Welcome to RAF Akrotiri

Typhoon taking off from RAF Akrotiri
Royal Airforce Akrotiri Crest Gp Cpt Blackburn

RAF Akrotiri

Provides joint support to British Forces Cyprus and Operations in the region in order to protect the UK's strategic Interests.

Station Commander: Group Captain M J Blackburn MA BSc RAF

Mission Statement: Support Operations Today, Prepare for Tomorrow.

RAF Akrotiri is an extremely busy Permanent Joint Operating Base that supports ongoing operations in Afghanistan as well as support for the Sovereign Base area on the Island of Cyprus. It is used as a forward mounting base for overseas operations in the Middle East and for fast jet training.

Postal Address

Royal Air Force Akrotiri


Tel No: 00357 2527 + extension

Military: 94120 + extension

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