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Old 10 November 2015, 06:45
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Lightbulb UK rescue squadrons to relocate to Italy

That didn't last long! Now the RQS's can get used to the Friuli Venezia Giulia Region of northern Italy!

UK rescue squadrons to relocate to Italy

11/6/2015 - RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany -- The U.S. Air Force announced today that the 56th and 57th Rescue Squadrons from RAF Lakenheath, UK are relocating to Aviano Air Base, Italy starting in 2017.

These squadrons of aircraft, aircrew, Guardian Angel Weapons Systems and support personnel will relocate to Aviano Air Base starting in fiscal year 2017. This includes five HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopters and approximately 350 personnel in an effort to establish an enduring Personnel Recovery location within Europe.

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