444 Combat Support Squadron

Squadron Badge

Depicts a cobra, ready to strike.

Currently equipped with three CH-146 Griffon helicopters, 444 Combat Support Squadron’s primary mission is to provide rapid response to local emergencies during flight operations and military exercises taking place at 5 Wing. In its utility role the squadron carries out tasks such as range support and assistance to civil authorities. And the Griffons may be employed in other secondary missions, including search and rescue (as can almost all Canadian Armed Forces aircraft).

Aircraft

Motto

STRIKE SWIFT STRIKE SURE

History

The complete squadron history can be found on the Department of National Defence's Directorate of History and Heritage webpage.

Our Contact Details

444 Combat Support Squadron
5 Wing Goose Bay
PO Box 7002 Station A
Happy Valley, NF AOP 1SO