This is the main Royal Air Force Operational Update area.
Here you will find the majority of RAF Operational Information.
To the left of this page you will find folders containing Historical Royal Air Force Operational Updates and other useful stories.
Securing control of the Air is the RAF's paramount duty: not only in defence of the UK itself..
Air power invariably provides the only way for the UK to intervene in a crisis quickly enough..
In crisis situations and conflicts, high quality and current (or 'real-time') information is required..
The firepower available with current technology means that aircraft, now have the capability to destroy targets..