Welcome to RAF Brize Norton

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The RAF Brize Norton Station Commander Group Captain Support

Welcome to RAF Brize Norton from

The Station Commander: Group Captain Timothy T Jones BSc(Hons) MA RAF

Head of Establishment: Group Captain David J Tozer RAF

Station Badge: Depicts a knight’s helmet in front of a castle gateway to symbolize the Gateway to Operations.

Station Motto: “Transire Confidenter” – Move with confidence

Our mission is: 'To Generate Rapid Global Mobility that DETERS Conflict, DEFENDS the UK, DEFEATS the Country's Enemies, ASSISTS in Times of Crisis'

RAF Brize Norton is the largest station in the Royal Air Force with approximately 5800 Service Personnel, 1200 contractors and 300 Civilian staff members. The Station is home to the RAF's Strategic and Tactical Air Transport (AT) and Air-to-Air Refuelling (AAR) forces, as well as host to many lodger and reserve units. With its mixed fleet of aircraft, RAF Brize Norton provides rapid global mobility in support of UK overseas operations and exercises, as well as AAR support for fast jet aircraft both on operations and in support of UK Homeland Defence.

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Latest News

RAF Falcons Make History with First Display at Buckingham Palace

RAF Falcons Make History with First Display at Buckingham Palace

16 May 2017

On Saturday 13 May 2017, history was made for the Royal Air Force (RAF) Falcons Parachute Display Team when they performed at Buckingham Palace for the first time...

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The RAF Falcons Launch Their 2017 Display Season

The RAF Falcons Launch Their 2017 Display Season

10 May 2017

On Friday 05 May 2017, the Royal Air Force (RAF) Falcons Parachute Display Team began their 2017 display season by engaging with local primary school children at RAF Brize Norton...

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Repatriations

Repatriations

Information regarding the repatriation of British Armed forces personnel killed in service.

Major Accident and Emergency Instructions

Major Accident Emergency Instruction leaflet

In a major emergency involving RAF Brize Norton, if you are not involved in the incident, but are close by or...

Social Media

Social Media

Keep up-to-date with the Royal Air Force Brize Norton's news, views and latest information.

Passenger Information

Passenger Information

Information for passengers travelling from RAF Brize Norton.

Equipment

Equipment

View and read about the aircraft based here and follow links to the Squadrons which operate them.

RAF Falcons

Royal Air Force Falcons Parachute Display Team

The Royal Air Force Falcons Parachute Display Team (opens in a new window)

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