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214 results for RAF

68 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for RAF.

DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Sep 22, 201810DOrg. in 2017's "Dunkirk"Sam Trabucco
Fri Feb 26, 201649DOrg. in the gulf war's Operation GranbyPaula Gamache
Wed Sep 23, 20151DBattle of Britain grp. (7)Michael S. Maurer
Tue Sep 15, 201530AGrp. conducting raids in W.W. IIIain S. Padley
Sun Apr 26, 201514DW.W. II "Dambusters," for shortPatrick Berry
Wed Dec 17, 20148DPrince William's mil. branchStu Ockman
Fri Oct 17, 201448ASpitfire org.Michael Ashley
Mon Jul 1, 201334ABrit. fliers (4)Patrick McIntyre
Tue Dec 11, 201262ABattle of Britain victor, for shortGene Newman
Wed Feb 8, 20129DU.K. military armLynn Lempel
Thu Sep 29, 201120AOrg. with a targetlike mark on its flagBen Fish
Tue Sep 20, 201163DU.K. fliers (3)Daniel Raymon
Fri Mar 19, 201063D"Battle of Britain" grp. (7)Trip Payne
Fri Jan 1, 201040AOrg. whose emblem features an eagle and a crownBrad Wilber
Tue Dec 15, 200932ASpitfire-flying grp.Steve Dobis
Fri Sep 11, 200957D"Per ardua ad astra" org.Caleb Madison
Tue Jul 7, 200965AU.K. fliers (3)Lynn Lempel
Tue Mar 10, 200962DLuftwaffe foe: Abbr. (2)Thomas Takaro
Fri Jan 30, 200931DOrg. involved in the gulf warBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Nov 23, 200854AFlying grp. since 1918David J. Kahn
Wed Apr 2, 200856DPart of Britain's mil.Patrick Merrell
Sun Sep 9, 200738ABattle of Britain grp. (7)Patrick Berry
Sun Aug 26, 200722DOrg. with the motto "Per Ardua ad Astra"Andrew M. Greene and Craig Kasper
Fri Apr 20, 20075DW.W. II inits.David Quarfoot
Tue Aug 8, 200611AChurchill's "so few": Abbr. (2)Ed Early
Fri Jul 7, 200653DHeroic W.W. II grp.Joe Krozel
Thu Mar 9, 200663DBattle of Britain fliers: Abbr.John Farmer
Thu Aug 4, 20056DW.W. II fightersElizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Sep 12, 200478DBattle of Britain grp. (7)Patrick Berry
Sun Aug 17, 200361DW.W. II heroes: Abbr. (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Jul 2, 200349ABerlin Airlift grp.Barbara Olson
Thu Jun 5, 200336DU.K. fliers (3)David J. Kahn
Sat May 10, 200331AThe pilots of Penzance: Abbr.Bob Klahn
Wed Apr 16, 20034DW.W. II heroes: Abbr. (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Dec 20, 200246AOrg. with a college in Cranwell, EnglandManny Nosowsky
Mon Nov 25, 20026DBrit. fliers (4)Randall J. Hartman
Tue Oct 29, 200242ABattle of Britain grp. (7)Richard Hughes
Thu Aug 1, 200234DW.W. II fliers (3)William I. Johnston
Sun Feb 10, 20021DW.W. II bombersHarvey Estes & Nancy Salomon
Fri Jun 1, 200155ABerlin bombers of W.W. IIBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Aug 2, 200028AW.W. II fliers (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Jan 14, 200024A"A Yank in the ___" (1941 film)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Sun Nov 7, 199910DThe "so few" of 1940: Abbr.Brendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Oct 27, 199943AEng. defenderChris Sallade
Sun May 16, 1999133AW.W. II Mosquito pilotsNancy Nicholson Joline
Tue Jan 26, 19996D"A Yank in the ___" (1941 war film)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Mon Jan 18, 199945ABrit. fliers (4)Frederick T. Buhler
Sun Dec 20, 199836ABrit. W.W. II heroesFrances Hansen
Mon Nov 23, 199828DW.W. II fliers: Abbr.Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Jun 7, 199811AChurchill's "few"Randolph Ross
Mon May 11, 199850AFoe of the Luftwaffe: Abbr.Gregory E. Paul
Thu Mar 12, 199829AW.W. II heroes: Abbr. (4)Fred Piscop
Thu Jun 26, 19975DChurchill's "so few": Abbr. (2)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Fri Mar 28, 199752ABattle of Britain grp. (7)Jim Page
Wed Jan 1, 199738D1941 film "A Yank in the ___"M. Diehl
Sun Nov 17, 199688D"A Yank in the ___" (1941 movie)N. N. Joline
Mon Aug 5, 19961DBrit. W.W. II fliersF. Piscop
Mon Jul 15, 199654ABrit. fliers (4)S. Spadaccini
Tue Mar 12, 199635ALuftwaffe foe: Abbr. (2)R. J. Hartman
Sun Feb 4, 199630DW.W.II heroes: Abbr. (4)D.J. Kahn
Tue Apr 18, 199550AW.W. II fliers (3)Christopher Page
Fri Mar 17, 199538DU.K. defendersRandolph Ross
Sun Feb 5, 19951DBritish pilots' grp.Frank A. Longo
Sun May 1, 199445DBattle of Britain grp. (7)Peter Gordon
Sun Apr 3, 199442ASpitfire fliers: Abbr.Ernie Furtado
Tue Mar 22, 199446AW.W.II grp. (2)Stephanie Spadaccini
Tue Feb 22, 19948DSpitfire fliers, for shortFred Piscop
Mon Jan 24, 199447AW.W. II grp. (2)Janie Lyons

2 results for RAF from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Mar 19, 2000diagramless3DBritish mil. fliersFrank Longo
Nov 1, 1998diagramless29ABritish mil. fliersFrank Longo

144 results for RAF from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Sep 27, 19935DLuftwaffe's foeBette Sue CohenTaub
Tue Mar 23, 199313AActor Vallone (3)Jim PageMaleska
Sat Oct 17, 199241AActor ValloneJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sun Sep 13, 199253ABritish W.W. II heroesFrances HansenMaleska
Wed Aug 5, 19921ATedder's W.W. II org.Bert RosenfieldMaleska
Thu Feb 20, 199249DU.K. air armMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Thu Oct 24, 199126AU.K. air armEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Oct 19, 199154ABrit. fliersKevin BoyleMaleska
Sun Sep 22, 19915AU.K. air armLawrence M. RheingoldMaleska
Thu Oct 26, 198932D"So few," to W.S.C.Jim PageMaleska
Mon Oct 17, 198829DU.K. airmenThomas BohmMaleska
Tue Jan 12, 19889DBritish mil. groupJeanne WilsonMaleska
Fri May 15, 198725AFliers of 1941Eli WesoffMaleska
Sat Apr 25, 198743ABrit. protectors in W.W. IIJoy L. WoukMaleska
Mon Apr 20, 198711ABrit. defendersJoy L. WoukMaleska
Fri Mar 13, 198744ABritish mil. branchLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Tue Dec 30, 198655ASome of the queen's menMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Fri May 30, 198650DActor ValloneGayle DeanMaleska
Sun Jun 16, 198537ABritish mil. groupVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Thu Mar 28, 198567DEur. flyboysJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Tue Mar 19, 198539DW.W. II heroesArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Wed Jun 27, 198438DBrit. air aimWorthingMaleska
Wed Apr 4, 19845DU.K. air armJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tue Nov 15, 198313DU.K. fliersCharles J. MatontiMaleska
Sun Sep 19, 198238DW.W. II fliersA. J. SantoraMaleska
Fri Oct 16, 19811ABrit. fliersWilliam CanineMaleska
Tue Sep 29, 198136DBrit. answer to the LuftwaffeChristy RidleyMaleska
Fri Sep 25, 19818DBrit. air armJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Apr 19, 1981137DLondon's defendersMichael PriestleyMaleska
Fri Feb 6, 19811DFew who did much for manyDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Mon May 26, 198046AW.W. II fliersA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Oct 7, 197919DBattle of Brit. heroesReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Mon Sep 24, 19791ALondon's defendersJean J. DavisonMaleska
Sat Sep 22, 197924AThe Queen's pilotsWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tue Apr 17, 19794DU.K. airmenSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri Jul 7, 197833D"So few," of fameWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tue Jun 27, 19782DBritish fliersJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wed Apr 12, 197817AThe "few" in a Churchill speechJohn S. Richter, Sr.Maleska
Mon Aug 22, 197739AFamed fliersHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Thu Aug 18, 19778DEnglish flyersHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Fri Dec 3, 197624AHeroes of Battle of BritainGeorge RaventosWeng
Mon Nov 8, 197623ABrit. fliersJay SpryWeng
Sat Sep 4, 197631ABrit. air armJohn ShippWeng
Sat Jun 19, 197643ABrit. aces of the 1940'sAnthony B. CanningWeng
Sun May 30, 197690DBrit. fliersMaria G. RiceWeng
Sun Oct 5, 197531ABrit. fliersRichard CampWeng
Fri Jan 17, 19752DBritish W. W. II groupReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Sun Dec 29, 197465ABritish heroes of W.W. IIFrances HansenWeng
Sun Jun 30, 197428ABrit. fliersNancy W. AtkinsonWeng
Sun Jun 9, 197422DBritish mil. unitMel RosenWeng
Sun Jun 2, 1974133ABrit. fliersBert BeamanWeng
Tue May 28, 19744DBrit. heroes of W. W. IIRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Sun Mar 24, 197488DBrit. fliersCharles BaronWeng
Wed May 23, 197323ABrit. fliersUnknownWeng
Sat May 12, 197344DBrit. fliersUnknownWeng
Mon Mar 5, 197346DBritish defense armUnknownWeng
Thu Jan 11, 197330AGoering's nightmareUnknownWeng
Tue Dec 26, 197227DBrit. fliersUnknownWeng
Fri Sep 22, 19726DActor ValloneUnknownWeng
Tue Aug 15, 197230ABritish eagles: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Sun May 28, 197234ABrit. fliersMartin J. WargoWeng
Sat Apr 15, 197246ABritish fliersUnknownWeng
Mon Oct 11, 197144A"So few" of fameUnknownWeng
Wed Oct 6, 197142ABrit. acesUnknownWeng
Wed Apr 21, 197124DBrit. fliersUnknownWeng
Sun Apr 11, 1971120DQueen's pilotsWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Tue Dec 15, 197053ABrit. fliersUnknownWeng
Mon Nov 9, 197023ABrit. fliersUnknownWeng
Sun Nov 1, 197060DW. W. II groupA. J. SantoraWeng
Wed Oct 7, 19708DBrit. fliersUnknownWeng
Tue Sep 1, 197028AEng1ish aviatorsUnknownWeng
Sun Jun 28, 1970100DBr. fliersJorgen RohlederWeng
Sun Jun 7, 197066ABr. fliersAnthony MorseWeng
Sat Jan 10, 197044AHer Majesty's fliersUnknownWeng
Tue Dec 2, 196937AThe Queen's pilots.UnknownWeng
Tue Jan 21, 19694DWW II fliers.UnknownWeng
Wed Jan 1, 196946DW. W. II fliers.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 4, 196828DHistoric air group.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 30, 196831AThe "so few" of a famous tribute.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 1, 196841DBritish flyers.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 21, 196715AW. W. II group.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 8, 196746ABritish service.Martha J. DeWittFarrar
Wed Sep 21, 196662DHistoric initials in London.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 18, 19667DFamous fliers.Jean ReedFarrar
Fri Jul 15, 19661DBritish service unit.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 29, 196636AH. M.'s pilots.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 19, 19666DFamous fliers.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 15, 19658DHistoric initials of 1940.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 26, 196439AA NATO arm.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 22, 19641DHistoric air group.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 1, 19645DHistoric initials of World War II.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 20, 196327DBritish service group.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 18, 19638DFliers' group.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thu Aug 1, 196366AEngland's airmen.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 14, 19635DHistoric air group.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Wed Nov 7, 19627DAir group.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 3, 196232AU. K. airmen.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Mar 7, 196221AHistoric air group.Lee KochFarrar
Sun Feb 4, 196299DBritish heroes.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Sat Dec 30, 19614DW. W. II group.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 27, 196049DHistoric flying group.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 8, 19608DEnglish air arm.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 14, 1960120DMonogram of intrepid fliers.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue Jun 14, 19603DLuftwaffe's opposition.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 29, 195945ABritain's aces.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Fri Sep 25, 195950AHistoric fliers.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 7, 195930AEnglish military unit: Abbr.Walter ColtFarrar
Fri Jul 10, 195938ABritain's air strength: Abbr.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Thu Feb 12, 195910DFliers of W. W. II.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 22, 195824ABritain's flyers.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Fri Dec 6, 19576AHistoric fliers.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 15, 195773DChurchill's "few."Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Nov 25, 195693DU. K. airmen.Harold T. BersFarrar
Fri Aug 17, 195637AThey held off the Luftwaffe.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sat Jun 16, 195642DBritain's fliers.Harold T. BersFarrar
Thu Apr 19, 195659DFamous fliers.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sat Feb 11, 19561DBritish military group.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 29, 195624DChurchill's "few."Harold T. BersFarrar
Thu Dec 8, 195511DBritain's air arm.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 15, 195533DBritain's fliers.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wed Sep 21, 195536DBritain's fliers.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jul 3, 1955113DCanberra pilots.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Mon Jan 31, 195535AHeroes of 1940.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thu Dec 16, 195411DBritain's flyers.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue May 4, 195433DBritain's pride.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Sun Jan 24, 1954114DEngland's pride.Marion MoeserFarrar
Sun Sep 20, 195358ABritain's air power.Ethel LeStrangeFarrar
Sat Jun 13, 195328APart of Great Britain's defense.Roberta MorseFarrar
Sat May 2, 195329DThe wings of Britain.UnknownFarrar
Fri Apr 10, 195329AFamous fliers.UnknownFarrar
Sat Mar 28, 195340AField Marshal Alexander's men.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu Feb 19, 195356DPart of Field Marshal Alexander’s cohorts.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sun Aug 17, 1952111DMen of Spitfire fame.Israel GitterFarrar
Thu Aug 14, 19526DFlying Englishmen.UnknownFarrar
Sat Mar 1, 195222ABritain's fliers.H. H. ChapmanFarrar
Wed Jan 9, 19523DBritain's defenders.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 11, 195137DBritain's heroes.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jul 11, 195152ABritish defense group.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 28, 195030AEngland's best defense.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sun Jun 4, 195045AVital factor in World War II.Edward BucklerFarrar
Sun Feb 19, 195065ABritish air corps.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sun Oct 5, 1947135A"So few."P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sun Aug 10, 1947133DDeciding factor in Battle for Britain.Eileen St. ClairFarrar
Sun Jul 30, 1944125ADestroyer of robot bombs.Alvin AshbyFarrar