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  • A330 flight control laws saved Voyager, inquiry finds


    ​An in-flight mishap involving a Royal Air Force Airbus A330 Voyager en route to Afghanistan last year has been categorised as “an extremely serious near-miss” by the director general of the UK Military Aviation Authority (MAA), following the completion of a service inquiry.


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  • Fallon rejects 'modest' description of UK's anti-IS role


    ​The UK Ministry of Defence has rejected claims that it is only making a “strikingly modest” contribution to the...


  • UK details extent of combat activity over Iraq


    ​The UK Royal Air Force has conducted 159 air strikes against Islamic State targets in Iraq with Panavia Tornado GR4s...


  • UK criticised for trivial anti-IS involvement


    ​The UK Defence Select Committee has criticised the government for conducting a mere 6% of the air strikes that are...


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  • Fallon rejects 'modest' description of UK's anti-IS role

    News | 26 Mar 2015 15:28 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The UK Ministry of Defence has rejected claims that it is only making a “strikingly modest” contribution to the multinational coalition effort against Islamic State militants in Iraq, touting that it has performed only second to the USA throughout the campaign.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fallon-rejects-modest-description-of-UKs-anti-IS-role-410605/
  • A330 flight control laws saved Voyager, inquiry finds

    News | 24 Mar 2015 10:49 | Craig Hoyle

    ​An in-flight mishap involving a Royal Air Force Airbus A330 Voyager en route to Afghanistan last year has been categorised as “an extremely serious near-miss” by the director general of the UK Military Aviation Authority (MAA), following the completion of a service inquiry.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/A330-flight-control-laws-saved-Voyager-inquiry-finds-410491/
  • ANALYSIS: A400M Atlas delivers the goods for RAF

    News | 16 Mar 2015 12:34 | Craig Hoyle

    ​As it touched down at the Royal Air Force’s Akrotiri base in Cyprus on the evening of 3 March, aircraft ZM400 became the first Airbus A400M to deliver a payload of “vital freight” for the service.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-A400M-Atlas-delivers-the-goods-for-RAF-409960/
  • UK details extent of combat activity over Iraq

    News | 02 Mar 2015 14:16 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The UK Royal Air Force has conducted 159 air strikes against Islamic State targets in Iraq with Panavia Tornado GR4s since deploying the type to the region late last year, the Ministry of Defence has revealed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-details-extent-of-combat-activity-over-Iraq-409617/
  • UK criticised for trivial anti-IS involvement

    News | 05 Feb 2015 12:29 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The UK Defence Select Committee has criticised the government for conducting a mere 6% of the air strikes that are being carried out against Islamic State militants in Iraq.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-criticised-for-trivial-anti-IS-involvement-408729/
  • RAF investigates Voyager wing strike incident

    News | 30 Jan 2015 16:36 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The UK Royal Air Force is conducting an occurrence safety investigation after one of its Airbus A330 Voyager tanker-transports received minor damage during a ground manoeuvring incident in Canada last month. The mishap followed the arrival of aircraft ZZ331 at St John’s, Newfoundland from RAF Brize Norton in the UK on 19 December.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RAF-investigates-Voyager-wing-strike-incident-408501/