Welcome to RAF College Cranwell

College Parade Ground
Cranwell Crest Air Cmdr Squires

Air Commodore P J M Squires OBE ADC MA BEng (Hons) 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.

New Station Warrant Officer

WO Catterall

WO Sara Catterall has taken over as the new Station Warrant Officer at RAF College Cranwell

Defence Secretary welcomes increase in RAF recruitment during visit to RAF Cranwell

Sir Michael Falon

The Secretary of State for Defence, Rt Hon Sir Michael Fallon MP visited RAF College Cranwell today to meet with a broad cross-section of personnel.

Armed Forces Minister Visits RAF College Cranwell – 29 NOV 16

Rt Hon Mike Penning MP

Armed Forces Minister, the Rt Hon Mike Penning MP visited RAF College Cranwell earlier today and met with Officer Cadets and Training staff at the Officer and Aircrew Cadet Training Unit.

Recruitment and Selection victorious in Commandant’s Cup

Commandant's Cup winners

Following eight keenly contested sporting rounds, Recruitment and Selection has won the 2016 RAF College Cranwell Commandant’s Cup Competition.

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