Pollution Control South
H.M. Coastguard


Key Facts

Short Name:
Nickname: unknown
Main Role: Maritime pollution patrol
Secondary Role: -
First Formed: 1988
Parent Unit: HMCG HQ
Current Status: Active


One aircraft based at Coventry Airport. The Cessna 402 was replaced by a Cessna F406 fitted with a much more comprehensive sensor suite in 1996. Operated by Air Atlantique (Atlantic Aviation Ltd) – now called Reconnaissance Ventures Ltd (RVL).

Subordinate Units



Type Qty Service Example Serials
Cessna 402 Utiliner 1 1988 – 1995   G-MPCU
Cessna F406 Caravan II 1 1996 – Present   G-TURF

Unit Markings



Main Bases

Base Duration
Coventry Airport 1988 – Present


None at present.

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