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Tornado

  • Members of the former Tornado Diamond Nine team
    Tornado Diamond Nine – from the first to the last

    Following the disbandment of the Tornado, Group Captain (Rtd) Ray Goodall shares his memories of flying as a navigator in this much-loved aircraft as part of the Diamond Nine formation.

  • Tornado
    "Flying in a Tornado was a dream come true"

    As the RAF bid farewell to the Tornado fast jet with its final flight, Lead Area Director Neil Tomlin recalls his time stationed with the iconic aircraft at RAF Marham which led to the realisation of a boyhood ambition.

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    A final farewell to the Tornado

    As the Tornado is retired from the RAF this month, the Fund's very own Tom Cruise aka Area Director Baz Dale looks back on his RAF career which included four tours on this fearsome aircraft.

  • Kevin Jones riding uphill on his bike
    Ex Tornado 'Nav' riding across Britain for charity

    Former Tornado navigator, Kev Jones, has taken on the challenge of cycling over 970 miles from Land's End to John O'Groats in aid of the RAF Benevolent Fund and The Prince's Trust.

  • XV(R) Squadron
    XV(R) Squadron makes fundraising pledge to mark centenary

    The sky's the limit for airmen serving on one of the RAF's oldest squadrons as they prepare to mark their centenary year. Personnel at RAF Lossiemouth have pledged to raise £15,000 in celebration of the Squadron's XV moniker.

  • Friends pay tribute to fallen Tornado pilot

    Friends and family of Flight Lieutenant Adam Sanders gathered at Wigan Athletic Football Club on 2 March 2013 to celebrate his life and raise money for the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund.

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