Welcome to RAF Northolt

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Station Commander - Group Captain Andy Bacon ADC MA BSc RAF

A very warm welcome to the Royal Air Force Northolt Website.

If you happen to be posted here may I wish you an enjoyable tour at this busy but friendly Station set close to London but with extremely good links to the surrounding countryside. As an operational aerodrome since 1915, the Station enjoys close ties to the local community including some very good schools. The nearby town of Ruislip is blessed with a variety of good quality family-run shops. There are so many things to do in and around the area you and your family will be spoilt for choice.
If you are a visitor to our site, I hope you enjoy taking a look around and learn a little of what, how and why we do what we do! After all, we are part of 'your' Royal Air Force.

RAF Northolt telephone switchboard 020 8845 2300

Latest News

RAF Northolt - Judicial Review Concerning Civilian Aircraft Operations

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28 January 2015

RAF Northolt has recently been subject to a Judicial Review concerning regulatory oversight and safety standards relating to its civilian aircraft operations. The Judgement, released on the 23rd January, found fully in favour of the MoD and dismissed the claimants’ case in full.

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RAF Northolt Open Day 2014

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17 June 2014

RAF Northolt held its 2014 Station Open Day on Saturday 14 June. Around 8,000 people attended the event which was thrilled by the sight of the Queen's Birthday Flypast overhead just after 1pm.

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Centenary Open Day 2015

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