The first American weather personnel arrived at “Gander Field" on 09 March 1941 to support the 21st Reconnaissance Squadron, then on anti-submarine patrol. They were members of a larger unit which was designated “8th Air Corps Squadron, Weather” on 18 Nov 41. It then became “8th AAF Squadron, Weather” in March '42, and finally “8th Weather Squadron” on 05 Oct '42. Credits to Robert G. Pelley for the above information. Basic shipping included to most countries, allow 4+ weeks before arrival. Additional costs may incur for EURO, South America and African countries.