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Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson, 61, has become an honorary group captain of the U.K.’s Royal Air Force, the service announced this week. He’s now an...

76 years ago, on January 11, 1944, Piraeus, the largest port in the country and seaport of Athens, was heavily bombed by Allied air force, in the morning /...

The Tempest was unveiled alongside a new “Combat Air Strategy” document marking the UK’s reorientation to preparing for high-intensity conflicts and the...

The UK Royal Air Force reportedly wants to sell off its four BAe 146 jet transports. Two of these are currently configured specifically for VIP missions, including...

Over the four-month deployment, known as Operation Azotize, RAF Typhoons conducted a total of 21 interceptions of 56 Russian aircraft in the skies above Estonia. The...

The RAF’s aerobatic team Red Arrows made a breathtaking flypast over Niagara Falls as part of a 50-minute trip from Washington DC to Canada to promote...

Royal Air Force Typhoon fighter jets have intercepted five Russian military aircraft in the last two days; four after launching on Monday and another on Tuesday. The...

Royal Air Force (RAF) Typhoon fighter jets operating from Ämari Air Base in Estonia launched on Sunday 28th July to intercept a Russian IL-76 military transport...

Modern F-35 Lightning II fighter jets from the U.S., U.K. and Israel took part for the first time in jointly defensive counter air exercise. Exercise Tri-Lightning...

Defence Minister Stuart Andrew has announced that British pilots will be able to undertake simultaneous, virtual exercises with US counterparts based across...

British Typhoons officially started their NATO Baltic Air Policing mission from Amari Air Base in Estonia on May 3. The aircraft from XI(F) Squadron normally...

Britain’s new cutting-edge F-35B aircraft will depart their home station of RAF Marham in Norfolk later this year for Cyprus in their first overseas deployment. Defence...