Welcome to RAF Brize Norton

Royal Air Force Brize Norton Homepage
The RAF Brize Norton Station Commander Group Captain Support

Welcome to RAF Brize Norton from

The Station Commander: Group Captain Simon S Edwards MA RAF

Head of Establishment: Group Captain Suzanne N Perkins MA FCMI RAF

Station Badge: Depicts a knight’s helmet in front of a castle gateway to symbolize the Gateway to Operations.

Station Motto: “Transire Confidenter” – Move with confidence

Our mission is: 'Deliver Together Safely'

RAF Brize Norton is the largest station in the Royal Air Force with approximately 5800 Service Personnel, 1200 contractors and 300 Civilian staff members. The Station is home to the RAF's Strategic and Tactical Air Transport (AT) and Air-to-Air Refuelling (AAR) forces, as well as host to many lodger and reserve units. With its mixed fleet of aircraft, RAF Brize Norton provides rapid global mobility in support of UK overseas operations and exercises, as well as AAR support for fast jet aircraft both on operations and in support of UK Homeland Defence.

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Latest News

The RAF Falcons Soar into the 2016 Display Season

The RAF Falcons Soar into the 2016 Display Season

29 April 2016

Today, 29th April 2016, the Royal Air Force Falcons Parachute Display Team inspired many at their first official display of the season...

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First Freefall Parachute Trial Sees RAF C-17 Jump into the Tactical Arena

First Freefall Parachute Trial Sees RAF C-17 Jump Into The Tactical Arena

25 April 2016

On 12th April 2016, the RAF's C-17 Globemaster aircraft took an important step in developing its tactical capabilities, with a successful trial of Military Freefall Parachuting...

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Repatriations

Repatriations

Information regarding the repatriation of British Armed forces personnel killed in service.

Major Accident and Emergency Instructions

Major Accident Emergency Instruction leaflet

In a major emergency involving RAF Brize Norton, if you are not involved in the incident, but are close by or...

Social Media

Social Media

Keep up-to-date with the Royal Air Force Brize Norton's news, views and latest information.

Passenger Information

Passenger Information

Information for passengers travelling from RAF Brize Norton.

Equipment

Equipment

View and read about the aircraft based here and follow links to the Squadrons which operate them.

RAF Falcons

Royal Air Force Falcons Parachute Display Team

The Royal Air Force Falcons Parachute Display Team (opens in a new window)

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