John Chandler

Air Commodore John Chandler CBE CEng FRAeS

Air Commodore John Chandler CBE CEng FRAeS graduated from the RAF College Cranwell as an Engineering Officer and spent a full career in the Royal Air Force closely involved with the Canberra, Phantom and Tornado fleets in the UK and Germany.

Later tours included Station Commander at RAF Sealand and ACOS A4 at HQ Strike Command.

Later overseas postings covered Bahrain, Ethiopia, Malaysia and Saudi Arabia, and included involvement in both Gulf Wars and the Kosovo campaign.

After leaving the RAF, he joined the Parole Board as a Panel Chairman and ran a medical charity before joining East Anglia RFCA.

He is a Vice Patron of the Officers Association, lectures on military history and teaches English as a foreign language.