Britain’s most advanced jets touch down on home soil

The first of Britain’s next-generation fighter jets have arrived home two months ahead of schedule in a major milestone for the Royal Air Force and Royal Navy… More information

Ready for F-35s: runway resurfaced at RAF Marham

Preparations for the arrival of the UK’s new F-35 multi-role combat aircraft have taken a major step forward with the completion of resurfacing work on the secondary runway at RAF Marham… More information

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… More information

UK fighter pilots fly F-35 Lightning straight from training for first time

A pair of fighter pilots have become the first in their services to fly the F-35 Lightning straight from training… More information

New stealth fighter jet ‘takes off’

The Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson experienced the world-class technology of the new F-35 today in a Lockheed Martin F-35 simulator in London… More information

OC 617 Squadron First Flight in F-35B

The new Officer Commanding Number 617 Squadron, Wing Commander John Butcher, has taken his first flight in an F-35B Lightning, the UK’s new multi-role stealth combat aircraft… More information

£135M infrastructure contract marks milestone in UK F35 programme

The Defence Secretary announced that the Ministry of Defence has awarded a £135million contract to support the new fast jets at RAF… More information

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