Air Chief Marshal Sir Richard Edward Johns GCB, KCVO, CBE (born 28 July 1939) is a retired senior Royal Air Force commander. He was a fighter pilot in the 1960s, a squadron commander during the 1970s and a station commander in the 1980s. Johns served as one of three British directors of operations on the senior planning staff for Operation Granby (the British contribution to the Gulf War) in 1991 and then acted as a supporting commander for joint operations in the Balkans in 1994. As Chief of the Air Staff he advised the British Government on the air force aspects of the Strategic Defence Review and on NATO's air campaign in Kosovo.
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... Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath (GCB) 1997 Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath (KCB) 1994 Companion of the Order of the Bath (CB) 1991 Knight Commander of the Royal Victorian Order (KCVO) 2007 Lieutenant of the Royal Victorian Order (LVO) 1972 Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) 1985 Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) 1978 General Service Medal Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee Medal 1977 Queen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee Medal 2002 Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal 2012. ...
... Richard Johns is a UK film and television producer ... the producing trade from the ground up making corporate films and commercials, Richard’s TV work started in 1992 with regional ITV productions for Tyne Tees ... Richard's feature film work started in 1995 with no-budget comic thriller Killing Time, directed by Nalluri and taken up by Columbia Tristar in a ...
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