The Defence Helicopter Flying School (DHFS) was a military flying school based at RAF Shawbury in Shropshire, England.The school, established in 1997, was a tri-service organisation and trained helicopter aircrews for all three British armed forces.
No. 1 Flying Training School (No. 1 FTS) (formerly the Defence Helicopter Flying School) provides basic helicopter pilot training for the RAF, Royal Navy and Army Air Corps (AAC), as well as foreign and commonwealth countries, using twenty-nine Airbus Juno HT1. No. 1 FTS comprises two main elements, 2 Maritime Air Wing (2 MAW) and No. 9 Regiment.