Blazon: A Flash of Lightning Gules and a Chain Or grasped by two Gauntlets Argent in saltire

Link: The flash of lightning and chain grasped by gauntlets symbolises the station’s main function which is to receive and test the constituent elements of mobile radar convoys.

Date of Issue: June 1954

Motto: Test and prove

History: Formed as No 16 Balloon Centre on 1 September 1939, was renamed RAF Station Norton on 1 June 1943 and closed on 31 January 1965

Sponsored by Just wood and dedicated to all who served at RAF Station Norton