RAF Marham’s 31 Squadron Weightlifting Challenge

31 Squadron from RAF Marham are due to deploy to Afghanistan in the next few weeks as they take over from IX(B) Squadron patrolling the skies in support of UK and Coalition troops as part of Operation HERRICK. Whilst in Afghanistan the Squadron have set themselves another tough challenge to raise money for two local charities, Scotty’s Little Soldiers and …

Update from Afghanistan

It’s August in Afghanistan and the members of 31 Squadron and their Tornado GR4 aircraft are being prepared for their mission. It’s their fifth week deployed on Operation HERRICK in support of UK, ISAF and Afghan ground forces. The night team have just ‘clocked off’ and the day shift are about to ‘walk’ to their aircraft. Meanwhile the Ground Alert …

Support the Squadron Charity Event

In July 2011 31 Squadron will deploy to Afghanistan in support of Op Herrick. Those amongst you that are old Squadron members will recall our motto In Caelum Indicum Primus, and it is back to the area of the Northwestern Frontier that we return, again directly supporting our UK troops, and those of our NATO Allies.