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RAF F-35B pilot explains the aircraft and training
The pilot destined to command the F-35B Lightning Operational Conversion Unit explains the new aircraft and the training of those who will fly and engineer it.
£260m Deal Signed To Keep RAF Giants Flying
An agreement with the US Government to support RAF C-17 aircraft into the next decade has been signed by the MOD.
Jon Egging Trust Graduation
Thirty-one young people from Anglesey celebrated after graduating from a scheme organised by the John Egging Trust.
RAF Airseeker capability declared fully operational
The Royal Air Force has declared the full operational capability for the RC-135 Airseeker/Rivet Joint ahead of schedule.
Her Majesty the Queen Visits RAF Marham
Her Majesty The Queen visited RAF Marham in her capacity as Honorary Air Commodore of the Station.
Pilot creates Spitfire shape over England
Homebuilt aircraft with ‘Spitfire wing’ takes 3-hour flight over Southern England to create Spitfire shape.
Atlas aircraft hangar opened by Defence Minister
A hangar large enough to contain three of the RAF’s new Atlas transport aircraft at the same time was officially opened by Defence Minister Guto Bebb at RAF Brize Norton.
New Shetland radar to better protect UK northern airspace
New RAF radar facility reinforcing the UK’s ability to track aircraft will be powered up ready to operate soon.