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University Air Squadron gets a handle on bike maintenance

08 December 2016

A team of six from the East Midlands Universities' Air Squadron (EMUAS) had the chance to get their...

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Cosford Runners Prove They're Tough Enough

06 December 2016

Following a £300 grant provided by the RAF Charitable Trust (RAFCT), and additional funding from the RAF Sports...

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Instructors' Final Landing For 624 Squadron

30 November 2016

Instructors at the 624 Volunteer Gliding Squadron (VGS) took to the skies for one last time, thanks to...

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Trust Helps Squadron Display History

28 November 2016

Silverware and artefacts from a legendary RAF Battle of Britain Squadron that have been in store for more...

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Trust Helps Air Cadets Steer To Success

25 November 2016

A group of Air Cadets from Newcastle have earned a mechanical engineering qualification aided by a grant from...

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RAF Cyclists Don't Tire Easily in Demanding Endurance Challenge

23 November 2016

Last month, nine keen cyclists, known as Team Viribus Audax, put their foot to the pedal as they...

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Top-Up Grants Keep Junior Ranks Airborne

21 November 2016

The RAF Charitable Trust (RAFCT) and The RAF Flying Clubs' Association are delighted to announce that 10 Junior...

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Award Encourages University Air Squadrons To Think Big

18 November 2016

We would like to congratulate the University Air Squadron (UAS) from East Scotland, which became the first squadron...

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Awards Help Secure Bright Engineering Futures

16 November 2016

Five school pupils from across the UK have been awarded RAF Charitable Trust sponsored bursaries that are designed...

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Huge Response Anticipated For Scholarship Scheme

15 November 2016

The RAF Flying Clubs' Association (RAFFCA) has announced that the application window for its Junior Rank Pilot Scholarship...

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Trust Gives Wings To Microlight Association

11 November 2016

The RAF Charitable Trust has granted more than £29,500 to the RAF Microlight Flying Association towards the purchase...

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RAF Police Go Head-to-Head

08 November 2016

RAFCT Trustee Ian Beresford lent his support and encouragement to the RAF Police Rugby team (RAFPR) recently as...

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Trust Funds New Squadron Banner

04 November 2016

North Tyneside Air Cadets' preparations for Remembrance Sunday have taken a big step forward thanks to the RAF...

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Young Cadet's Dream Takes Flight With Excellence Award

02 November 2016

Seventeen-year-old air cadet Lauren Simms was overwhelmed this week after receiving the Royal Air Force Charitable Trust Flying...

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RAF Ladies Invited To Get Their Skates On

31 October 2016

Twenty-five RAF ladies from around the country descended on RAF Cosford recently for the first ladies-only ice hockey...

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Trust Gives RAF Ski Team The Edge

26 October 2016

Last month saw members of the RAF Ski Team return from a training camp in southern Chile where...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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