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  • Callum Jones

    Supporter's '3 events' challenge

    19 August 2014 - Leading Aircraftman Callum Jones, 22, has set himself a big challenge to raise money for our work. Earlier this year he signed up to take part in three running events and with one event already completed, Callum is back in training for the next two. In a guest blog, Callum tells us more.

  • Iraq aid drop

    Bringing humanitarian aid to Iraq

    15 August 2014 - With thousands in need on Mount Sinjar in Northern Iraq, the RAF has been delivering vital humanitarian relief. RAF Hercules, the work horse aircraft of the RAF, have completed aid drops in recent nights and delivered desperately needed supplies.

  • Chepstow 'Proms in the Park'

    Chepstow 'Proms in the Park' supports the RAF Benevolent Fund

    12 August 2014 - The RAF Benevolent Fund is honoured to be the chosen charity for the first ever Chepstow Racecourse 'Proms in the Park' with the Welsh National Opera Orchestra and Classic FM. Our Regional Fundraiser, Cerys Sadler tells us more.

  • Eurofighter Typhoon

    From the BE2 to the Typhoon: 6 Squadron today

    07 August 2014 - From the aircraft flown to the technology on board, the pilots of the First World War would be amazed by the progress that has been made and wouldn't recognise the job carried out by the pilots of 6 Squadron today.

  • WW1 centenary commemoration at Montrose

    It was a case of 'every man for himself'

    06 August 2014 - 3 August marked the 100th anniversary of the deployment of No. 2 Squadron, Royal Flying Corps from Montrose Airfield to Dover in preparation for what would become World War One. It was a case of every man for himself in the quest to get to the coast in time to meet the rest of the British Expeditionary Force, who were assembling in preparation to cross the English Channel.

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