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FLIGHT TEST ENGINEERs AT CONINGSBY

FLIGHT TEST ENGINEERS (FTEs) ARE A COMMON SIGHT AT MOD BOSCOMBE DOWN, AND NOW THE RAF IS TRAINING IT’S OWN ORG ANIC CADRE OF FTEs. THE FIRST FTE IS NOW ESTABLISHED AT RAF CONINGSBY, BUT WHAT IS IT ALL ABOUT? […]

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CONINGSBY PHOTOGRAPHER WINS RAF PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR

SAC Graham Taylor has been announced as RAF Photographer of the Year during the annual celebrations held at the RAF Club in London. Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Sir Andrew Pulford presented him with his award.  SAC […]

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A GUIDE TO WINTER DRIVING

  The British winter is unpredictable. Severe weather conditions can arise when least expected and can be extremely dangerous if you’re on the road. Driving is a risky business at the best of times- 9 people die on UK roads […]

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MT FLIGHT – ANNUAL ROAD SAFETY AWARD WINNERS

RAF Coningsby annually enters the Defence Road Safety competition, known as the Rose Bowl, which promotes safe driving standards and rewards effective road safety initiatives. This year Coningsby managed to beat off stiff competition from over 100 tri-service units to […]

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MULTIPLE EXPOSURE

To many personnel on the Unit the Photo Section is just somewhere you go to for an quick portrait photo when you’re told to get a new mug shot for the Sqn board or you need a new ID card. […]

JUST CULTURE

Following on from the 15 April Station Safety Training Day, this article aims to clarify what is meant by a ‘Just Culture’ and how the Safety Reporting process works at RAF Coningsby. Just Culture is one part of the Safety […]

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BLACKTOP SEASON 12/13

1600 hours, 1st  Oct may just seem like any other day to many people on station but from this date until 1 Apr personnel in MT tend to pay particular attention to the station tannoy announcements. This date and time […]