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Royal Hong Kong Auxiliary Air Force

Happy landings

Visitors stepping into the lobby of the Government Flying Service headquarters at Chek Lap Kok are greeted by an imposing wooden panel bearing the names of some 60 pilots and aircrew who have received awards for bravery.

Wednesday, 26 March, 2008, 12:00am

Same rules

THE article on page three of the South China Morning Post, January 24, gives the impression that the Royal Hong Kong Auxiliary Air Force (RHKAAF) was not affected by the requirements of the Air Navigation (Overseas Territories) Order in the same way as theGovernment Flying Service (GFS) - this is not the case.

29 Jan 1994 - 12:00am

Light aircraft back at Sek Kong strip

THOSE magnificent men in their flying machines returned to an old airstrip yesterday after an absence of four years.

''It's nice to be back,'' said Captain Tom Sawyer of the Government Flying Services (GFS) after landing a Slingsby on the renovated runway at Sek Kong.

20 Jul 1993 - 12:00am

Territory may buy more helicopters to fight unrest

HONGKONG could buy more crime-fighting Black Hawk helicopters if the territory was hit by civil unrest or lawlessness, it was claimed yesterday as two of the aircraft - costing $100 million each - were commissioned into the Royal Hongkong Auxiliary Air Force (RHKAAF).

3 Mar 1993 - 12:00am