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126 Squadron, Republic of Singapore Air Force
Service history
Active 1996 – Present
Role Transport, Search and rescue
Motto "Ready and Able"
Insignia Cougar

The 126 Squadron "Cougar" is a helicopter squadron of the Republic of Singapore Air Force. The squadron goes by the motto "Ready and Able", with the Cougar adopted as the squadron's motif.

Unit HistoryEdit

Formed initially on 16 Sep 1992 at Sembawang Air Base, the 126 SQN consisted of newly purchased Cougar helicopters, which were an upgraded version of the Super Puma helicopters then used by its sister squadron – 125 SQN. The squadron is based at Oakey Airbase, supporting the SAF's training need in Australia.[1]

Aircraft operatedEdit

  1. 12× AS532UL Cougars (1996–present)

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