|Active June 1945 - 1946|
Role Special service
|Country United Kingdom|
Battle honours None
|Branch Fleet Air Arm of the Royal Navy|
Notable commanders Lt(A)O W G Hutchinson RNVR
1702 Naval Air Squadron of the Fleet Air Arm of the Royal Navy was formed in June 1945 at RNAS Lee-on-Solent as a Special Service squadron. It was equipped with the Supermarine Sea Otter, and by the end of World War II the squadron remained at Lee-on-Solent.
The squadron joined HMS Trouncer in September 1945 to search for mines in the Mediterranean.
1702 Naval Air Squadron flew only one aircraft type: