The RAF website describes an "ultimate aim of moving all technical training" to Lyneham
and sets out the plans for the Defence Technical Training Change Programme (DTTCP): "Under the proposals a number of technical training activities will be brought together at Lyneham
It is believed that the cars were then driven out of Lyneham
at speed along Driveway and into Copperwood Drive, where further shots are believed to have been discharged.
By 2015's completion of the Lyneham
Centre facilities in the modern complex include a gymnasium; indoor and outdoor pools; 14 hard court tennis courts; and 6 clay tennis courts among many others.
Servicemen and women killed on operations have been flown into RAF Lyneham
since April 2007 when RAF Brize Norton was closed for runway repairs.
There have been 163 repatriations in Wootton Bassett since 2007, when Hercules transporters were moved to nearby RAF Lyneham
from Brize Norton.
We wish MOD Lyneham
s new residents all the best in their new home.
Instead, the returning C-17s brought the bodies back to Lyneham
- less than five miles from Wootton Bassett centre.
THE mayor ofWootton Bassett yesterday spoke of her pride at one of Britain's top two-year-olds carrying the name of the small Wiltshire town through which the funeral corteges of British servicemen and women killed in Afghanistan pass on their way from nearby RAF Lyneham
In addition the air traffic control unit will stop operating and the Air Traffic Zone will be suspended until 31 December 2011 when RAF Lyneham
will formally cease to be an RAF station.
But with RAF Lyneham
set to close, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) is now considering future arrangements.
Yesterday a short service was held at RAF Lyneham
before the hearses were driven slowly through the Wiltshire town.
He's on his way to Lyneham
now to meet his mum and dad, His coffin draped from head to toe in his country's Union flag.