Current Operations

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  • The RAF protects the UK and supports her interests 24/7.
  • The RAF provides the Nation with choice in times of crisis.

Latest ops news

Cameron ‘Incredibly Proud’

Prime Minister David Cameron visits the Armed Forces in Camp Bastion

Following his visit to Kabul to meet Afghanistan’s newly inaugurated President, Mr Ghani, Prime Minister...

03 October 2014

RAF Deploys Tornado Aircraft to Support Humanitarian Operations

A Tornado GR4 equipped with the Litening III pod taking off from RAF Marham on 12 August 2014 for its reconnaissance mission over Iraq.

The Royal Air Force has sent Tornado aircraft from RAF Marham so they can be...

13 August 2014

No 611 Sqn Celebrates

A celebratory night of firsts for No 611 (West Lancashire) Squadron, Royal Auxiliary Air Force

The first dining-in night experience for the RAF reserves newest recruits in a newly established...

13 June 2014

Insider Report

RAF Policing


RAF police officers talk about their day to day lives and duties in Afghanistan. Clare...



What it's like to be a senior nurse on deployment and how well our reservist...

Flight Operations


RAF Flight Ops Assistants use the latest technology to update aeronautical data, provide information for...

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