91

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Op Bacton 1

RAF Lyneham

Reception of John McCarthy after his release from Beirut.

24-Sep-91

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Op Bacton 2

RAF Lyneham

Reception of Jackie Mann after his release from Beirut.

18-Nov-91

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Op Bacton 3

RAF Lyneham

Reception of Terry Waite after his release from Beirut.

Apr-92

Jan-98

Op Jural

Dhahran / Bahrain /Al Kharj

No fly zone over Southern Iraq

Apr-02

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UNPORFOR

Belgrade

Deployment of 24 Field Ambulance to Serbia as part of UN Protection Force

Jul-92

 

Op Hampden / Sharpguard

 

Support to Nimrods enforcing embargoes  on Yugoslavia

Jul-92

Jan-96

Op Cheshire

Zagreb / Sarajevo / Ancona

Resupply of Sarajevo

Nov-92

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Op Martock

Luanda Angola

Evacuation of British nationals from Angola

10-Dec-92

01-Mar-93

Op Vigour

Somalia

Relief supplies to Somalia after civil war

27-Jan-93

1-Feb-93

Op Saray

Guatemala

Relief supplies for displaced population

Apr-93

Jan-96

Op Deny Flight

Gioia Del Colle

Air support for Peacekeeping in former Republic of Yugoslavia

09-May-94

14-May-94

Evacuation of Embassies Staff

Saana / Djibouti

Evacuation of various countries Embassy Staff from Yemen during civil war

27-Jul-94

30-Aug-94

Op Gabriel

Rwanda

Deployment of Medical personnel to Rwanda

11-Oct-94

Dec-94

Op Driver

Kuwait

Troop reinforcements  to Kuwait

Apr-95

Aug-95

Op Chantress

Wilkinson Sword award

Luanda/Mbele, Angola

Flt Lt Neil Jones, FS Tony Geerah & Ray Ralph, Sgt Tim Pyne plus 8. Support to the UN operation in Angola.

Jul-95

Dec-03

Op Grapple / Hamden / Occulus

Bosnia - Herzegovina

Peacekeeping in former Republic of Yugoslavia

02-Aug-95

10-Aug-95

Op Harlech

Antigua / Montserrat

Relief supplies after threatened Volcano eruption

Dec-95

Dec-96

Op Resolute

Bosnia

Peacekeeping in former Republic of Yugoslavia

Jan-96

Dec-96

Op Decisive Edge

Gioia Del Colle

Air support for Peacekeeping in former Republic of Yugoslavia

20-Nov-96

27-Nov-96

Op Purposeful

Entebbe

Support to Canberras locating mass graves in Rwanda

Jan-97

Jun-98

Op Lodestar

Split

Peacekeeping in former Republic of Yugoslavia

Jan-97

Apr-97

Op Deliberate Guard

Gioia Del Colle

Air support for Peacekeeping in former Republic of Yugoslavia

Mar-97

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Op Helvin

Albania

Evacuation of British Nationals following civil unrest in Albania.

Apr-97

0May-97

Op Determinant

Brazzaville

Evacuation of British nationals from the Congo civil war

01-Sep-97

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Op Overstudy

Paris - France

Recovery of the body of Diana, Princess of Wales.

Nov-97

Jan-03

Op Bolton / Resinate

Kuwait / Saudia Arabia

No fly zone over Southern Iraq

Feb-98

Jun-98

Op Bolton

Kuwait

Bombing of Iraq

Jun-98

 

Op Defiant Falcon

Gioia Del Colle

Air support for Peacekeeping in former Republic of Yugoslavia

Jul-98

Dec-02

Op Palatine

Bosnia

Continuing support to Peacekeeping forces in Former Yugoslavia (previously Op Lodestar)

01-Aug-98

30-Sep-98

Op Ladbrook

Brazzaville

Evacuation of British nationals from the Congo civil war

01-Feb-99

28-Feb-99

Op Agricola

Kosovo / Macedonia /Greece / France

British contribution to peace keeping forces in Kosovo

Sep-99

Dec-99

Op Langer

Darwin / Dilli

Deployment of troops for peacekeeping duties in East Timor

Nov-99

Jan-00

Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone

Provide Movs assistance to UN Peacekeeping force

Mar-00

Apr-00

Op Barwood

South Africa / Mozambique

Helicopters and relief supplies to Mozambique after severe flooding

Apr-00

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Op Turner

Brindisi

FS Steve Gelder and Cpl Paul Crake. Collection of UN vehicles and freight from Italy for on move to Sierra Leone.

May-00

Jul-02

Op Palliser

Sierra Leone

British military intervention in Sierra Leone following civil war

Jul-00

Oct-00

Op Basilica

Sierra Leone

Support to the British Short-Term Training Team in Sierra Leone

Aug-00

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Kursk rescue

Trondheim

Flt Sgt Sykes, Sgts Robinson and Drake, Cpl Catchpole, SACs Sansome and Butler. Deployment of Submarine Emergency Recovery Team and equipment to Norway in support of attemtp to reach the Soviet submarine Kursk

Oct-00

Nov-00

Op Barrass

Sierra Leone

Support to Forces involved in rescue of captured troops held by Sierra Leonean rebels.

Dec-00

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Op Bandicoot

Bahrain

 

27-Jan 01

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Ahmadabad Earthquake

Ahmadabad, India

Relief supplies after Indian Earthquake

Jan-01

Jun-02

Op Fingal

Afghanistan

Support to the International Stabilisation Force in Afghanistan

Mar-01

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Op Pomme

Puerto Rico

 

Mar-01

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Op Turner

Sierra Leone

UK contribution to UN Assistance Mission in Sierra Leone (UNAMSIL)

May-01

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Op Tenda

Sierra Leone

 

May-01

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Op Argentic

Oman / Bahrain

 

May-01

Jun-01

Op Marco Polo

Florida / Bahamas

Support to RN Sub during trials

Jul-01

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Op Ablate

Banja Luka

Support to UK Forces deployed in Former Yugoslavia

Jul-01

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Op Hacton

Greece / Macedonia

Support to peace keeping troops in Macedonia and Kosovo

Aug-01

Oct-01

Op Bessemer

Macedonia

Support to peace keeping troops in Macedonia and Kosovo

Oct-01

Jul-01

Op Veritas

Afghanistan / Gulf

UK contribution to US Op Enduring Freedom

Dec-01

Mar-02

Op Oracle

Afghanistan

 

Mar-02

Jul-03

Op Jacana

Afghanistan

 

01-Jun-02

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Op Herrick

Afghanistan

Support to the International Stabilisation Force in Afghanistan

01-Nov-02

28-Feb-03

Op Fresco

UK

Fire cover during the Firemen's strike 

Mar-03

 

Op Keeling

Sierra Leone

Flt Sgt Dixon, Cpl Marshall, SACs Eastaugh and Jones. Resupply to units in Sierra Leone

19-Mar-03

22-May-11

Op Telic

Iraq

Support to UK military operations against Saddam Hussein's regime in Iraq 

14-Jun-03

10-Sep-03

Op Coral

Congo

Support to Royal Engineers on stabilisation duties in the Congo

Mar-04

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Op Mercia

Kosovo

 

Mar-04

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Op Juryman

Oman

 

Sep-04

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Op Tarrock

Afghanistan

 

01-Nov-04

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Op Phillis

Cote d'Ivorie

Evacuation of British nationals

01-Jan-05

Feb-05

Op Garron

Far East

Flt Lt Hale, Sgt Eccles, Cpl Atkins, SACs Baker, Persglove and Needham. Aid relief flights following the Tsunami 

Jan-05 ----------------- Op Harmala Dutch Antilles

Flt Sgt Steve Burke, Cpl Woods and SAC Duffy. Royal Navy suport

May-05 ----------------- Op Calicle Pristina

Flt Lt M Clark, Sgt Campbell, Cpl Hebnderson, SACs Collins, Prewatt, Chandler and Anderson.

Jul-05 ----------------- Op Finbar Siauliai / Minsk

Sgt Eccles, Cpl Marshall and SAC Collins. Recovery of Seak King rotor blades from Lithuania and pax from Russia to UK

Aug-05 ----------------- Op Crighton Balad, Iraq

Flt Sgt Armitage, Cpls East and SACs Travers and Harrison. Deployment of Chinook, personnel and equipment to Iraq

05-Aug-05 09-Aug-05 Submarine Rescue Kamchatka, Russia

Flt Sgt Stock, Cpl Morgan, SACs Bristow and Muir. Deployment of UK Submarine Rescue Service from Prestwick to Yelizova Nava / Air Base in Kamchatka, Eastern Russia. The load consisted of 1 tripple, 2 double and 2 single pallets and 7 pax.

01-Sep-05

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Hurricane Katrina

New Orleans

Movement of over 500,000 rations packs to New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina

18-Oct-05

30-Nov-05

Op Maturin

Incirlik / Islamabad

Aid relief flights following the Pakistan earthquake

Jul-06

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Op Highbrow

Akrotiri

Handling of evacuated personnel from Lebanon following Israeli occupation

Jan 10

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Op Unified Response

Haiti

Relief supplies to Haiti following an earthquake

Feb-10

  Earthquake Relief Chile

Relief supplies to Chile following an earthquake

Mar-10 2015 Op Emperor Afghanistan Support to Special Forces

Aug-10

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Pakistan Flood Relief

Minhad / Islamabad

Relief aid to Pakistan following severe floods

Feb-11

 

Op Deference

Libya

Evacuation of British nationals following civil disturbance during "Arab Spring"

23-Mar-11

31-Oct-11

Op Ellamy

Malta / Libya

Support to aircraft supporting rebels in overthrow of Col Gaddafi's regime

May-11

 

Op Kipion

Middle East

Support to RN ships in the Persian Gulf

20-Apr-12

  Op Backwell Somalia Support to the African Union Mission in Somalia

13-Jan-13

Apr-13

Op Newcombe

Mali

Support to deployment of French forces to Mali

11-Nov-13

30-Nov-13

Op Patwin

Minhad / Philippines

Relief aid to the Philippines after Typhoon Haiyan

Dec-13

Jan-14

Op Rotal

France / Central African Republic

Assist deployment of French stabilising forces

Dec-13

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Op Jingler

 

Evacuation of British nationals from Southern Sudan

May-14

Oct-14

Op Azotize

Baltic States

Support to the NATO Baltic Air Policing mission in Estonia

May-14

Oct-14

Op Turus

Nigeria / Chad

UK support to France in anti-insurgency campaign in Mali

Aug-14

 

Op Shader

Iraq

Support to Forces during intervention against ISIL / Daesh

23-Mar-14

13-Nov-15

Op Gritrock

West Africa

Movements support to UK Forces during Ebola epidemic in West Africa

Dec-14

 

Op Toral

Afghanistan

Movements support to UK Forces in Afghanistan

May-15

 

Op Weald

Mediterranean

Movements support to RN ships involved in rescue / deterring refugees crossing the Med

Mar-15   Op Vogul Southern Sudan Support to the UN Mission in Southern Sudan delivering humanitarian assistance, protect civilians and support the cessation of hostilities following civil war.

19-Mar-15

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Op Pennyweight

Vanuatu

Relief aid to Vanuatu following a cyclone

Apr-15 ----------------- Op Layland Nepal Humanitarian aid relief to Nepal after the earthquake in Apr 2015.
Jun-15 ----------------- Op Tailpin Tunisia Evacuation of British nationals wounded and repatriation of those killed in the Sousse terrorist, Tunisia
         
Sep-17   Op Ruman Caribbean Aid relief following Hurricane Irma in the Caribbean
         

 

Were you on a team that deployed on of the operations listed or is there one you on but is not listed? If so, please contact me with your story and I will put the details here for you.