Welcome to RAF College Cranwell

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Air Commodore Chris J Luck MBE ADC MA FRSA FCMI FRAeS MCGI RAF
Commandant RAF College Cranwell

Welcome to the official website of the Royal Air Force College Cranwell; a thriving RAF Station in the heart of Lincolnshire. RAF College Cranwell has a long and distinguished history dating back to its foundation as a Royal Navy training establishment in 1916, and the current College Headquarters is situated in the iconic Grade 2* listed College Hall.

The RAF College Cranwell selects and trains officers and airmen aircrew to become the leaders of tomorrow, as well as supporting and directing RAF recruiting and initial training. It is also the home of a range of other important units including Headquarters Air Cadets. I hope that you will enjoy your time at RAF College Cranwell, whether it be long or short.

Tyre Flip Challenge

PTi Tyre Flip

Eight Physical Training Instructors from Royal Air Force College Cranwell Physical Education Flight challenged their strength and endurance to raise money for Macmillan Cancer support and Scope.

Flt Lt (Retd) Timothy Edward Trott DFC

Flt Lt (retd) Timothy Edward Trott DFC

Flt Lt (Retd) Timothy Edward Trott DFC was invited to sign the Wall of Honour and speak with Aircrew SERE Basic Trg Course 03/16.

Formal opening of Seratus Room

Seratus Rm

The Deputy Commandant formally opened the new deployed families room ‘Seratus’ in the Brunei Community Centre.

Royal Air Force College Cranwell Celebrates Centenary Year-1st April 2016

1916 Meeting

Today (1st April 2016) officially marks the formation of the Royal Naval Air Service (RNAS) station at Cranwell, when the Admiralty decided to relocate its pilot and engineering training to the quiet and rural community of Cranwell village.

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