Tornados fly over North Yorkshire skies again

TORNADOA German Air Force squadron, operating out of RAF Leeming is using a multi-national exercise to test the operational capability of its Tornado fast… More information

Tonka Tails take to the Skies

TONKARoyal Air Force Marham saw a historic event last week as four of it’s Tornado GR4 aircraft, alongside a fifth aircraft from RAF Lossiemouth, took part in a routine training sortie with a twist… More information

XV(R) Squadron say farewell to ‘026’

FAREWELLXV(R) Squadron said farewell to Tornado ‘026’ as it flew to RAF Leeming to be placed in storage. The aircraft is one of the more recognisable at RAF Lossiemouth thanks to it’s eye-catching tail art, celebrating the Squadron’s… More information

Defence Secretary Announces Tornado Extension

TORNADOSThe frontline RAF Tornado squadron spearheading Britain’s air campaign against ISIL in Iraq will be maintained in service until March 2017. The frontline RAF Tornado squadron spearheading Britain’s air campaign against… More information

FT reports RAF faces struggle to find extra firepower after cuts

FIREPOWERThere’s an interesting article in the Financial Times about the RAF’s capability to scale up its support to operations: The admission by the UK government that it would not increase the small number of… More information

Defence Secretary thanks UK military personnel helping to combat ISIL ‘cancer’

Defence Secretary Michael Fallon today thanked UK military personnel directly involved in the fight against ISIL during a trip to RAF Akrotiri.Defence Secretary Michael Fallon today thanked UK military personnel directly involved in the fight against ISIL during a trip to RAF Akrotiri. During his… More information

MOD announces €200m Typhoon capability upgrade for the RAF.

TYPHOONAlongside a number of avionics system upgrades, the contract will see the integration of the Brimstone 2 missile onto the… More information

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