505 Squadron RAuxAF

General Support Squadron, deploying reservists to support the RAF at home and worldwide.


  • Based at RAF St Mawgan
  • Recruits a wide range of specialists within South West England
  • Squadron personnel include direct entrants with no previous military experience, ex-Regular personnel (from any Service), and those with skills directly transferable from civilian life
  • Is the newest RAF Reserve squadron


2016 - 505 Squadron was formed as the only RAF reserve Squadron in the South West of England.

Battle honours

505 Squadron does not have any Battle Honours at this time.


505 Squadron, RAF St Mawgan, Newquay, Cornwall, TR8 4HP

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For recruitment enquiries, please phone: 0345 606 9069

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