How to use Raf in a sentence
It was the RAF's first truly supersonic fighter.
The population selected was all RAF helicopter aircrew using NVGs at RAF Aldergrove, Northern Ireland; this population uses NVGs intensively.
Capita has also provided services to the Ministry of Defense at numerous RAF airfields in the UK.
He was treated by team members then airlifted to hospital by the RAF, who were in the area.
The hangar for the Lancaster also features a display of RAF vehicles and aviation archeology.Advertisement
These were the arrival of the evacuees, the homefront, the bombings, the Raf in training and the arrival of the evacuees, the homefront, the bombings, the Raf in training and the arrival of American forces.
All RAF cadets over 13 3 months who have studied these subjects may have flying lessons.
I would wish to pay tribute to the work done by 3 RAF Chinooks deployed to help with the Pakistan earthquake disaster.
Adrian was just 25 when he died on February 6. A former RAF corporal from South Yorkshire, he first showed symptoms last March.
I was in hospital for about ten days. During these few days one of the RAF drivers was brought in with his throat cut.Advertisement
Over the next few months the RAF detachment flew shuttle flights into Dilli, East Timor with a round trip taking 3½ hours.
Damian Burrin had been busy sorting out his RAF traffic cone (now somewhat legendary ), complete with 38mm MMT and video downlink.
Charities Each year the RAF falcons support a local charity.
Surely some RAF fencers have been out in the big bad world?
With the withdrawal of a Rn fencer with an injury the RAF took victory against the RN 2-1, again taking the weapon win.Advertisement
With the strike only an hour old a woman died in a house fire as RAF firefighters raced to the scene.
Known as the Kittyhawk IV in RAF service the aircraft also featured a lengthened fuselage and redesigned canopy.
These components were airlifted to Weston-super-Mare by an RAF Chinook helicopter.
She was taken by RAF rescue helicopter to hospital.
It has to be said that some of the ship's officers equally enjoyed the hospitality of the RAF on the island.Advertisement
More jet noise from an RAF jaguar with full burner woke anyone who had dozed off.
Her run produced a chance for Wadd, which was saved by the keeper to give the first RAF corner.
On March 22nd, 1945 RAF liberators bombed the 200 foot bridge built by the POW's about 10 miles south of Thanbyuzayat.
I managed to re-qualify for my ATC marksman even tho I already had my RAF marksman at the time.
The Hawker Hurricane was the first fighter monoplane to see service with the RAF and the first capable of exceeding 300 mph.Advertisement
In total, the three RAF Hercules aircraft brought out 220 evacuees, including some nationals of other countries at their governments ' request.
I am the daughter of a RAF navigator who came to Canada to train during ww2.
These include 110 B61 nuclear bombs based at RAF Lakenheath in Suffolk 3.
The service will be conducted by the RAF padre, and all are welcome.
The RAF also dropped dummy parachutists and firework devices in a dummy airborne landing at Yvetot, some 30 miles North of Le Havre.
They flew many flights to Malta and Cyprus carrying troops and RAF personnel detached for the assault on the Canal Zone.
The ship had been spotted by RAF reconnaissance planes and Ursula informed of her course.
British Military Aviation in 1996 March Corporal Tracey Wardle becomes the first woman to join the RAF regiment.
Before long the Tornado gave an almighty roar as it speared into the sky, disappearing back to RAF Leuchars in Scotland.
Mr Michael Benfield MBE, from Par in Cornwall is a retired RAF flight sergeant and engineer by trade.
The case could witness the first RAF serviceman ever to be charged with the murder of civilians.
The RAF made 110 sorties by Spitfires & 15 sorties by Hurricanes during the day & shot down 15 German aircraft.
A subscription arrangement was suggested where people gave part of their weekly salary to a fund to buy a spitfire for the RAF.
As well as equipping nine RAF squadrons, the aircraft was also bought by Australia, Germany and Belgium.
These were carried in aircraft (mainly Lancasters) of RAF photographic reconnaissance squadrons.
The number of RAF squadrons had been very much reduced at the end of the First World War.
The crews trained at the Search and Rescue Training Squadron RAF Valley before taking over the SAR standby in October 1974.
However, a strong synergism between the v- raf and v- myc oncogenes was revealed.
Therefore, the Center's main effort is to ensure that every member of the RAF understands the tenets of Mission Command.
During the air battles leading to the re-capture of Rangoon, RAF thunderbolts flew fighter escort missions with RAF Liberator bombers.
A Coastguard boat has located the wreck of an RAF tornado which crashed into the Humber Estuary on Friday 17th May.
Alf was one of a party of POW's who were tragically attacked by RAF typhoons when they were being marched to another camp.
There were several thousand RAF Ground personnel in the area evacuated from Singapore, but largely unarmed.
The covers are finished in selected Chieftan goatskins, dyed the exact shade of the RAF wartime uniform.
The RAF never recovered the body nor fully recovered the wreckage.
They were central to RAF bombing of the ' no-fly ' zones over Iraq and will be used in the current bombing campaign.
The bases include a naval station and an RAF military airfield, and garrison troops, infantry battalion and reconnaissance squadron units.
British Military Aviation in 1996 March Corporal Tracey Wardle becomes the first woman to join the RAF Regiment.
Served as CMC sergeant 's mess during the RAF 's 60th anniversary.
He worked for Pearl Assurance Company as a clerk before serving in the RAF during the Second World War.
At one stage we even had a Jazz band play at a benefit for the family that included US servicemen from nearby RAF Fairford !
A subscription arrangement was suggested where people gave part of their weekly salary to a fund to buy a Spitfire for the RAF.
The first aircraft reached 58 Squadron at RAF Wyton during February 1960.
He was a Sergeant rigger when he was in the Far East. and Flight Lieutenant (Eng.) whilst stationed at RAF Warboys.
At the stroke of midnight on the the year 2000, an RAF Phantom II jet fighter flew again over the fields of Lincolnshire.
Therefore, the Center 's main effort is to ensure that every member of the RAF understands the tenets of Mission Command.
During the air battles leading to the re-capture of Rangoon, RAF Thunderbolts flew fighter escort missions with RAF Liberator bombers.
The concluding book in this top-drawer science fiction trilogy, Felaheen, reputes to complete Raf 's circle of life.
A Coastguard boat has located the wreck of an RAF Tornado which crashed into the Humber Estuary on Friday 17th May.
Alf was one of a party of POW 's who were tragically attacked by RAF Typhoons when they were being marched to another camp.
Next week London around the clock, RAF unable to cope.
The RAF pilots ' unselfish acts of courage are a testimony to the charge of liberty.
The final whistle seemed to come too soon; the RAF 's valiant attempts had failed to close the gap.
The C-130 Hercules C1 is the workhorse of the RAF transport fleet.
As a compromise Mukhtar Pasha suggested as the frontier a line drawn direct from Raf a to Ras Mahommed (the most southern point of the Sinai peninsula), which would have left the whole of the gulf of Akaba in Turkish territory.
It has been a civil aerodrome as well as an RAF Station.
There was also an RAF aerodrome outside the town.
Two squadrons will be flown by RAF aircrew, with two flown by RN pilots.