Ex Goldstar receives a 2nd Croix de la Valeur Militaire avec Etoile de Bronze

An RAF navigator has been awarded for heroism under fire while protecting civilians from attack by Gaddaffi-regime forces in Libya in 2011. Flight Lieutenant Ian Abson is an ex 31 Squadron Goldstar WSO and former Association Liaison Officer. Flight Lieutenant Ian ‘Abbo’ Abson was attached to the Arme de lâ Air, the French Air Force, when he took part in …

Ex Goldstar Receives Croix de la ValeurMilitaire

A Royal Air Force aircrew officer has received the Croix de la ValeurMilitaire (Cross of Military Valour) with bronze star from the Prime Minister of France in recognition of his actions whilst serving with the French Air Force in Afghanistan. Flight Lieutenant Ian Abson, 43, is an RAF Weapons System Officer who is currently on a three-year exchange posting with …

Welcome Home Goldstars

Just a quick note to let everyone know the Squadron has return to the UK safely this afternoon.