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Welcome to RAF Valley

The Station Commander: Group Captain Peter Cracroft MA BEng RAF

The aim of this Station is:

- To train future fast jet aircrew

- To train Search and Rescue pilots and crew

- To save lives through Search and Rescue Operations.

The majority of sorties flown from RAF Valley are Hawk TMk2 operations executed by IV(R) Squadron and 208 Squadron.

The Station is proud to support operational Search and Rescue (SAR) operations with C Flight of 22 Squadron and SAR Training carried out by the SAR Training Unit (SARTU), flying Griffin and Augusta AW139 Helicopters.

In the fulfillment of this task, we are by far the busiest Station in the Royal Air Force

Latest News

Hawk T2 Role Demo Team Launch Charity Appeal

Role Demo Tease

02 April 2015

One of the chosen charities for the inaugural season of RAF Valley’s Hawk T2 Role Demo team is the children's hospice Ty Gobaith

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Hawk T2 Role Demo Team Launches at RAF Valley

T2 Role Demo Teaser

11 March 2015

Preparations have begun at RAF Valley to showcase the BAE Hawk T2 advanced fast jet trainer at airshows across the UK in 2015.

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