The 408 “Goose” Squadron is an Association of retired and serving members of 408 Squadron of the Canadian Forces. The Squadron has a long history and celebrated its 67th anniversary of active service in 2008. There have been 14 different aircraft types on its strength. The Squadron currently operates and maintains CH-146 helicopters and has had everything from Hamden and Lancaster Bombers to Griffin Helicopters on its strength.
The objectives of the Association are laid out in the Constitution and are:
a. To sustain and reinforce the maintenance and friendship of former and present squadron members through reunions and other activities.
b. To perpetuate the memory of 408 Squadron Members and their exploits. c. To assist the Commanding Officer of 408 Tactical Helicopter Squadron in the execution of his/her duties.