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ANALYSIS: First RAF Poseidon arrives in the UK

Khalem Chapman

The Royal Air Force’s (RAF’s) first Boeing P-8A Poseidon MRA1 – serial ZP801 (c/n 64175/7532), named Pride of Moray – has landed on UK soil for the first time.

Khalem Chapman
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The Empire Strikes Back!

RICHARD SCOTT

Combat Aircraft Journal looks at the latest step in the regeneration of UK Carrier Strike with the completion of F-35B operational testing from HMS Queen Elizabeth late last year.

RICHARD SCOTT

UK orders additional H145 training helicopters

Khalem Chapman

The UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) has ordered an additional four new Airbus Helicopters H145 Jupiter HT1 training helicopters.

Khalem Chapman

Leonardo demonstrates radar sensing concept for Tempest

Khalem Chapman

Leonardo UK has demonstrated the performance of new radar receiver/warner technology as part of the UK-led Team Tempest programme.

Khalem Chapman
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'The finest acrobatic pilot I have ever seen'

ANNETTE CARSON

That description is one of many to have lauded the prowess of Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force
pilot Capt D. V. Armstrong

ANNETTE CARSON

Progress for planned RAF Chinook buy

Dave Allport

Plans to purchase additional Chinooks for the RAF appear to be moving forward.

Dave Allport
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UK Carrier Strike: Lightning Force at Sea

Jamie Hunter

The UK Lightning Force has embarked on what is arguably its most important mission to date, taking a meaningful complement of F-35Bs to the HMS Queen Elizabeth (R08).

Jamie Hunter

ICYMI: The final days of Tucano

Jamie Hunter

In a new, exclusive video, Combat Aircraft Editor, Jamie Hunter, spends time with No 72 Squadron during the final days of the Tucano T1.

Jamie Hunter

RAF Typhoons deploy for Icelandic Air Policing Mission

Khalem Chapman

Royal Air Force (RAF) Eurofighter Typhoon FGR4s have deployed to Keflavik Air Base as part of the UK's contribution to NATO's Icelandic Air Policing mission.

Khalem Chapman

RAF takes ownership of first Poseidon MRA1

Khalem Chapman

The Royal Air Force (RAF) has officially taken delivery of its first Boeing P-8A Poseidon MRA1 maritime patrol aircraft, following a handover ceremony at Boeing Field in Seattle, Washington.

Khalem Chapman