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Subway arrives at RAF Waddington!

With the introduction of Project Hestia, ESS and RAF Waddington have invested heavily in a brand-new Subway facility to bring the Station catering provision in to the 21st Century. With an appetite for success and a desire to offer the […]

Poppy Match

On 3rd November 2018, Sgt Riley, Sgt Williams and SAC Cottingham of XIII Sqn RAF Waddington attended a charity football match at Sincil bank stadium in support of the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal. Lincoln City FC were to host […]

Insight Forecast

Battle’s O’er – A Nations Tribute – 11 November 2018 Pipers are being asked to take part in “Battle’s O’er – A Nation’s Tribute” a unique and simple way to mark the centenary of the end of the Great War. […]

RAFMSA Classic Racing Team

The Royal Air Force Motor Sports Association, RAFMSA, Classic Racing Team are two race meets into another busy season of the Classic Racing Motorcycle Club’s 2018 season. The team had a successful year in the post classic 250 air cooled […]

RAF 100 inspire – Race for the Line

As part of RAF100 STEM activities, RAF Waddington STEM Ambassadors, in conjunction with The Learning Partnership, have recently held the Regional Final for ‘Race for the Line’ – an event designed to inspire the next generation of engineers and scientists […]

Freedom of Lincoln Parade 2018

In the year the Royal Air Force celebrates its centenary, service personnel from both RAF Waddington and RAF Scampton marched through Lincoln High Street on Friday 20th April exercising their right to the Freedom of the City; an honour which […]

RAF 100 Church Service & Church Fête

The RAF Waddington Chaplains recently celebrated RAF100 with a special Station Church Service, followed by a Church Fête. The Church Service included pieces by the Voluntary Band and Military Wives’ Choir. Almost 120 service personnel, families and friends, of all […]

RJ 20 DELIVERY TO NO 51 SQN WED 7 JUN

There was great excitement at RAF Waddington recently as No 51 Squadron took delivery of their third and final RC-135 Rivet Joint aircraft. The arrival of this aircraft – RJ 20, which will be registered as ZZ666, from the Big […]

54 Sqn Memorial Plaque

54 Sqn Memorial Plaque

54 Squadron fighter pilots who died protecting northern Australia honoured 70 years after WWII. Some of the brave young men who served on 54 Squadron during WWII and who died protecting northern Australia have been honoured in a ceremony in […]

Freedom of Snaith Parade Insight Magazine Online

Freedom of Snaith Parade Sunday 22nd March 2015

From October 1942 to April 1945, 51 Squadron flew its wartime operations from RAF Snaith, near Goole in Yorkshire. For that period, the squadron operated as part of No.4 Group, RAF Bomber Command, equipped with  the Handley Page Halifax. Even […]

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