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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

RAF Valley Supports Veterans Funeral After Public Appeal

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26 January 2015

Personnel from RAF Valley and RAF Leeming attended a funeral of an RAF Veteran from Llandudno...

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Met Office Re-vamp at RAF Valley

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19 January 2015

The Meteorological office has been at RAF Valley since 1941...

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