Gloster Meteor Squadrons of the RAF

Day Fighter Squadrons
Night Fighter Squadrons
Day and Night overlap
Reconnaissance Squadrons

Day Fighter Squadrons

 

F Mk.1

F Mk.3

F Mk.4

F Mk.8

1

 

1946-47

1948-50

1950-55

19

 

 

1951

1951-56

29

 

 

1951

 

34

 

 

 

1954-55

41

 

 

1951

1951-55

43

 

 

1949-50

1950-54

54

 

 

 

1952-55

56

 

1946-48

1948-50

1950-55

63

 

1948

1948-51

1950-57

64

 

 

1950-51

1951-57

65

 

 

1950-51

1951-57

66

 

1946-48

1948-51

1950-53

72

 

 

 

1952-56

74

 

1945-48

1947-50

1950-57

85

 

 

1951-52

 

91

 

1946-47

1947

 

92

 

1947-48

1948-50

1950-54

111

 

 

 

1953-55

124

 

1945-46

 

 

222

 

1945-48

1947-48

1950-54

234

 

1946

 

 

245

 

1945-48

1947-50

1950-57

247

 

 

 

1952-55

257

 

1946-48

1947-50

1950-55

263

 

1945-48

1947-54

1950-55

266

 

1946-48

1948-49

 

500

 

1948-51

1951-52

1951-57

504

 

1945

1949-52

1952-57

600

 

 

1950-52

1951-57

601

 

 

 

1952-57

604

 

 

 

1952-57

609

 

 

1950-51

1951-57

610

 

 

1951-52

1952-57

611

 

 

1951-52

1951-57

615

 

 

1950-51

1951-57

616

1944-45

1945, 49-51

1951

1951-57

 

1

17

27

30

Night Fighter Squadrons

 

NF Mk.11

NF Mk.12

NF Mk.13

NF Mk.14

5

1959-60

 

 

 

11

1959-62

 

 

 

25

 

1954-59

 

1954-59

29

1951-57

1958

 

 

33

 

 

 

1957-58

39

 

 

1953-58

 

46

 

1954-56

 

1954-56

60

 

 

 

1959-61

63

 

 

 

 

64

 

1956-58

 

1956-58

68

1952-59

 

 

 

72

 

1956-59

 

1956-59

85

1951-54

1954-58

 

1954-58

87

1952-57

 

 

 

96

1952-59

 

 

 

125

1955-56

 

 

 

141

1951-55

 

 

 

151

1953-55

 

 

 

152

 

1954-58

 

1954-58

153

 

1955-58

 

1955-58

219

1952-53

 

1953-54

 

256

1952-59

 

 

 

264

1951-54

 

 

1954-57

527

1953-55

 

 

 

 

14

8

2

10

Day and Night Operators

 

F Mk.4

F Mk.8

NF Mk.11

NF Mk.12

NF Mk.14

29

1951

 

1951-57

1958

 

64

1950-51

1951-57

 

1956-58

1956-58

72

 

1952-56

 

1956-59

1956-59

85

1951-52

 

1951-54

1954-58

1954-58

 

F.4

F.8

NF.11

NF.12

NF.14

Reconnaissance Squadrons

 

FR Mk.9

PR Mk.10

2

1950-56

1951

8

1958-61

 

13

 

1952-56

79

1951-56

 

81

 

1953-61

208

1951-58

 

541

 

1950-57

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How to cite this article: Rickard, J (13 February 2008), Gloster Meteor Squadrons of the RAF, http://www.historyofwar.org/articles/weapons_gloster_meteor_squadrons.html

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