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 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

Number 30 Squadron Centenary Parade

Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal talking with a parade member

25 March 2015

On the 24th March 2015, Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, attended the Centenary parade of Number 30 Squadron held at Royal Air Force Brize Norton...

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Atlas Delivers First Operational Payload

Atlas Delivers First Operational Payload

05 March 2015

The A400M Atlas, the Royal Air Force’s newest airlift aircraft, delivered a cargo of vital freight into Cyprus this week on its first operational mission as it prepares for initial operational capability later this year...

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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.

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