Robin Moore

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WaterAid event helps RAF families keep the Third World hydrated

Personnel and their families were able to make a small donation in exchange for bottles of fruit infused water and fresh fruit, which was provided by …

Skies Above Britain, BBC2: documentary goes inside air traffic control, the RAF, and Search and Rescue services

While most of us spend the majority of our days with our feet planted firmly on the ground, others are more concerned with what happens above us.<p>The …

Snowdonia RAF helicopter fire: Wreckage recovered

<b>Recovery of the RAF helicopter which burst into flames shortly after the crew was forced to make an emergency landing began on Monday.</b><p>A Chinook helicopter from RAF Odiham in Hampshire was sent to recover the wreckage.<p>Five people were on the training aircraft when it was forced to land on Yr Aran in …

Sea King helicopter navigates through RAF Cosford

These iconic aircraft, most notably utilised for both Royal Navy Search and Rescue and RAF Search and Rescue Force are used for engineering training …

Royal Navy

Man ranted at RAF staff whilst high on heroin

Sign up to our <b>Daily</b> newsletter<p>A Moray man alarmed military personnel manning the gates at RAF Lossiemouth by “ranting” at them while under the …

RAF serviceman facing jail for brutal assault on girlfriend

AN RAF serviceman launched a merciless attack on his girlfriend during a blazing row.<p>Martin Parry left his victim with ‘nasty’ facial injuries after …

Espionage was secret mission of the RAF’s Chinese guests

ALAMY STOCK PHOTOThe two 'ground engineers' were in reality trained spies<p>The two ground engineers caused alarm when they spent 60 per cent of their …

Chief of Royal Air Force visits Estonia

Air Chief Marshal of the Royal Air Force, Sir Stephen Hillier, became acquainted with the service of the British unit serving on the Baltic air …

Flying high: Biggin Hill’s Steven commissioned in the Royal Air Force

He commenced his new career in January 2016 and his course culminated with a royal graduation ceremony at the end of July. Now a flying officer, …

The F-35: The Last Manned Fighter Aircraft?

A common refrain when discussing the future of airpower is that ‘the F-35 is the last manned fighter ’ and the future belongs to unmanned systems. …

Airbus pushes A400M and Eurofighters in Indonesia

A team from Airbus Defence and Space, a unit of the Airbus Group, is in town this week to push for the sales of its products, including its signature …

Cockpit camera shows unique perspective of Typhoon jet's award-winning display in UK

A UK Eurofighter Typhoon, featuring the latest weapons fit, performed a spectacular display for crowds across the Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT) and Farnborough International Air Show, with BAE Systems’ Typhoon Test Pilot Nat Makepeace at the controls.<p>The display demonstrated the Eurofighter …

Turkish diplomats slam NATO for ‘trying to dictate terms’ of Ankara’s foreign policy

Turkey’s ambassador to Russia has lashed out at NATO, saying the alliance has no right to dictate foreign policy to Ankara. Meanwhile, Turkey’s …

Russia Warns of Consequences From Deaths as Ukraine on Alert

Russia said the deaths of servicemen in Crimea would carry “consequences” and Ukraine put its troops on “high alert,” warning that Vladimir Putin is …

Ukraine gives Britain intel about Russian ‘hybrid war’ tactics in Crimea

Ukrainian intelligence and defense officials are sharing intelligence with Britain about cutting-edge Russian military tactics in the Crimea and …

What next for the F-35 after Turkey's threats to turn its back on NATO?

<b>Comment</b> Turkey has hinted it may try to leave NATO – which could cause difficulties for the Lockheed Martin F-35 programme because the country has …

Cyber resilience

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg views a display of Global Hawk – an important part of Allied Ground Surveillance, which serves as NATO’s eyes …

Turkey Should Be Thrown Out of NATO

<i>This article</i> <i>first appeared on the Cato Institute site.</i><p>Turkey’s brief democratic moment is ending. The rise of Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the …

A Sleepy Approach...

RAF Barnham - Watch Tower

RAF Sentinel passing low over my house. #RAF #sentinel #waddington #astor #captureasecond @LincsSkies https://t.co/2rhlGT1aDX

NATO still has not replied to Moscow proposal on military aircraft flights over Baltic Sea

NATO has still not responded to Russia's suggestion to discuss flights of military aircraft over the Baltic Sea with their transponders switched on …

Lockheed’s TR-X Reconnaissance Aircraft Will Have Stealthy Shape, Skin

REGISTER FOR FREE ACCESS (Valid Email Required)<p>Register now for free access to "Lockheed’s TR-X Reconnaissance Aircraft Will Have Stealthy Shape, …

A look into how much it costs to fly America's military planes per hour

The US Defense Department's latest financial-management report on reimbursement rates offers a glimpse of how much it costs to fly America's Air Force and Navy planes per flight hour.<p>The annual report from the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller) lists rates for "other DoD …

Military

US Air Force declares F-35 'combat-ready'

Dodgy radar, buggy OS but 'ready to strike well-defended targets anywhere on Earth'It's got dodgy radar, relies on an insecure database, boasts a …