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405 (Darlington) Squadron
Squadron crest
Address: Bradford Armoury TAVR Centre, Neasham Road, Darlington, Co. Durham DL1 4DF
Grid Ref: NZ297135
Command Structure
Commanding Officer: FO Iain McNeill
Wing: Central and East Yorkshire Wing
Wing HQ: RAF Topcliffe
Parade Nights
Monday 19:00 - 21:30
Thursday 19:00- 21:30


405 (Darlington) Squadron is a squadron of the Air Training Corps, based in Darlington, Co. Durham.

Command Structure[]

The squadron is part of Central and East Yorkshire Wing along with twenty-seven other squadrons. The current commanding officer is Flying Officer Iain McNeill

Parade Nights[]

The squadron parades between 19:15 and 21:30 every Monday and Thursday night in the upper story of the Cadet Forces premises, located behind the main building of Bradford Armoury TAVR Centre, Neasham Road in Darlington.


Back in the 1960s and 1970s, the squadron was in Durham Wing, it met on Monday and Wednesday nights, in a single-storey prefab building behind the main building. It helped to form Bishop Auckland squadron. There was a separate Girls Venture Corps squadron for a time.