Contact the Media and Communication Officer:
Phone: 01296 656725
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I join the RAF (including within the Commonwealth)?
All recruitment enquiries can be answered by visiting www.raf.mod.uk/recruitment.
Where can I get photographs from the graduation?
The service person (graduate) can contact the photographic team. They will need their service number and the dates of the intake. Unfortunately, the Station photographic team do not have gallery photographs that can be viewed or purchased externally.
Where do I get a copy of the Graduation video?
How many people are allowed at a Graduation?
The service person (graduate) will have all the details given to them from their Intake lead and so are best placed to advise you as each graduation may vary.
Does RAF Halton have term dates for recruit training?
Unlike other armed forces, RAF Halton complete training throughout the year. Roughly, we have an intake start every 2 weeks for 10 weeks of basic training.
Please can you give me information about the history of the RAF?
The best place for this kind of information is the RAF Museum in Hendon, London or the Air Historical Branch at RAF Northolt - https://www.raf.mod.uk/our-organisation/units/air-historical-branch/.
Is it possible to have a tour of the RAF Halton Officer’s Mess?
Halton House Officer’s Mess is home to many serving personnel based at RAF Halton. Therefore, it is not appropriate for people to visit their home. However, there are usually open days planned throughout the year where people can be guided around the impressive building. These will be advertised on the RAF Halton website.
RANGE OPERATING HOURS.
The normal Range operating hours are Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm.
Owing to operational or training reasons there will be occasions when these timings will have to be extended. Where possible changes will be notified on this web page.
RAF Halton, Wendover, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP22 5PG.
When you arrive
You must report to the Main Guardroom at the Main Gate.
You must bring photographic ID with you, e.g. driving licence or passport.
The member of staff who invited you to RAF Halton must meet you at the Main Guardroom.
The Trenchard Museum is open to the public. The museum aims to display items relating to the history of RAF Halton, with the collection including: 3 complete aircraft, 2 cockpits, 9 engines and a range of displays and memorabilia.
Opening times: Tuesday, 10am to 4pm. Other days can be arranged on request.
For further information visit our website
Phone: 01296 624095
In an emergency contact the Main Guardroom.
Guardroom phone: 01296 656216
For more help, or for those serving abroad on Operations or Exercise, visit the What to do in a family emergency guide.
Contact the Work Experience Co-ordinator to arrange work experience placements:
Phone: 01296 656330
Children and Young People
Contact the Community Development Officer
Email: [email protected]
Tel: 01296 656494
Contact the Air Cadet Liaison Officer (ACLO) to arrange a visit to RAF Halton:
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 01296 656649
Royal Air Forces Association
Contact the Royal Air Forces Association Liaison Officer to arrange a visit to the RAFA branch at RAF Halton:
Phone: 01296 656717