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Countess of Wessex Cup at RAF Wittering

British and Canadian military units recently went head-to-head in friendly competition for The Countess of Wessex Cup at Royal Air Force Wittering. Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex was welcomed to RAF Wittering by the Lord Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire, […]

British Airways Jumbo Jet Pilot Joins 16 Squadron at RAF Wittering

Former Jumbo Jet Pilot Chris Jones has returned to the Royal Air Force from British Airways and is a flying instructor with No 16 Squadron at RAF Wittering. Originally from Llantwit Fardre in Wales, Flight Lieutenant Chris Jones (44) first […]

RAF Wittering Bids Final Farewell to Bomb Disposal Squadron

A final farewell was said at RAF Wittering in Cambridgeshire as former members of No 5131 Bomb Disposal (BD) Squadron held a formal disbandment parade. The squadron was disbanded during the lockdown at the height of the coronavirus pandemic in […]

Stamford Battle of Britain and Freedom Parade

RAF Wittering and Stamford unite for special parade. Shared memories were evoked in September as Royal Air Force Wittering and Stamford marked the Battle of Britain and the Freedom of the Town. Stamford’s best-known venues featured in the event. The […]

Families’ Day

With lockdown over, Families’ Day finally returned to RAF Wittering this year. After three months of preparation from a committee drawn from across station whole force personnel, the day saw a return to a traditional Families’ Day structure. The aim […]

Ex Cobra Warrior

Logistics squadrons from the A4 Force at RAF Wittering have been fuelling and feeding international military Exercise COBRA WARRIOR at RAF Waddington in Lincolnshire. Aircraft from the German, Italian and Israeli Air Forces joined aircraft from the Royal Air Force […]

New Station Commander At RAF Wittering

Group Captain Jo Lincoln MBE is the new Station Commander at RAF Wittering and formally took up her appointment in August. After graduating with an honours degree in Business Administration (with Spanish), Jo Lincoln joined the Royal Air Force in […]

RAF Wittering personnel support Arctic Challenge Exercise

Royal Air Force aircraft and personnel completed training on an exercise in Sweden alongside eight other nations, working together to build collective security. Led by the Swedish Air Force, the aim of the Arctic Challenge Exercise (ACE), was to test […]

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