UK Mobile Air Movements Squadron

"Swift to move"

A swift symbolises the rapidity at which the Squadron can respond to duty, by deploying military power to any part of the globe.


The UK Mobile Air Movements Squadron falls under 1 Air Mobility Wing of the Support Force.  The Squadron enables mobile movements capability, by processing, loading, and unloading freight and personnel from aircraft. 

The Squadron maintains five mobile teams comprising Trade Group 18 Logistics (Movements) personnel, each led by a Junior Officer from the Logistics Branch.  They also provide specialist personnel to meet exercise and operational tasking, capable of deploying in as little as 2 hours notice.



UK Mobile Air Movements Squadron is based at RAF Wittering.