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UK TYPHOONS guarding the Baltic tracked a Russian nuclear submarine after being scrambled from Lithuania... Read More on Front Page
HUNDREDS OF Czechoslovak aircrew who died fighting for Britain against the Nazis in the RAF were remembered at a ceremony at Honington... Read More on Page 5
THE PRESIDENT of Lithuania has paid tribute to the UK Typhoon crews guarding the country’s airspace and facing down the Russian military threat on its borders... Read More on Page 7
PROUD RAF dad Cpl Connor Keenan has launched a charity crusade to support the medics who saved the life of his newborn son Luke... Read More on Page 9
CHINOOK CREWS braved violent thunderstorms during operations to airlift French troops battling Islamist terrorists in Africa’s Sahel region... Read More on Page 10
AIR CHIEFS have accused the Kremlin of endangering space safety... Read More on Page 11
A £130 million facility for the UK’s new fleet of Poseidon subhunters has been handed over to UK defence chiefs after a two-year construction programme... Read More on Page 13
A hard-fought Victory over Japan... Read More on Page 14 - 15
SIX˜YEAR˜OLD FUNDRAISING star Jacob Newson is getting ready for a record-breaking mission – walking the gruelling escape route used by a downed RAF pilot on the run from the Nazis in World War II... Read More on Page 17
THERE’S NO doubt that the subject of Andrew White’s new book Extremes of Fortune is a great British hero... Read More on Page 19
Royal seal of approval at Cranwell... Read More on Page 21
OLD BIKERS don’t retire, they simply join the Service’s RAF Classic Motorcycle Racing Team in the Classic Racing Motorcycle Club (CRMC)... Read More on Page 23
RAF NEWS Sport has joined forces with Pen and Sword books to bring you a pair of great sporting reads to win – featuring England’s home of football and America’s favourite pastime... Read More on Page 24 - 25
THE SERVICE’S football pitches may be quiet, but the RAFFA has been busy selecting the recipients of its annual recognition awards... Read More on Page 26


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