Awarded: December 1937

Blazon: A Markhor’s head affrontee Azure.

Link: The head of a Kubuli Markhor was adopted in 1923 as a reference to the Khyber Pass near to where the unit was stationed.

Motto: Latin: Per ardua ad aethera tendo – I strive through difficulty to the sky.

History: Formed Gosport 30 April 1916

Sponsored by the Sixty Squadron Dinner Club in Memory of all those who have flown with the  Squadron and the Ground Crew who supported them.

Battle Honours: 1. Western Front 1916-18. 2. Somme 1916. 3. Hindenburg Line. 4. Burma 1941-42. 5. Malaya 1941-42. 6. Arakan 1942-44 7. Manipur 1944. 8. Burma 1944-45. 9. Arras. 10.Somme 1918. 11. North Burma 1944.