4624 Squadron RAuxAF

The RAF Reserves specialised air transport unit.

Crest for 4624 Squadron RAuxAF

Ready to move


  • Based at RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire.
  • 4624 Sqn personnel accept, prepare and load cargo and passengers for worldwide travel on RAF air transport, coalition and charter aircraft.
  • Works both on main bases and in mobile teams, wherever they are tasked around the world.
  • Reservists work alongside Regular RAF personnel, routinely handling passengers and freight at airfields throughout the world.


1982 – Formed at RAF Brize Norton.

1991 – Deployed to Iraq.

2002 - 2014 – Operation Herrick.

2003 – Operation Telic.

2012 – The Squadron celebrated its 30th Anniversary with a Freedom of Oxfordshire Parade.

Battle honours

4624 Squadron does not have any Battle Honours at this time. 


4624 Squadron, RAF, Brize Norton, Carterton, Oxfordshire OX18 3LX

For media enquiries, please contact the media and communications team at RAF Brize Norton.

For recruitment enquiries, please phone: 0345 606 9069


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