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Today’s modern RAF is the UK’s aerial, peacekeeping and fighting force. It’s made up of impressive full-time Regulars and spare-time Reserves who come from diverse backgrounds and work side-by-side to make a difference at home and abroad. Read more »

Typically recruits

  • Aerospace
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths
The maximum altitude of the multi-role fighter F-35B is 50,000ft with a top speed of 1.6Mach.
The Air Transport Voyager K2 has a maximum payload of 43 tonnes and a maximum range of 8,000nm.
The RAF has recently been ranked in the Top 100 Employers in Stonewall's Workplace Equality Index.
Graduate intake: 75+

One of the Times Top 50 employers for women.
Over 1,300 students have Followed us on Gradcracker.

Greg

Aerosystems Engineer Officer

"There is a vast range of sports and social clubs on most stations allowing you to undertake activities at local and at service level."

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Steve

Communication Electronics Engineer Officer

"Every day is both challenging and rewarding, being in a position that can actually affect change is a genuinely uplifting experience."

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RAF Tornados join NATO partners to put defences to the test

1,100 personnel and 48 aircraft from 7 NATO nations, including the RAF’s 31 Sqn “The Goldstars,” have descended on Leeuwarden Air Force Base in the Netherlands for the start of the two-week-long “FRISIAN FLAG” exercise.

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MoD Announces £40m 'Cutting-Edge' Improvements To RAF Typhoons royal

RAF Typhoon fighter jets will get a fresh £40 million investment in technology to improve their defences, Sir Michael Fallon has announced.

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