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Special Event Station OL80CLAY

Special Event Station OL80CLAY. This station celebrates the 80th anniversary of the
dropping the CLAY paratroops in the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia
during the WWII, known as Operation Clay.

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RAF and USAF strengthen ability to communicate across the world

Royal Air Force Tactical Communicators have joined their US Air Force counterparts in Germany to hone their skills using HF (high frequency) communications.

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RAFARS Journal QRV Autumn 2023

The RAFARS Journal QRV Autumn 2023 is now available in the Member Area

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Sqn Ldr Malcolm Wood G7VRT

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of our friend and fellow Council member, Sqn Ldr Malcolm Wood (G7VRT).  Our hearts go out to his family. He will be deeply missed but always remembered.

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New Slate Coasters

A set of 4 engraved 4” X 4” Slate Coasters, with rubber protective feet, in two versions.

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Wellington Bomber unveiled after a decade of conservation

A Second World War Vickers Wellington bomber has been restored to its former glory after more than a decade of conservation at the Royal Air Force Museum Midlands.

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RAFARS Logo Download Page Updated

The RAFARS Logo download page has been updated.

To assist members producing personal QSL cards, the Webmaster has redrawn the classic RAFARS wings and diamond logos and made them available for download.

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RAF Cosford Airshow 2023

RAFARS at the RAF Cosford Air Show Sunday 11 June 2023.

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75th Anniversary of the Berlin Airlift

RAFARS will be marking the 75th Anniversary of the Berlin Airlift in 2023. Events will include the Special Event Station GB0BAL (Berlin Airlift) and also a RAFARS Expedition to Germany in the vicinity of GAF Wunstorf.

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