Typhoon aircraft relocate to RAF Lossiemouth

Two 6 Squadron Typhoon jets at RAF LeucharsNumber 1 (Fighter) Squadron marks relocation with a special 8-ship formation in the shape of a number 1. Relocating from RAF Leuchars in Fife, Scotland, to RAF Lossiemouth, Typhoon aircraft of… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

Typhoon Veteran Willie celebrates his 100th Birthday with 6 Sqn RAF

VETERANA WWII wireless mechanic who served as ground crew to Hawker Typhoons during the D-Day Landings has celebrated his 100th birthday with a VIP tour of 6 Squadron at RAF Leuchars. Both 6 Sqn air and ground… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

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

No 58 Sqn RAF Regt safely back on home soil

58 SQNNumber 58 Squadron, RAF Regiment has returned safely to RAF Leuchars following a successful seven month operational deployment to Camp Bastion as part of the RAF’s contribution to the NATO mission in Afghanistan. Deploying in Oct 13 as… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

RAF deploy Typhoons to bolster NATO Air Policing Mission

TYPHOONFour RAF Typhoons have today been deployed to take part in the NATO Baltic Air Policing mission over Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. As announced to the House of Commons by the Defence Secretary in March, the UK fast jets will… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

More on the Russian Bears

BEARSRAF Typhoon Quick Reaction Alert (QRA) aircraft were launched from RAF Leuchars on Wed in response to unknown aircraft approaching the NATO Air Policing Area north of Scotland. The aircraft were identified as… 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

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