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Honington: New commander at RAF base

PUBLISHED: 17:24 15 December 2010

NEW POST: Grp Capt Nick Bray hands over command of RAF Honington to Grp Capt Andy Hall

NEW POST: Grp Capt Nick Bray hands over command of RAF Honington to Grp Capt Andy Hall


A NEW station commander has taken over the reins at RAF Honington.

Grp Capt Andy Hall has taken command of the station from Grp Capt Nick Bray, who has been in charge of operations since February 2009.

Grp Capt Hall, who has previously served at Honington, is joined by his wife, Jackie and the couple’s two children.

“It is a privilege to return to RAF Honington and assume responsibility of such a significant and relevant capability,” he said.

“The people and the families of RAF Honington are where our attention lies, ensuring they are prepared and are supported for the operations and the developments that lie ahead.

“Jackie and I are very pleased to be back in Suffolk and look forward to the connections that we can make with and for the station“.

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