Think tank

Royal Air Force Centre for Air and Space Power Studies

Royal Air Force Centre for Air and Space Power Studies ‒ RAF CASPS

Shrivenham, United Kingdom

The Royal Air Force Centre for Air and Space Power Studies (RAF CASPS) is an RAF think tank which focusses on the strategic and conceptual study of air and space power. It seeks to: generate evidence-based academic research; provide strategic influence through coordinated engagement with think tanks, allies and other professional bodies in the defence and policy space; leverage the intellectual horsepower of external institutions and RAF personnel; and help inculcate a philosophy of learning and critical thinking within the RAF.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.raf.mod.uk/what-we-do/centre-for-air-and-space-power-studies/

Address:
RAF Centre for Air and Space Power Studies , Directorate of Defence Studies (RAF), Room 119, Cormorant Building, Shrivenham, Swindon, SN6 8LA, UK

Country:
United Kingdom

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
UK
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Government
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
2007
Age (years)
Royal Air Force Centre for Air and Space Power Studies
 14
United Kingdom average
 33
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Air Chief Marshal Sir Glenn Torpy
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): ANDREW HETTERLEY
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): ANDREW HETTERLEY
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Jim Beldon
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Royal Air Force Centre for Air and Space Power Studies
 58
United Kingdom average
 34
Global average
 75
2020
Royal Air Force Centre for Air and Space Power Studies
 58
% Female staff
2021
Royal Air Force Centre for Air and Space Power Studies
 0%
United Kingdom average
 0%
Global average
 0%

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
Royal Air Force Centre for Air and Space Power Studies
 3
United Kingdom average
 50
Global average
 160

Social

Likes (2021)
Royal Air Force Centre for Air and Space Power Studies
 699,375
United Kingdom average
 43,301
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Royal Air Force Centre for Air and Space Power Studies
 2,628
Likes (2016)
Royal Air Force Centre for Air and Space Power Studies
 307
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Royal Air Force Centre for Air and Space Power Studies
 220,600
United Kingdom average
 25,060
Global average
 15,312
Subscribers (2021)
Royal Air Force Centre for Air and Space Power Studies
 49,700
United Kingdom average
 11,623
Global average
 5,254
Subscribers (2019)
Royal Air Force Centre for Air and Space Power Studies
 37,000
Subscribers (2016)
Royal Air Force Centre for Air and Space Power Studies
 307
Followers (2019)
Royal Air Force Centre for Air and Space Power Studies
 23,500
United Kingdom average
 1,997
Global average
 8,272
Followers (2019)
Royal Air Force Centre for Air and Space Power Studies
 46,246
United Kingdom average
 5,604
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: ETH CSS Organizations and Resources Page Partners, Organisation´s website
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