On 22nd of June 2012, 49 (Inkerman) Battery was re-subordinated. A Gun Battery from 1779 to 1993, and then Headquarter Battery from 1993 to 2012, and now an independent battery with both RAF and RA troops in the orbat. The equipment that they will be using is called Land Enviroment Air Picture Provision (LEAPP) which promises to deliver a significant improvement to battlespace management for the British Army, Leapp will operate SAAB G-AMB radars to detect, track and identify air contacts and produce a local air picture.
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I have sent letters out to most who arriving on the Friday, it is asking if you would be interested in going to the National Memorial Arboretum on Saturday morning, I have enclosed a stamped address envelope as it is a need to know now question. If you are interested in going and you haven't recieved your letter by Tuesday the 11th of October, please e-mail me as I have to book the transport A S A P.
The re-subordination of 49(Inkerman)Battery Royal Artillery with Sqn Ldr Ray Ortyl accepting the Battery Flag at the disbandment parade of 40th Regt RA. At Edinburgh Castle on June 22nd 2012