RAF Tornado flies in ‘Desert Pink’ to mark 25 years on operations

tornadoTwenty-five years since the Royal Air Force helped liberate Kuwait from Saddam Hussein’s forces, an RAF Tornado GR4 has been painted in the iconic… More information

Further air strikes against ISIL

REAPERRoyal Air Force (RAF) Tornados and Reapers, operating as part of the international coalition in support of the Iraqi Government, have conducted further strikes against ISIL. On Thursday evening, Kurdish peshmerga reported coming under fire from… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

Royal Air Force jets conduct armed reconnaissance operations

TORNADORoyal Air Force Tornado GR4 aircraft, currently deployed in Cyprus, have been flying intelligence-gathering missions over Iraq for a number of weeks. Following the… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

The Day the Aeroplane Went to War

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RAF GR4’s scrambled from Kandahar

GR4Two GR4’s from II(AC) Sqn have been scrambled from Kandahar airfield when Coalition forces came under fire north of Shindand in Herat Province, in the west of the country. Over the target area the… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

Update from 83 Expeditionary Air Group in the Middle East

8383 EAG, based in the Middle East, is responsible for the strategic delivery of RAF air power in support of UK and coalition operations in an 8 million square mile joint operating area, including Afghanistan and the broader… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

Red Flag continues apace for the RAF

REDIX (Bomber) Tornado GR4 Sqn from RAF Marham and No 6 and 1Typhoon Sqn from RAF Leuchars and Lossiemouth continue their efforts on Exercise Red Flag at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada. The RAF fast jet Sqns are among… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

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