Royal Air Force

Royal Air Force

@RoyalAirForce

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The world's first independent Air Force. Air and Space Power to Protect our Nation.

Joined on November 27, 2009
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We looked inside some of the tweets by @RoyalAirForce and here's what we found interesting.

Inside 100 Tweets

Time between tweets:
7 hours
Average replies
8
Average retweets
83
Average likes
396
Tweets with photos
70 / 100
Tweets with videos
25 / 100
Tweets with links
0 / 100

Rankings (sorted by number of followers)

41. in country United Kingdom and category Governmental

104. in country United Kingdom and category Society

801. in category Governmental

Finally after 15 weeks the RAF Museum is finally open! Don't forget entry is by free timed ticket to help us give you a safe and great day out. Last entry at both sites is 3:30pm. Get your timed ticket now at : https://t.co/YdU3dyqt0u https://t.co/BX7gfoNMxZ

Finally after 15 weeks the RAF Museum is finally open! Don't forget entry is by free timed ticket to help us give you a safe and great day out. Last entry at both sites is 3:30pm. Get your timed ticket now at : https://t.co/YdU3dyqt0u https://t.co/BX7gfoNMxZ

โ€œIโ€™m pleased weโ€™re continuing to honour our commitment to our hard-working personnel so they receive the right support to care for loved ones."
@JohnnyMercerUK on free wraparound childcare for the #ArmedForces announced today. https://t.co/WzDLx6sD1y https://t.co/eXSOTSHJbT

โ€œIโ€™m pleased weโ€™re continuing to honour our commitment to our hard-working personnel so they receive the right support to care for loved ones." @JohnnyMercerUK on free wraparound childcare for the #ArmedForces announced today. https://t.co/WzDLx6sD1y https://t.co/eXSOTSHJbT

As a salute to ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นStatehood day - King Mindaugas' Coronation Day ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง@RoyalAirForce together with  ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ@EjercitoAire performed a spectacular flypast over the skies of Vilnius.

Happy Statehood Day, Lithuania!
We are happy to celebrate this day together.

๐Ÿ“ทAgnฤ— Bekeraitytฤ— https://t.co/3IqA7NA8N2
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As a salute to ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นStatehood day - King Mindaugas' Coronation Day ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง@RoyalAirForce together with ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ@EjercitoAire performed a spectacular flypast over the skies of Vilnius. Happy Statehood Day, Lithuania! We are happy to celebrate this day together. ๐Ÿ“ทAgnฤ— Bekeraitytฤ— https://t.co/3IqA7NA8N2

Under two weeks to go until virtual @airtattoo!

Experience virtual flying displays, interviews & unique behind the scenes footage with four hours of live-streamed content each day.

Find out more: https://t.co/QPE19rOe8V

#NextGenRAF #VirtualAirTattoo https://t.co/NuoQT54dlD

Under two weeks to go until virtual @airtattoo! Experience virtual flying displays, interviews & unique behind the scenes footage with four hours of live-streamed content each day. Find out more: https://t.co/QPE19rOe8V #NextGenRAF #VirtualAirTattoo https://t.co/NuoQT54dlD

Did you see the blue Hurricane this weekend? This if how the skilled RAF Photographers captured the fabulous image of the @RAFBBMF Hurricane lit up blue as an act of remembrance for all those lost to COVID-19. https://t.co/4cSSW2Rzki

On the 72nd birthday of the @NHSuk the Royal Air Force applauds the commitment, courage and sacrifice shown by everyone in tackling the coronavirus pandemic. #ThankYouTogether #NHSBirthday #NHS72 https://t.co/1vVAQVsYj6

Cpl Collette Mckay is one of 2000 Medical Reservists who work within the NHS by day and serve in the Armed Forces in their freeย time. 

On the NHS's 72nd birthday, she shares her story ๐Ÿ‘‡#NHSBirthday
https://t.co/0Pk6kalcbu https://t.co/I6kzFLrRiS
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Cpl Collette Mckay is one of 2000 Medical Reservists who work within the NHS by day and serve in the Armed Forces in their freeย time. On the NHS's 72nd birthday, she shares her story ๐Ÿ‘‡#NHSBirthday https://t.co/0Pk6kalcbu https://t.co/I6kzFLrRiS

RAF nursing staff wish @NHSuk colleagues a happy 72nd birthday.

Personnel of the @PM_RAF_NS have been working closely with NHS staff during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Read more: https://t.co/f0S9vucQOj

#ThankYouTogether #NHSBirthday #NHS72 https://t.co/XKuDO8nFR1
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RAF nursing staff wish @NHSuk colleagues a happy 72nd birthday. Personnel of the @PM_RAF_NS have been working closely with NHS staff during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more: https://t.co/f0S9vucQOj #ThankYouTogether #NHSBirthday #NHS72 https://t.co/XKuDO8nFR1

On the 72nd birthday of @NHSuk - est #OTD in 1948, providing 1st class care to our great nation despite the challenges of #COVID19. Weโ€™ll be saying #ThankYouTogether at 5pm ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ & a special thanks to those supporting us whilst still putting their hours in with the #NHS #OneTeam https://t.co/09MRjYk3a6
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On the 72nd birthday of @NHSuk - est #OTD in 1948, providing 1st class care to our great nation despite the challenges of #COVID19. Weโ€™ll be saying #ThankYouTogether at 5pm ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ & a special thanks to those supporting us whilst still putting their hours in with the #NHS #OneTeam https://t.co/09MRjYk3a6

Happy birthday NHS! Weโ€™re celebrating #NHSBirthday today and taking the opportunity to thank all those involved in the fight against coronavirus. #ThankYouTogether https://t.co/1NGHUzOIlf

The Royal Air Force wishes the @NHSuk a Happy 72nd Birthday and thanks its staff and all those involved in the fight against COVID-19.

#ThankYouTogether #NHSBirthday #NHS72 #LightItBlue https://t.co/BEd8dE09hc

The Royal Air Force wishes the @NHSuk a Happy 72nd Birthday and thanks its staff and all those involved in the fight against COVID-19. #ThankYouTogether #NHSBirthday #NHS72 #LightItBlue https://t.co/BEd8dE09hc

RAF Marham remembers all those that have sadly lost their lives during the COVID 19 pandemic 

#ThankYouTogether
#NHSBirthday
#LightItBlue https://t.co/3Iv1Izb02r

RAF Marham remembers all those that have sadly lost their lives during the COVID 19 pandemic #ThankYouTogether #NHSBirthday #LightItBlue https://t.co/3Iv1Izb02r

A @RAFBBMF Hurricane has been lit up in blue as an act of remembrance and reflection for all who have been lost to COVID-19.

#LightItBlue is a chance for the nation to come together and pay our respects.

#NHSBirthday #NHS72 https://t.co/kQCN6lgmBI

A @RAFBBMF Hurricane has been lit up in blue as an act of remembrance and reflection for all who have been lost to COVID-19. #LightItBlue is a chance for the nation to come together and pay our respects. #NHSBirthday #NHS72 https://t.co/kQCN6lgmBI

Be all you can be. Meet Flt Lt Sasha Petersen! Sasha was the first Kazakhstan-born officer to graduate from RAF Cranwell. A top linguist, a fitness trainer, a Royal Society of Medicine Award winner - and a RAF nurse - ready to give care where others cannot go! #NoOrdinaryJob ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘ https://t.co/wTH5z7wKGk
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Be all you can be. Meet Flt Lt Sasha Petersen! Sasha was the first Kazakhstan-born officer to graduate from RAF Cranwell. A top linguist, a fitness trainer, a Royal Society of Medicine Award winner - and a RAF nurse - ready to give care where others cannot go! #NoOrdinaryJob ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘ https://t.co/wTH5z7wKGk

Quoted @RoyalNavy

#OTD in 1940 the only Naval VC won in the #BattleofBritain โ€“ and only one awarded for actions in UK โ€“ was earned by anti-aircraft gunner LS Jack Mantle, killed by Stukas attacking HMS Foylebank in Portland Harbour. ๐Ÿ”— Read more at: https://t.co/6g83uc2D7k https://t.co/lCgpqAH7cN

#OTD in 1940 the only Naval VC won in the #BattleofBritain โ€“ and only one awarded for actions in UK โ€“ was earned by anti-aircraft gunner LS Jack Mantle, killed by Stukas attacking HMS Foylebank in Portland Harbour. ๐Ÿ”— Read more at: https://t.co/6g83uc2D7k https://t.co/lCgpqAH7cN

80 years ago LS Jack Mantle lost his life defending his ship from air attack, in the early days of the Battle of Britain. His actions earned him the Victoria Cross. This year we'll be commemorating the @RoyalNavy's & the @BritishArmy's role in the Battle. #DetectAndDefend https://t.co/k5qHjvfA1F

RAF Typhoons were scrambled today to monitor Russian long-range aircraft flying in international airspace north of Scotland.

A Voyager was also launched to conduct Air-to-Air Refuelling.

Full story: https://t.co/ozYqn2cgkw https://t.co/zXIfpGqDBM
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RAF Typhoons were scrambled today to monitor Russian long-range aircraft flying in international airspace north of Scotland. A Voyager was also launched to conduct Air-to-Air Refuelling. Full story: https://t.co/ozYqn2cgkw https://t.co/zXIfpGqDBM

๐Ÿ“ธ A @RoyalAirForce Typhoon taking off from Siauliai Air Base, ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡น Lithuania, on a training sortie.

#OpAZOTIZE is the ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง UK's contribution to the @NATO Baltic Air Policing mission, and is a further demonstration of our commitment to the security of the region. #WeAreNATO https://t.co/yIPa2jJG0j

๐Ÿ“ธ A @RoyalAirForce Typhoon taking off from Siauliai Air Base, ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡น Lithuania, on a training sortie. #OpAZOTIZE is the ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง UK's contribution to the @NATO Baltic Air Policing mission, and is a further demonstration of our commitment to the security of the region. #WeAreNATO https://t.co/yIPa2jJG0j

Join the @ChiefofAirStaff at #ASPC20 on 15 July. Hear from @BWallaceMP, as well as Chief Scientific Advisor & many more as we explore why achieving and maintaining Information Advantage is so important to all our futures. Find out more: https://t.co/6S7feyqFyW @Airpowerassn https://t.co/bj0h3mHfZ1

Tonight at 8pm on @channel5_tv - The Red Arrows: A Year in the Sky. Go behind the scenes of the @RAFRedArrows in this special programme, recapping how the team prepared for a season marking the centenary of the Royal Air Force. #RedArrows https://t.co/POPh7Q1zru

Fantastic to hear that in its first week SERVE (Service for Experienced, Re-joiner and Volunteer Engagements) has had over 11,000 page views since launching! 

Find out what itโ€™s all about & discover new opportunities in the #ArmedForces here ๐Ÿ‘‰ https://t.co/3t817tZKTC https://t.co/zYElKDNbES

Fantastic to hear that in its first week SERVE (Service for Experienced, Re-joiner and Volunteer Engagements) has had over 11,000 page views since launching! Find out what itโ€™s all about & discover new opportunities in the #ArmedForces here ๐Ÿ‘‰ https://t.co/3t817tZKTC https://t.co/zYElKDNbES

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