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Image of the Week: RAF Beech King Air Over Wales

This week’s Image of the Week (featured on page 3 of Flight International), is taken by AirSpace user Michael Leek. His photo depicts a RAF Beech King Air B200.He writes of his photo: It was taken on Thursday 25 February at the Cader Idris pass in mid Wales (part of the Mach Loop). She came out […]

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RAF TriStar Landing at Sunset

This spectacular photo was the winner in the Big Birds category of our 2009 Flight International cover competition. It was taken by AirSpace user DRMonk. It depicts a RAF Lockheed L-1011 TriStar landing at Brize Norton at Sunset.  Start a gallery on AirSpace for your chance at having your photograph featured as our Image of […]

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BAE’s first production Nimrod MRA4 gets RAF livery

The UK Royal Air Force‘s first of nine Nimrod MRA4 surveillance aircraft has landed back at BAE Systems’ Woodford production site in Cheshire after receiving its service colours. The fourth MRA4 to fly, following three earlier development examplesthat are not expected to be converted for operational use, aircraft PA4made its debut sortie from Woodford on 10 September. […]

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Image of the week (15 September) RAF Typhoon

This image was uploaded by FLightglobal’s AirSpace user URANIA. 

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RAF Eurofighter Typhoon intercepts Russian Bear Bomber

This image was given to Flightglobal by the UK’s Ministry of Defence which show an RAF Eurofighter Typhoon intercepting a Russian Bear Bomber.

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Pic of the week (18 May) RAF C-17

AirSpace user Berniec added this action shot of an RAF Boeing C-17 Globemaster which will also appear in tomorrow’s edition of Flight International. Berniec’s gallery of images More AirSpace images

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Pic of the week (18 May) RAF C-17

AirSpace user Berniec added this action shot of an RAF Boeing C-17 Globemaster which will also appear in tomorrow’s edition of Flight International. Berniec’s gallery of images More AirSpace images

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RAF fleet of six C-17s reaches 50,000h milestone

The UK Royal Air Force’s fleet of six Boeing C-17 airlifters, based at RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire, has reached the 50,000 flight hour milestone after eight years in service. Continue reading and see Max Kingsley Jones’ video… Related articles PICTURES: UK receives fifth C-17, as RAF fleet passes 40,000 flight hours France confirms interest […]

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Pic of the week (21 April) Royal Air Force Panavia Tornado GR4

AirSpace user Ranger703 uploaded this image of a Royal Air Force Panavia Tornado GR4 departing Lossiemouth on a cold December morning. See more images from Ranger703′s gallery

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Wings for RAF’s first A330-based FSTA tanker head for assembly

Picture credit: Airbus The wings for the first of the UK Royal Air Force’s 14 Airbus A330-200-based Future Strategic Tanker Aircraft (FSTA) were flown by Beluga from Airbus’s Broughton, UK plant to Bremen in Germany on 25 February, signalling an important milestone in the project. Continue reading…

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