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Announcement - Farewells and New Faces

06 October 2016

A number of changes to key figures within our organisation have just been announced. We offer an enormous...


Skies The Limit For Cadets At Aerospace Camp

26 September 2016

Air Cadets have been celebrating the organisations 75th anniversary by returning to its aviation roots at a National...


Trust Helps Cadets Enjoy Adventurous Summer

22 September 2016

Cadets from the Sussex Wing Air Training Corps recently returned from a character-building and horizon-expanding expedition into the...


Trust Supports RAF Benson 'Thank You'

16 September 2016

There was plenty to enjoy in the air and on the ground at RAF Benson's Families' Day recently. The...


RAF Station Families Days Receive Trust Boost

26 August 2016

Summer fun on RAF stations across the UK has been given a welcome boost thanks to the Royal Air Force...


Flight Academy Helps Cadet Fly High

25 August 2016

The Royal International Air Tattoo's top cadet is set to reach for the sky thanks to an Oxford Flight...


Cadets Walk 100 Miles to Celebrate Anniversary

24 August 2016

Air Cadets from 308 (Colchester) Squadron recently celebrated the organisation's and their squadron's 75th birthday by completing the Nijmegen Marches,...


Trustees Support Appeal for Pedal Power

23 August 2016

One might have been forgiven for thinking there was a chain reaction when the RAF Charitable Trust was approached by...


Trust Helps Disabled People 'Reach for the Sky'

22 August 2016

The annual Flying Scholarships for Disabled People (FSDP) presentation ceremony was held on Sunday 10 July at the Royal International...


Cadets Set To Soar At Aerospace Camp

19 August 2016

The Air Cadet Organisation continues its 75th anniversary celebrations at RAF Syerston this week with a National Aerospace...


Trust Helps Cadets Celebrate With A Bang

18 August 2016

The RAF Charitable Trust were the proud sponsors of the Air Cadet Organisation (ACO) 75th Anniversary Concert, Music...


Silver Lining For Historic RAF Squadron

16 August 2016

Selling off the family silver is one thing, but a distinguished Warwickshire RAF Squadron will soon be polishing...


Trust Clothing Fosters Team Spirit For International Air Cadet Exchange

15 August 2016

This year's British representatives on the International Air Cadet Exchange...


RAF Ski Team Hit The Slopes With Donation

11 August 2016

Athletes in the RAF Ski Team can look forward to hitting the slopes of Chile this summer thanks...


Cycling Squadron Visits Trust to Say Thanks

10 August 2016

East Midlands University Air Squadron (EMUAS) recently visited Douglas Bader House to show off the road bikes they...


Lockheed Martin Supports Flying Excellence

08 August 2016

The RAF Charitable Trust (RAFCT) received a generous donation of £7,000 from Lockheed Martin during the 2016 Royal...


Trust Sponsors Simulators on Display

05 August 2016

Members of the public were invited to fly two very different simulators at the Royal International Air Tattoo...


East Mids UAS Provides Warm Welcome on Trust Stand

04 August 2016

Members of the East Midlands Universities' Air Squadron (EMUAS) based in Beeston, Nottingham, welcomed visitors to the Techno...


Primary School Junior Engineers Compete at Air Tattoo

01 August 2016

The culmination of a three-month STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) project took place at the recent Air...


Trust Ambassador Flies The Flag

29 July 2016

The 2015 RAF Charitable Trust (RAFCT) Flying Excellence Trophy winner Tom Willis was on hand to greet visitors...


“It was an epic spectacle, as magical as anything you've ever seen in the West End, and as loud as anything you've ever heard at Knebworth.”

Jeremy Clarkson, Television Presenter

“All the thrills, excitement and noise of a Grand Prix, but in the air!”

Jenson Button, Formula 1 Racing Driver

“This is the best airshow!”

Buzz Aldrin, Apollo 11 Astronaut

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