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  • RAF Sentry AEW aircraft deploys in support of counter-IS mission


    ​The Royal Air Force has deployed its Boeing E-3D Sentry airborne early warning and control aircraft in support of the UK’s contribution to the mission to counter Islamic State terrorists in Iraq.


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  • RAF Sentinel may be positioning for anti-Islamic State fight


    Sources have revealed that the Royal Air Force’s Raytheon Sentinel R1 surveillance aircraft is due to be transferred to...


  • 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...


  • RAF Sentry AEW aircraft deploys in support of counter-IS mission


    ​The Royal Air Force has deployed its Boeing E-3D Sentry airborne early warning and control aircraft in support of the...


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  • ANALYSIS: Strength of UK's offensive fleet hangs on upcoming SDSR

    News | 19 Mar 2015 09:30 | Beth Stevenson

    The island state of the UK is positioned – both politically and geographically – within a number of ongoing international conflicts.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Strength-of-UKs-offensive-fleet-hangs-on-upcoming-SDSR-409587/
  • 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/
  • RAF Sentinel may be positioning for anti-Islamic State fight

    News | 12 Mar 2015 10:59 | Beth Stevenson

    Sources have revealed that the Royal Air Force’s Raytheon Sentinel R1 surveillance aircraft is due to be transferred to an undisclosed base in the Mediterranean, suggesting that it is being positioned to join the coalition fight against Islamic State militants.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RAF-Sentinel-may-be-positioning-for-anti-Islamic-State-fight-410046/
  • 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 Sentry AEW aircraft deploys in support of counter-IS mission

    News | 02 Feb 2015 11:29 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The Royal Air Force has deployed its Boeing E-3D Sentry airborne early warning and control aircraft in support of the UK’s contribution to the mission to counter Islamic State terrorists in Iraq.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RAF-Sentry-AEW-aircraft-deploys-in-support-of-counter-IS-mission-408549/
  • ANALYSIS: We check out Eurofighter's P1E upgrade in simulator

    News | 19 Jan 2015 10:54 | Peter Collins

    ​In mid-November 2014, Flight International was given the opportunity to visit BAE Systems’ facility at Warton in Lancashire, to be briefed by its Eurofighter Typhoon chief test pilot Mark Bowman and project manager Luke Dickson about the successful introduction and first deliveries to the Royal Air Force under the Phase 1 Enhancement (P1E) programme.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-We-check-out-Eurofighters-P1E-upgrade-in-simulator-407816/