Media enquiries

Contact the Media and Communication Officer:

[email protected].

Phone: 01296 656725

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I join the RAF (including within the Commonwealth)?

All recruitment enquiries can be answered by visiting

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 -

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.


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.

Range Bookings - 2023.

Call us

01296 656725

Find us

RAF Halton, Wendover, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP22 5PG.

Council: Aylesbury Vale District Council

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.

Visiting information


Tourist attractions

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

Emergency contact

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.

Work experience

Contact the Work Experience Co-ordinator to arrange work experience placements:

Phone: 01296 656330

School visits

Children and Young People

Contact the Community Development Officer

Email:  [email protected]

Tel: 01296 656494

Air Cadets

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

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