|Main Role:||Search and Rescue|
|Parent Unit:||HMCG HQ|
Caernarfon was one of the new bases established under the ten-year UK SAR contract awarded to Bristow Helicopters in March 2013. It is the home for two Sikorsky S-92 search and rescue helicopters. The first helicopter arrived in May 2015. The facility was officially opened on 8 July 2015, but had already become operational on 1 July 2015. The service is available 24 hours a day.
|Sikorsky S-92||2||7 May 2015||G-MCGJ|
|Caernarfon Airport, Gwynedd||May 2015 – Present|
None at present.
- 1st Bristow Search and Rescue Helicopter Arrives in Caernarfon
- Caernarfon Search and Rescue Helicopter Service Launch Marked in Ceremony
To be added.