The Chief of the Air Staff from 1940-1946 was Charles Portal. Though he was the RAF supremo at the time, he is probably less well known than some of the commander of various parts of the RAF such as Hugh Dowding (Fighter Command during the Battle of Britain) and Arthur Harris (Bomber Command from late February 1942 till the end of WW2).
The Royal Air Force did not exist during WW1 .
The Royal Air Force had numerous targets all through that long war.
The RAF, Royal Air Force
The RAF (The Royal Air Force)
Royal Air Force and Winston Churchill.
Royal Air Force
Royal Air Force
Royal Air Force (RAF)
RAF simply stands for "Royal Air Force" of the UK during WWII
The Royal British Air Force, in World War II
RAF stands for Royal Air Force. It was and is the British air force.
Royal Air Force (RAF).
RAAF stands for the Royal Australian Air Force.
He served in the Royal Air Force during World War II.
To defend Britain from air attack and bomb German cities.
He was a fighter pilot in the Royal Air Force and Intelligence officer
He was a WWII Royal Air Force Squadron Commander.
The Royal Air Force, better known as the RAF.
Royal Armoured Corps (RAC) Royal Air Force (RAF) Royal Navy (RN)
The british air force is known as the RAF; royal air force. The Deutsche Luftwaffe or Luftwaffe (German: "Air Arm", IPA: ['luftvafə]) is the commonly used term for the German air force.The Royal Air Force. They are still called this today.
I hope you meant the RAF. There is no RIF. The Royal Air Force exists today. During World War 2 they were known as the RAAF, Royal Army Air Force.AnswerThe original answer is incorrect, as there has never been a 'Royal Army Air Force'. The letters, 'RAAF', represents the Royal Australian Air Force!The Royal Air Force was formed in 1918, by amalgamating the Royal Flying Corps (essentially part of the British Army), and the Royal Naval Air Service (part of the Royal Navy). This is one of the reasons that the RAF rank insignia is based on that of the Royal Navy. The Royal Navy still retains an independent air wing, called the Royal Naval Air Service (RNAS). And, yes, the RAF does exist today.
The R.A.F. Royal Air Force.
there were 100,000 RAF (royal air force) pilots in the World War II and 90,000 died in the war