Squadron History



921 Squadron
Heavier-than-air Composite Air Squadron [VC 921] (1953-59)

Formed as VC 921 under the US system of numbering in September 1953. It later disbanded in March 1959 when the unit became redundant under the re-organization arrangements for reserve aviation.

Role: Served as one of the RCN's Reserve Training squadrons. Its primary function was the training of Reserve pilots. They often came from other facets of service hoping to become a pilot, civilian-qualified pilots doing military conversion and even ex-service pilots wishing to maintain their proficiency.

Aircraft Flown: North American Harvard , Beechcraft Expeditor

Home Base: Kingston, ON [HMCS Cataraqui]

Ships Served On: N/A

Colours: N/A

Motto: N/A