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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

Welsh Assembly Members Visit RAF Valley

WAM Visit Teaser

25 June 2015

Two members of the Welsh Assembly Government visited RAF Valley recently to gain an insight into life at one of the busiest RAF stations in the UK

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Hawk T2 Role Demonstration

T2 Role Demo Teaser

17 June 2015

The Hawk T2 Role Demo team will be having a practice run-through on Friday 19 June 2015

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