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

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

BFBS Takes RAF Brize Norton ‘To Another Level’

RAF Brize Norton BFBS Radio

20 December 2014

BFBS Brize Norton has been blazing a trail since it became the first BFBS station on an RAF base in the UK. And now the Station Commander, Group Captain Simon Edwards, has officially opened the studios. He said: “RAF Brize Norton is an energetic and engaging place to work and be a part of and our BFBS station is taking this to another level...

Read full article

BRAVOS Awards 2014 - Outstanding Individual

BRAVOS Awards 2014 - Outstanding Individual

05 December 2014

RAF Brize Norton holds the standing commitment to provide the UK's Nuclear Emergency Response Team, a task that cannot fail due to its strategic importance. Corporal Court has...

Read full article

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.

Text size:
medium|
larger|
largest