5 Squadron
Royal Bahraini Navy

 

Key Facts

Short Name:
Nickname: unknown
Main Role: Patrol/SAR
Secondary Role: Transport/Anti-shipping
First Formed: 1994
Parent Unit: Helicopter Wing
Current Status: Active

History

Number 5 Squadron was formed in 1994 to operate the MBB Bo 105CBS-4. This is the only helicopter unit of the Royal Bahraini Navy. The unit forms part of the Helicopter Wing at Rifa’a Air Base.

Aircraft

Type Qty Service Example Serials
Bo 105CBS-4 2 1994 – Present 511

Unit Markings

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Main Bases

Base Duration
Rifa’a AB 1994 – Present

More Information

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