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Cadet Bushcraft weekend One to One magaine

Cadet Bushcraft Weekend

Thetford Forest 6-7 September 2014. Earlier this year I was approached by FS Paul Fido to ask if I would be interested in leading a bushcraft weekend for the RAF Coningsby (17 Sqn) Air Cadets. A weekend away, living in […]

Reflections on a special year of celebration and commemoration One to One magazine

Reflections on a special year of celebration and commemoration

What’s the difference between… is a good way to start a joke. My personal favourite is: What’s the difference between a RAF Regt Gunner and a soldier? Answer: You can’t dip a RAF Regt Gunner in a boiled egg! So, […]

41(R) HIGHRIDER One to One magazine

41(R) TEST AND EVALUATION SQN TAKE P1E(B) ON HIGHRIDER

BOOM! 41(R) TES have just completed Exercise HIGHRIDER! ‘HIGHRIDER’ is the codename given to the Air Warfare Centre flying trials conducted in the USA. On 21 Sep 14, for the second time this year, 41(R) Test and Evaluation Squadron (TES) […]

XI SQN Update One to One magazine

XI SQN UPDATE

The year is coming to a close for XI Sqn and the RAF’s first and best fighter squadron has had a very eventful one at that! Since the last issue, we have returned from the last exercise in our diary […]

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3(F) Sqn

Greetings from 3(F) Squadron! The last few months has been a very busy time for 3(F) Squadron both at home and abroad even compared to normal Typhoon standards! Since the last time of writing, as part of the long-standing NATO […]

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Operation AZOTIZE

In late Apr 2014, elements of No 3 (Fighter) Squadron, ably assisted by personnel from the wider Typhoon Force deployed to Siauliai Airbase, Lithuania to participate in the NATO Baltic Air Policing (BAP) mission. Falling under the command of No […]

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SAVING LIVES ON THE SIDE

IN THE LINCOLNSHIRE AREA ARE TWO FULLY MARKED UP AMBULANCE SERVICE RAPID RESPONSE VEHICLES. THESE RRVS AS THEY ARE KNOWN ARE CREWED BY OFF DUTY MILITARY AND FORMER MILITARY PERSONNEL FROM RAF CONINGSBY, WADDINGTON, CRANWELL AND RAF DIGBY. This small […]

EXERCISE CAPABLE EAGLE

                        Since the beginning of April 2013, both Coningsby and Marham have been working together to set up a joint Expeditionary Air Wing. Personnel from both stations have been […]

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