Welcome to RAF Odiham

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RAF Odiham Crest Station Commander

Welcome to Royal Air Force Odiham

RAF Odiham Mission: “Deliver and sustain Chinook and SF aviation operations world-wide, in order to support UK Defence Missions and Tasks.”

RAF Odiham is a front line support helicopter base working within the Joint Helicopter Command. Located in Hampshire, we have many facilities for Service Personnel and dependants alike.

Committed to operations and supporting operations throughout the world, The Station is primarily responsible for providing rapid mobility world-wide for the Royal Navy, Army and Royal Air Force in support of Defence Missions and tasks.

Home of the UK Chinook Force, Royal Air Force Odiham operates three Chinook squadrons and one Army Air Corps (AAC) Lynx squadron. Our personnel are engaged in operations and exercises throughout the world and held at readiness to deploy worldwide. The contribution of RAF Odiham’s personnel, both at home and abroad, provides critical support to the delivery of the UK military’s operational tasks.

Group Captain L Turner BEng(Hons) RAF, Station Commander RAF Odiham & UK Chinook Force Commander

Please click on the relevant links to learn all you need to know about life at this busy front line Station.

RAF Odiham Flying Schedule

Chinook Display

The lastest Flying Schedule for RAF Odiham aircraft

Low Flying

Flying Schedule

Information regarding Low Flying Activity

News Articles

Centenary Flight

News Articles for RAF Odiham


Gallery Front

Galleries from different Operations, Exercises and Events that have been supported by RAF Odiham

Helicon Magazine

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