RAF Akrotiri

RAF Akrotiri

@RAFAkrotiri

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Official account for RAF Akrotiri

Akrotiri, Cyprus
Joined on August 07, 2018
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A father and son team are working together supporting operations at RAF Akrotiri. FS John Spanton, and son Harry, a SAC, are both movers, responsible for handling freight and loading and unloading the aircraft arriving at the base. https://t.co/owUTuISxk0

A very rare experience this weekend as @RAFAkrotiri  became temporarily engulfed in dense fog just 30 minutes after our arrival 🛬🌫

Fog is not something we usually see in that part of the world 🏝

#99Sqn #C17 #RAF #NoOrdinaryJob #Akrotiri #Fog #AvGeek https://t.co/L8di3wDH0n

A very rare experience this weekend as @RAFAkrotiri became temporarily engulfed in dense fog just 30 minutes after our arrival 🛬🌫 Fog is not something we usually see in that part of the world 🏝 #99Sqn #C17 #RAF #NoOrdinaryJob #Akrotiri #Fog #AvGeek https://t.co/L8di3wDH0n

Today on #ArmedForcesDay we are recognising our fantastic medical team for all the amazing work they perform on a daily basis and particularly throughout the COVID pandemic. 

@ArmedForcesDay #ArmedForcesWeek #SaluteOurForces #ArmedForces https://t.co/BxkXlxL1J3
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Today on #ArmedForcesDay we are recognising our fantastic medical team for all the amazing work they perform on a daily basis and particularly throughout the COVID pandemic. @ArmedForcesDay #ArmedForcesWeek #SaluteOurForces #ArmedForces https://t.co/BxkXlxL1J3

Our resident Search & Rescue Sqn, 84 Sqn, are on standby 24/7/365 to assist the local community & Republic of Cyprus. 

Read more about their preparations for the busy firefighting season:

https://t.co/WBIKL6LzoJ 

#teamaki #RAF #Akrotiri #NoOrdinaryJob #84sqn #searchandrescue https://t.co/FonbuxBvCJ
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Our resident Search & Rescue Sqn, 84 Sqn, are on standby 24/7/365 to assist the local community & Republic of Cyprus. Read more about their preparations for the busy firefighting season: https://t.co/WBIKL6LzoJ #teamaki #RAF #Akrotiri #NoOrdinaryJob #84sqn #searchandrescue https://t.co/FonbuxBvCJ

A heartfelt goodbye to Gp Capt Snaith. Thank you for leading our community during your time here, especially over the last few months. We wish you the best of luck for the future. A warm welcome to Gp Capt Thomas. We’re delighted to have you in command! https://t.co/aKegNxqNIz

It is with both pride and pleasure that I hand over the reins of RAF Akrotiri to the new Station Commander, Gp Capt Nikki Thomas. A humbling two years in an incredible place. Together we have delivered so much; thank you to everyone within our special community. https://t.co/9SQHdkKCeg
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It is with both pride and pleasure that I hand over the reins of RAF Akrotiri to the new Station Commander, Gp Capt Nikki Thomas. A humbling two years in an incredible place. Together we have delivered so much; thank you to everyone within our special community. https://t.co/9SQHdkKCeg

I am, of course... a Bell Griffin HAR2, as flown by our very own 84 Sqn. I operate as a search & rescue and firefighting helicopter, often assisting the Republic of Cyprus, and have recently been enjoying my annual service as seen here in these exclusive behind the scenes photos. https://t.co/HnxaOYgCaE
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I am, of course... a Bell Griffin HAR2, as flown by our very own 84 Sqn. I operate as a search & rescue and firefighting helicopter, often assisting the Republic of Cyprus, and have recently been enjoying my annual service as seen here in these exclusive behind the scenes photos. https://t.co/HnxaOYgCaE

It’s #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek and the theme this year is kindness. 

Members of our community have been showing huge amounts of kindness by giving up their time to help others during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Read more here:
https://t.co/85YNKNjj6I

#TeamAki #KindnessMatters https://t.co/1RhfHr6A7h

It’s #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek and the theme this year is kindness. Members of our community have been showing huge amounts of kindness by giving up their time to help others during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more here: https://t.co/85YNKNjj6I #TeamAki #KindnessMatters https://t.co/1RhfHr6A7h

#VEDay75 weekend draws to an end. We reflect on those who gave so much for future generations. Here’s a highlights reel from our virtual church service, broadcast to our community to so we could remember and celebrate such a momentous occasion in history. #ThisIsYourVictory https://t.co/hoMsC3xdAx

Quoted @ArmyCGS

On VE-Day 75 we are reminded that modern threats come in different forms. Resilience is key: to absorb the shock, adapt and come out better than the competition. Resolve, resourcefulness, courage and optimism help! #VEDay75 @Telegraph .@captaintommoore https://t.co/Bc1ECwvzTe

On VE-Day 75 we are reminded that modern threats come in different forms. Resilience is key: to absorb the shock, adapt and come out better than the competition. Resolve, resourcefulness, courage and optimism help! #VEDay75 @Telegraph  .@captaintommoore https://t.co/Bc1ECwvzTe

Please take 3 minutes to read @ArmyCGS. #resilience @CO1PWRR @Army2MERCIAN @RAFAkrotiri @StephenLillieUK @UKinCyprus https://t.co/TIN3ed420P

On this day 75 years ago Winston Churchill announced the end of the war in Europe. 

Our community have paid tribute in new ways to ensure we can still celebrate and remain socially distanced. 

“To those who gave so much- we thank you.” 

#VEDay75
#ThisIsYourVictory
#VEDayAtHome https://t.co/hQP4Qtn2X5
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On this day 75 years ago Winston Churchill announced the end of the war in Europe. Our community have paid tribute in new ways to ensure we can still celebrate and remain socially distanced. “To those who gave so much- we thank you.” #VEDay75 #ThisIsYourVictory #VEDayAtHome https://t.co/hQP4Qtn2X5

BFCyprus
2 months ago

Quoted @BFBSCyprus

🇬🇧 | We may be celebrating differently than expected but we still wanted to wish you a happy VE Day. Here's a message from CBF Maj gen Rob Thompson #VEDay75 🥳 @040thomsonrob @bfcyprus https://t.co/Af3LG9omnd

‘On this #VEDay75 it is important that we pause, that we salute the service of our forebears, that we honour their sacrifice and we take a moment to reflect on what they achieved’ - A message from Commander British Forces Cyprus @040thomsonrob #VEDayAtHome 🇨🇾🇬🇧 https://t.co/4nv29CucJm

As we prepare to mark #VEDay75, messages have been flooding in from our personnel deployed across the world, thanking our Greatest Generation for their service and sacrifice. Share your own tribute to our Second World War veterans, with the hashtag #ThisIsYourVictory 🇬🇧✌️ https://t.co/3kqL4MTMcl

Engineers from our Ground Engineering Flight recently teamed up to cycle over 500 miles in support of the @RAFCentralFund. 

Read more about it at the link below:

https://t.co/DSbE8HQPyz

#royalairforce #raf #teamaki #charity #support #twopointsixchallenge #keepresearchgoing https://t.co/VPThMEwTSr
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Engineers from our Ground Engineering Flight recently teamed up to cycle over 500 miles in support of the @RAFCentralFund. Read more about it at the link below: https://t.co/DSbE8HQPyz #royalairforce #raf #teamaki #charity #support #twopointsixchallenge #keepresearchgoing https://t.co/VPThMEwTSr

A message from our Stn Commander to all the UAS’s who, this morning, visited us on their virtual journey, marking the half way point of their 10,200km return trip from @RAFLossiemouth to @RAFAkrotiri. @LondonUAS @UBASBlueLions https://t.co/sMJd1Ym10z https://t.co/DtbuYlbLBo https://t.co/weFp9g4Np6

BFCyprus
2 months ago

‘Μαζί θα τα καταφέρουμε’ - ‘We will do this together’. A message from Bases Administrator @040thomsonrob to 🇨🇾 #InThisTogether @UKinCyprus #partners #Friends https://t.co/fhbswkoPxk

Quoted @bfcyprus

Follow the link to read the full story in the @cyprusmail #britishbases #SBAs #cyprus #coronavirus #COVID19 Coronavirus: Bases to ease measures in line with Republic - https://t.co/fKh4YztySe

In step! @CO1PWRR @Army2MERCIAN @RAFAkrotiri @StephenLillieUK @emiliapaps @bfcyprus https://t.co/OSizu9zWwC

Quoted @BFBSCyprus

So many questions regarding MOD Schools in Cyprus. Here's CBF with an update. #RT and pass it on @bfcyprus @040thomsonrob https://t.co/c75Y96BbOk

Thank you again @BFBSCyprus. Spread the word. @CO1PWRR @Army2MERCIAN @RAFAkrotiri @StnCdrAkrotiri @StephenLillieUK @UKStratCom @pnymsanders #reading https://t.co/bOPyRdgoV8

During these busy times our Airfield Support Mechanical Transport flight continue to deliver operational output. They perform daily quality checks of the fuel before using an LCAR fuel bowser for transferring to the aircraft - upwards of 10M ltrs can be transferred per month! https://t.co/xzkrZhkYCr
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During these busy times our Airfield Support Mechanical Transport flight continue to deliver operational output. They perform daily quality checks of the fuel before using an LCAR fuel bowser for transferring to the aircraft - upwards of 10M ltrs can be transferred per month! https://t.co/xzkrZhkYCr

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