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Latest Headlines

  • Qatar Hawk training takes off at Leeming

    A NEW joint British and Qatari Hawk squadron has been unveiled at Leeming to deliver advanced and high speed jet training to RAF and QEAF pilots...

  • From sky-high WWII heroics to Hollywood high society

    MEDALS AWARDED to the legendary Battle of Britain fighter ace Sqn Ldr Anthony ‘Bolshie’ Bartley are expected to fetch up to £140,000 when they come up for auction...


    FEW WAR memoirs achieve lasting popular acclaim. Often written years after the event or heavily censored if remotely contemporaneous they attempt vainly to engage...

  • Sports stars crowned at Halton

    THE 2021 RAF Sports Awards at Halton House will live long in the memory, not just for marking the return to the annual event after a two-year hiatus....

  • £110m lift for Shadow fleet

    TWO MORE Shadow surveillance aircraft are to be added to the RAF’s fleet over the next four years following a £110 million investment....

  • Bomb voyage

    BRITISH JETS teamed up with American strategic bombers in a massive show of force over the North Sea to demonstrate their readiness to respond to any potential crisis or challenge across the globe...

  • Typhoon magic

    TWO SQUADRONS of Typhoons supported by a Voyager tanker have arrived in Oman for Exercise Magic Carpet...