The Royal Air Force

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Air and Space Power
to Protect Our Nation

For over a hundred years the Royal Air Force has defended the skies of Britain and projected Britain’s power and influence around the world.

Today the RAF is engaged in 15 missions on 4 continents in 22 countries.

What we do

What does the RAF do, and why?

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