Blazon: In front of a Bridge of three arches Or set upon a base wavy barry Argent/Azure a Peregrine Falcon volant proper

Link: The bridge symbolizes communication and is depicted with three arches in reference to all three Royal Air Force Commands and for the three United Kingdom Armed Services. The aggressive bird with wings fully extended appropriately identifies with a “Supply Wing” and the motto clearly relates to the Wing’s primary function.

Date of Issue: March 1992

Motto: Support to strike

History: Tactical Supply Wing formed at Stafford in late 1970 and became operational on 1 January 1971. It remains current.


Sponsored by the RAF Servicing Commando & Tactical Supply Wing Association: “Dedicated to all associated with TSW. Providing crucial support to battlefield helicopters on worldwide operations, from Stafford to the front line and beyond”