Wyton Gate Guardian

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RAF Wyton is a Joint Forces Command station and its main role is as Headquarters Joint Forces Intelligence Group (JFIG). JFIG units at RAF Wyton include:

JFIG Command Group
RAF Wyton HQ
Defence Intelligence Fusion Centre (DIFC)
Joint Intelligence Operations Centre
42 Engineer Regiment (Geographic): 13,14 and 16 Squadrons

It also provides support and accommodation to various Lodger Units (LUs), including:

Defence Infrastructure Organisation
Defence Security Assurance Services
Defence Intelligence Estates Rationalisation Team (PRIDE)
Wyton Area Voluntary Band (WAVB)

Note: Following an announcement by the Ministry of Defence on 25th March 2013, which announced that all flying at RAF Wyton would cease, and the airfield earmarked for closure, all military flying ceased in February 2015. As part of regionalising Elementary Flying Training in the RAF, 57(Reserve) Squadron relocated to RAF Cranwell in October 2014. Cambridge and London University Air Squadrons, together with No. 5 Air Experience Flight, relocated to RAF Wittering in February 2015. The units, part of No. 3 Elementary Flying Training School provide basic flying training, using Grob Tutor aircraft.

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