• OC IX (Bomber) Squadron Wing Commander (Wg Cdr) Chris Snaith handing over command to OC 31 Sqn Wg Cdr Rich Yates at Kandahar Airfield (KAF) Afghanistan.

    The Final Chapter Begins

    Another blisteringly hot day in Kandahar marked the final chapter of combat air operations in Afghanistan as IX(B) Squadron handed over to 31 Squadron

    The Final Chapter Begins

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    Securing The Skies

    No 3 (Fighter) Squadron has just returned from Lithuania, completing Baltic Air Policing missions alongside NATO colleagues

    Securing The Skies

  • NATO Alliance Displays Airpower at Summit in Wales

    NATO Summit Flypast

    Military aircraft from across the NATO alliance took part in a flypast today over the NATO Summit, which is underway at the Celtic Manor resort, Newport in Wales.

    NATO Summit Flypast

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