RAF Reaper Force has reached two significant milestones
The fleet of remotely piloted aircraft systems has now been serving on coalition combat operations for 10 years during which time it has flown 100,000 hours.
OC 617 Squadron takes his first flight in F-35B
New Officer Commanding Number 617 Squadron has taken his first flight in an F-35B Lightning.
Veteran Mary Receives WWII War Medal
Mary Flynn, 95, a former Spitfire mechanic in the RAF, finally received her War Medal 1939-1945 from the Second World War on Friday, 75 years after she enlisted.
Coningsby Typhoons train in Estonia
Four Typhoons from 3 (Fighter) Squadron have this week been undertaking Air-Land Integration training with the NATO Enhanced Forward Presence battlegroup in Estonia.
UK return for Red Arrows after 11-country overseas tour
After 8,000 miles, jets from the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team recently returned home from an overseas tour promoting the best of British.
Royal Air Force squadrons recognised for gallantry
The MOD has announced that Her Majesty The Queen has approved the award of Battle Honours to squadrons of Her Majesty’s Royal Air Force.
RAF Typhoon fly longest sortie fighting Daesh
On 23 September a pair of Typhoons flew for eight hours and 36 minutes which saw them attack and destroy a weapons cache
NATO Baltic Air Policing Mission Rotation Ceremony
A ceremony at Ämari airbase the RAF were thanked by the Estonian Minister of Defence for their professionalism and commitment during their 4-month NATO air policing mission.