460 Squadron
Cyprus Air Command


Key Facts

Short Name:
Nickname: 460 Mira
Main Role: Search & Rescue
Secondary Role: Utility
First Formed: 2011
Parent Unit: Air Force HQ
Current Status: Active


460 Mira Elikopteran was formed in 2011 to operate the AW139 in the search and Rescue role.

Subordinate Units



Type Qty Service Example Serials
AW139 2 2011 – Present 701, 702

Unit Markings



Main Bases

Base Duration
Lakatamia Air Base 2011 – Present


None currently available.

More Information


  • European Air Forces Directory 2012/13 (Mach III Publishing)

Other Sources

To be added.

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