Welcome to the Royal Air Force Hub

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
  • Civil/Building
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Materials & Minerals
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths

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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.
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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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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 soar over Buckingham Palace for HM The Queen's Birthday

On Saturday, 17 June 2017, 29 Royal Air Force Aircraft soared over Buckingham Palace, Central London, in an impressive flypast to mark the annual Queen’s Birthday Parade.

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Time-lapse footage of a C-17 engine change in Sudan

A C-17 Operational Engine Change Team was formed temporarily and at extreme short notice from 99 Sqn and Ground Engineering Flight personnel to urgently recover an unserviceable aircraft located in South Sudan.

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