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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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  • UK’s Cameron urges more UAV and surveillance SDSR spending


    UK Prime Minister David Cameron has said that more resources should be allocated to unmanned air vehicles and...


  • Typhoon will be "backbone" of future European air power


    A series of upgrades and modifications that are due to be integrated into the Eurofighter Typhoon will aid the aircraft...


  • UK parliament debates Syrian air strikes


    ​The UK House of Commons has debated the potential extension of its counter-terrorism air strike campaign from Iraq...


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  • ANALYSIS: Flying the RAF's Hawk T2

    News | 20 Jul 2015 07:55 | Craig Hoyle

    ​My sortie with the Royal Air Force’s 4 Sqn was conducted from its Valley training base on the Isle of Anglesey, north Wales on 1 July, with BAE Systems Hawk T2 ZK010 flying as “Victor 95”.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Flying-the-RAFs-Hawk-T2-414665/
  • UK’s Cameron urges more UAV and surveillance SDSR spending

    News | 13 Jul 2015 12:11 | Beth Stevenson

    UK Prime Minister David Cameron has said that more resources should be allocated to unmanned air vehicles and surveillance aircraft, indicating that the upcoming Strategic Defence and Security Review (SDSR) could include more spending on these capabilities.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UKs-Cameron-urges-more-UAV-and-surveillance-SDSR-spending-414557/
  • Typhoon will be "backbone" of future European air power

    News | 07 Jul 2015 17:18 | Beth Stevenson

    A series of upgrades and modifications that are due to be integrated into the Eurofighter Typhoon will aid the aircraft to provide the “backbone” of European air power until 2030, a paper from the Royal United Services Institute has argued.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Typhoon-will-be-backbone-of-future-European-air-power-414385/
  • UK parliament debates Syrian air strikes

    News | 03 Jul 2015 09:04 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The UK House of Commons has debated the potential extension of its counter-terrorism air strike campaign from Iraq into Syria, following an extremist attack in Tunisia on 26 June during which British citizens were killed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-parliament-debates-Syrian-air-strikes-414265/
  • 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/