Defence Secretary launches £132m Scots sub-hunting aircraft home
Gavin Williamson cut the first turf on the facility for the UK’s new fleet of Poseidon Maritime Patrol Aircraft.
RAF's legendary Dambusters squadron reforms to fly F-35 jets
The squadron immortalised by the Dambusters raid of World War II has been reformed to fly the UK’s new F-35 fighter jets, the Defence Secretary has announced.
RAF100 in the USA
Events to commemorate the Royal Air Force's centenary year have taken place in Washington DC.
RAF jets strike chemical weapon facility in Syria
At 0200 UK time on 14 April, British forces joined close Allies in a precision strike on Syrian installations involved in the regime’s use of chemical weapons against its own people.
Synthetic Typhoon Training Expanded at RAF Lossiemouth
BAE Systems’ Typhoon Training Facility at RAF Lossiemouth was completed recently. The upgrade to the Typhoon flight simulation training system now allows squadrons to train in a formation of four aircraft, known as a ‘4 ship’, a formation that is essential on operations.
RAF 100 Stories on The Chris Evans Breakfast Show
The Chris Evans Breakfast Show on BBC Radio 2 spoke to RAF Personnel and retired Air Commodore Charles Clarke OBE.
Latest edition of RAF News is out now with 15 pages of RAF 100
Take a look at the latest copy of RAF News with 15 pages dedicated to our centenary.
Royal Air Force 120 Squadron Standard Reinstatement
The Standard of 120 Squadron has been reinstated ahead of forthcoming reformation of the squadron in the Royal Air Force’s 100th year.