16 Airassault $!?

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  1. Just a few questions,

    1. Do 16 air assault do para training

    2. What cap badge and beret do they get

    3. What are the fittnes levels for 16 air assault

    4. Any other info on 16 air assault that you know , could you tell me please
     
  2. Research tbh mate. Try searching.
     
  3. 16 aerosol? You need to try Boots the Chemist mate.
     
  4. I have tried researching it , they don't tell you much on the website.
     
  5. Well im sure the spelling is correct on the website.
     
  6. 1. some not all

    2. Lots & Lots

    3. High, unless your a fat useless Biff, then it’s low

    4. 16 Bde
     
  7. 16 air assult is made up of different regiments these are:

    16 Air Assault Brigade Headquarters and Signals Squadron
    2nd Battalion Parachute Regiment
    3rd Battalion Parachute Regiment
    1st Battalion, The Royal Irish Regiment
    3 Regiment, Army Air Corps
    4 Regiment, Army Air Corps
    9 Regiment, Army Air Corps
    7 Parachute Regiment Royal Horse Artillery
    23 Engineer Regiment, Royal Engineers
    7 Air Assault Battalion, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
    21 Air Defence Battery, 47 Regiment, Royal Artillery
    13 Air Assault Support Regiment, Royal Logistic Corps
    16 Close Support Medical Regiment, Royal Army Medical Corps
    156 Provost Company, Royal Military Police
    89 Airborne Close Support Military Intelligence Section,
    The Pathfinder Platoon

    Each regiment in 16AA wears the coveted maroon beret with there own Capbadge, however only 2,3,7 & The Pathfinder Platoon are required to go through the vigorous P Company.
     
  8. Except of course the 3 Army Air Corps Regiments and the Royal Irish who wear their own headdress

    And the Para trained lads in 23 Engr Regt, 216 Sigs Sqn, 13 Regt RLC, 16 med Regt and any other soldier from any other unit that requires to be part of the ABTF or Para trained for his role that also attend P Coy

    Not RA by any chance are you :?

    Edited to say yes I saw the DZ Flash :wink:
     
  9. 5 SCOTS RRS (Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders) are also part of 16 AA.