• A Russian Tu-95 Bear 'H' photographed from a RAF Typhoon Quick Reaction Aircraft (QRA) with 6 Squadron from RAF Leuchars in Scotland.

    Defending the Air

    The RAF met some interesting visitors on Wednesday 23rd April namely some Russian visitors. RAF Typhoon Quick Reaction Alert (QRA) aircraft were launched from RAF Leuchars

    Defending the Air

  • The F-35 Lightning II taking off

    Maiden British Flight

    F-35 Lightning II will fly in Britain for the first time this summer, making its international debut in July at the Royal International Air Tattoo in Fairford, also flying at the Farnborough International Air Show.

    F-35 Lightning II Jet to make Maiden British Flight

  • 6 Sqn Typhoon 100 Years

    100 Years in The Air

    Royal Air Force Leuchars based Number 6 Squadron today proudly marked its 100th anniversary with a parade and a special flypast featuring Typhoon and Hurricane aircraft.

    6 Squadron Celebrate 100 Years in The Air

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