Welcome to RAF Brize Norton

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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

Group Captain Support: Group Captain Suzanne N Perkins MA MCMI 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 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

The Last Man Out of Camp Bastion

The last man out of Camp Bastion, Afghanistan, Wing Commander Matt Radnall, Royal Air Force Regiment

31 October 2014

The last man out of Camp Bastion, Afghanistan, Wing Commander Matt Radnall, Royal Air Force Regiment, arrived home on British soil, returning to RAF Brize Norton on Thursday evening, 30 Oct 14...

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RAF Brize Norton BRAVOS Awards 2014

Bravos Awards 2014

29 October 2014

Following the huge success of last year’s inaugural event, Brize’s Recognition Awards for Valued and Outstanding Service (BRAVOS) took place at the Officers’ Mess on 24 October 2014...

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Repatriations

Repatriations

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

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.

BRAVOS Awards

  • RAF Brize Norton BRAVOS Awards

    The aim of the BRAVOS is to recognise service personnel, MOD civil servants and contractors who, through selfless commitment and dedication, have made a significant contribution to RAF Brize Norton and the surrounding community...

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