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435 Transport and Rescue Squadron
Information
Role Transport
Aircraft Operated C-130 Hercules
Home Station 17 Wing Winnipeg
Motto "Certi Provehendi" ("Determined to deliver")
History
Date Founded 1944
Badge Chinthe
Notable Battle Honours Burma, 1944-45.

435 Transport and Rescue Squadron is a Canadian Forces (formerly a Royal Canadian Air Force) squadron based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

This squadron flies the Lockheed CC-130 Hercules tanker/transport in the airlift search and rescue roles. In addition, 435 Squadron is the only Canadian Forces Air Command squadron equipped and trained to conduct air-to-air refueling of fighter aircraft in support of operational and training activities at home and abroad.


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