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Exercise PINESTICK 21 – 70 Gurkha Field Squadron

12th October 2021

Exercise PINESTICK 21 - 70 Gurkha Field Squadron

110 personnel from 70 Gurkha Field Squadron, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, Deployable Engineering Workshop and other attachments are currently deployed on an engineering construction project in RAF Akrotiri, Sovereign Base Area Cyprus.

The Squadron is constructing two large buildings which will be utilised as a boat storage and boat club facilities for service personnel and their families. The work will include a concreting task for a slipway extension the another area at the Tunnel Beach, Episkopi.

Exercise PINESTICK 21 - 70 Gurkha Field Squadron
Exercise PINESTICK 21 - 70 Gurkha Field Squadron
Exercise PINESTICK 21 - 70 Gurkha Field Squadron

Whilst the Squadron remains busy concurrently working on several construction projects, Squadron members are also participating in multi-activity adventure training, educational visits and running charity events and celebrate our festivities.

Exercise PINESTICK 21 - 70 Gurkha Field Squadron
Exercise PINESTICK 21 - 70 Gurkha Field Squadron
Exercise PINESTICK 21 - 70 Gurkha Field Squadron
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