Chris served in the Royal Air Force for over 14 years as a Chinook Crewman based at RAF Odiham and RAF Benson. During his RAF career, he served multiple tours of Iraq and Afghanistan and completed numerous Exercises overseas. Chris became a Qualified Helicopter Crewman Instructor instructing on the Operational Conversion Flight at RAF Odiham, before moving to the Operational Conversion Unit at RAF Benson where he was heavily involved in delivering conversion and refresher training for new crews and front line aircrew.
During his time in the RAF, Chris also became a Survive Evade Resist Extract instructor specialising in desert and mountain survival skills, delivering pre-deployment training around the world as well as survival training to personnel in the UK on a regular basis.
Welcome to the team, Chris.