Welcome to RAF Brize Norton

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RAF Brize Norton Station Badge Group Captain Stephen F. Lushington ADC MA RAF

Welcome to RAF Brize Norton from

The Station Commander: Group Captain Stephen F. Lushington ADC MA 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: "To deliver excellence in rapid, global Air Mobility in support of deployed operations and exercises"


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 Refueling (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.

Latest News

Falcons Glide Spectacularly into 2014 Display Season

RAF Falcons Glide Spectacularly Into 2014 Display Season

11 April 2014

On Thursday 1st May the RAF Falcons Parachute Display Team will be launching their new 2014 display season in spectacular style, leaping from a Chinook helicopter into Witney Leys recreational field for the public to enjoy! The RAF Falcons first public display of the season is traditionally performed at Witney Leys, Oxfordshire, as a final approval and thank you to all those who support the team locally...

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Royal Air Force Pilot’s to Run 17 Marathons

Royal Air Force pilot’s run 17 marathons in memory of the fallen

10 April 2014

Three pilots from RAF Brize Norton will attempt to run 448 miles in 17 days in memory of the servicemen and women who have lost their lives in the Afghanistan conflict. The run will take place during 14th – 30th April 2014...

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Repatriations

Repatriations

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

Social Media

Social Media

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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.

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