30 Nov '12, 12pm

RAF's Olympics efforts commended: Seventeen personnel from across the RAF have been awarded for their outstandin...

"With the Olympics, Her Majesty The Queen's Diamond Jubilee and our round-the-clock operations, overseas and at home, I could not be more proud of the dedicated and professional young men and women of the Royal Air Force, and of course the families and friends that support them - well done and thank you all." London 2012 was a hugely successful event, with Team GB sealing third position in the medal table and the whole of the UKÂ gripped by Olympics fever. One of those busy working behind the scenes was Squadron Leader Peter Robinson, Officer Commanding Training Squadron and Master Controller within the Control and Reporting Centre at RAF Boulmer. He said: "I feel surprised and honoured to be awarded an Air Component Commander's Commendation as I was just doing my job. Preparation for the Games was intense and we were doing simulated live training exercises from October 20...

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