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  • RAF's first A400M Atlas completes maiden flight


    ​The Royal Air Force is a step closer to receiving its first Airbus Defence and Space A400M Atlas airlifter after the aircraft made its maiden flight in Spain on 30 August.


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  • RAF's first A400M Atlas completes maiden flight


    ​The Royal Air Force is a step closer to receiving its first Airbus Defence and Space A400M Atlas airlifter after the...


  • RAF Rivet Joint on first operational deployment over Iraq


    The Royal Air Force has deployed its first Boeing RC-135W Rivet Joint signals intelligence aircraft to support...


  • PICTURES: Lancaster bombers fly in formation


    ​Two Avro Lancaster bombers have been flown in formation for the first time in more than 50 years, with the duo set to...


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  • RAF's first A400M Atlas completes maiden flight

    News | 01 Sep 2014 14:02 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The Royal Air Force is a step closer to receiving its first Airbus Defence and Space A400M Atlas airlifter after the aircraft made its maiden flight in Spain on 30 August.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RAFs-first-A400M-Atlas-completes-maiden-flight-403215/
  • ANALYSIS: NATO summit is no routine meeting

    News | 27 Aug 2014 11:17 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The world’s leaders are flocking to the Welsh town of Newport this week, as NATO’s summit is set to take place on 4-5 September – and the event is shaping up to be anything but routine.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-NATO-summit-is-no-routine-meeting-403024/
  • RAF Rivet Joint on first operational deployment over Iraq

    News | 21 Aug 2014 16:44 | Beth Stevenson

    The Royal Air Force has deployed its first Boeing RC-135W Rivet Joint signals intelligence aircraft to support operations over Iraq, marking the first operational deployment of the aircraft since its delivery in November 2013.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RAF-Rivet-Joint-on-first-operational-deployment-over-Iraq-402899/
  • PICTURES: Lancaster bombers fly in formation

    News | 14 Aug 2014 12:28 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Two Avro Lancaster bombers have been flown in formation for the first time in more than 50 years, with the duo set to appear at numerous air shows and events in the UK over the coming weeks.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURES-Lancaster-bombers-fly-in-formation-402702/
  • ​More details emerge on RAF Tornado deployment

    News | 13 Aug 2014 09:27 | Beth Stevenson

    A “small number” of Royal Air Force Panavia GR4 Tornado combat jets have been deployed to RAF Akrotiri in Cyprus where they will be positioned to support aid delivery to displaced people in Iraq.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/More-details-emerge-on-RAF-Tornado-deployment-402639/
  • UK to deploy Tornados in support of Iraq operations

    News | 12 Aug 2014 09:30 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The UK is further lending its support to the fight against Islamic militants in Iraq, as it reveals its plans to position its Panavia GR4 Tornado combat aircraft in the region.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-to-deploy-Tornados-in-support-of-Iraq-operations-402592/