Welcome to the Royal Canadian Air Force

The Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) is a part of National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces. It defends and protects Canadian and North American airspace in partnership with the United States. The RCAF also contributes to international peace and security.


Services and Information


RCAF jobs

Browse jobs with the RCAF. Find out about career options, pay and benefits. Talk to an advisor near you.

Military operations and exercises

RCAF operations and exercises that take place in Canada and around the world.

Showcasing the RCAF

Upcoming events put on by the Snowbirds, the CF-18 Demo Team and RCAF bands.

Wings and squadrons

RCAF wings and squadrons across Canada.

Training and schools

The RCAF’s schools and operational training units.


The RCAF’s fleet of aircraft including fighter jets, helicopters and training aircraft.


View RCAF videos, images, logos, insignias, posters and calendars.


Learn about the history of the RCAF.


What we are doing

Publications                 Laws and regulations
Air Equipment Procurement   Queen’s Regulations and Orders (QR&Os)
Air Force Journal   National Defence Act
Excelsior   Canada's Defence Policy
Flight Comment    
Flight Safety Reports    

Corporate Information

Job opportunities  



Mental Health resources

You're not alone
Mental Health resources for CAF members and families

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