New Commanding Officer for 6 Squadron

lossiemouthWing Commander Billy Cooper has formally taken command of 6 Squadron at RAF Lossiemouth from Wing Commander Jim Walls… More information

RAF Leuchars’ 6 Sqn deliver a thundering salute from the air

leucharsOver 100 years after the first pioneering balloon squadron took to the skies above North East Fife, the airmen and women of RAF Leuchars have proudly celebrated their historic ties to the area by parading through the city of… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

AF QRA Force are “An impressive bunch”

QRAAs part of a wider tour of RAF sites in Scotland, the Armed Forces Minister Mark Francois spent a day at RAF Leuchars where the RAF’s 1 (Fighter) Squadron and 6 Squadron are based. During the visit to RAF air defence headquarters the… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

RAF’s most complex air exercise of the year

RAF aircraftRED FLAG are taking part in Red Flag, the most complex air exercise of the year, which started at Nellis Air Force Base on Monday. The RAF squadrons have joined 150 aircraft from the US armed forces and Royal Australian Air Force for three weeks of intensive training in the… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

Royal Navy pilot flying RAF Typhoon

TYPHOONLt Ollie Pocock has become the first Royal Navy pilot to serve on a front line RAF Typhoon Sqn. Lt Pocock, 25, from Bristol joined No 6 Sqn based at RAF Leuchars and is currently flying sorties as part of a syllabus enabling him to… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

Dr Andrew Murrison MP visits RAF Leuchars

LEUCHARSThe Minister for International Security Strategy, Dr Andrew Murrison MP has visited the Quick Reaction Alert (QRA) facility at RAF Leuchars, meeting personnel of the Typhoon Force that hold at high readiness to scramble in… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

6 Sqn prove themselves in the Middle East on Ex Shaheen Star 5

6 SQNRAF personnel from 6 Sqn, RAF Leuchars have been taking part in a multinational exercise from 906 Expeditionary Air Wing in the Middle East. Exercise Shaheen Star 5, is a Combined Air Operation exercise conducted over… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

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