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FORCE PROTECTION - RAF REGIMENT GUNNER

RAF Regiment Gunners specialise in infantry tactics, weaponry, field craft, and force protection. These elite soldiers carry out a range of crucial duties to defend RAF bases and overseas air operations.

Typical Responsibilities:

  • Provide forward air control and ground combat support in deployed operations
  • Train other RAF personnel in defensive military skills
  • Operate the Defence Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Wing
  • Support various Special Forces units

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FULL TIME - REGULAR

INITIAL PAY AFTER TRAINING

£17,485 + Benefits

PAY DURING TRAINING

£14,348 + Benefits

ENTRY LEVEL

Airman - Male only role

COMMITMENT

Usual service 9 Years

APPRENTICESHIP: Int Apprenticeship in HM Armed Forces

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Force Protection - RAF REGIMENT OFFICER

RAF Regiment Officers specialise in ground combat tactics, weaponry and field craft. They lead and direct the RAF Regiment squadrons that protect RAF bases and forward operating bases.

Typical responsibilities include:

  • Evaluate tactical situations, formulate a plan and brief troops
  • Lead a flight of around 30 men to protect RAF aircraft, people and bases
  • Operate in peacekeeping, counter terrorist and full-scale war situations

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FULL TIME - REGULAR


INITIAL PAY AFTER TRAINING

£25,220 + Benefits


PAY DURING TRAINING

£16,468 + Benefits


ENTRY LEVEL

Officer - Male only role


COMMITMENT

Usual service - 9 Years


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RAF Regiment Officer

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Click here for more information. They lead and direct the RAF Regiment squadrons that protect RAF bases and forward operating bases

RAF Regiment Gunner

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Click here for more information. These elite airmen carry out a range of crucial duties to defend RAF bases and overseas air operations.

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