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Pilot flies private plane to Wales and lands at closed RAF base so he can 'go to the beach'The incident is being investigated by the Civil Aviation Authority
Wrecked WW2 aircraft discovered on Cleethorpes beachThe aircraft is believed to have crashed in 1944 soon after taking off from a nearby RAF base.
RAF Benson's running stormtrooper aims for 1,000 milesAn RAF squadron leader swaps his uniform for a Star Wars outfit in a bid to raise £50,000.
VE Day: The experience of a Caribbean WW2 RAF veteranAlbert Jarrett was among some 10,000 West Indians who crossed the Atlantic to join the war effort.
Captain Tom: Cockpit view of RAF flypast in Marston MoretaineTwo wartime planes flew over the NHS fundraiser's Bedfordshire home on his 100th birthday.
Coronavirus: Village celebrates RAF veteran's 100th birthdayResidents of Yeaveley in Derbyshire cheered as Douglas Wall passed their homes in his mobility scooter.
RAF flypast to honour UK fundraising hero's 100thTwo wartime RAF planes mark the 100th birthday of war veteran and fundraiser Captain Tom Moore.
Coronavirus: RAF flypast for Captain Tom's 100th birthdayThe aerial salute for the "amazing" war veteran "was meant to be a surprise", Grant Shapps says.
Coronavirus: Red Arrows resume 'essential training'The Royal Air Force's aerobatic team flew a number of sorties from RAF Scampton in Lincolnshire.
Coronavirus: Ex-RAF station to become temporary mortuaryThe site north-east of Norwich will help the cope with "the predicted peak in coronavirus".
Military units deployed to provide ambulance services to help NHS during coronavirus crisisArmy, navy and RAF units begin medical evacuation work on the ground and in the air
Islamic State: US military says RAF airstrikes may have killed civiliansThe UK has been bombing IS for five years - but accepts responsibility for just one civilian casualty.
Six RAF jets intercept Russian aircraft heading for Scottish coastThe Russian bombers were tracked heading towards the north-west coast of Scotland on Saturday.
RAF fighter jets scrambled to intercept Russian aircraft near Scotland, MoD saysNato forces move to head off an unknown number of bombers near British airspace
Final British evacuation flight from Wuhan landsBritain's final evacuation flight from the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicenter of a coronavirus outbreak, landed at a Royal Air Force base in central England on Sunday.
Luke Wigman: Second world marathon attempt for injured RAF veteranLuke Wigman suffered traumatic injuries when he stepped on an explosive device in Afghanistan.
Coronavirus: Plane carrying Britons evacuated from Wuhan lands at at RAF base83 Britons to be quarantined for two weeks upon arrival
Harry Dunn: Johnson to raise 'driving habits' of US staff near RAF base with Mike Pompeo19-year-old Briton killed last year after being knocked off motorbike outside RAF Croughton
Claims sonic boom over London and Home Counties 'cracked' windowsRoyal Air Force Typhoons were scrambled to intercept an unresponsive aircraft in December.
'Forgotten' Shropshire RAF airmen honoured in SpainSeven men who died when an RAF Wellington bomber crashed in 1950 are remembered with a memorial.
Sonic boom causes panic over London after RAF jets scrambled to unresponsive aircraftPeople woken as loud explosion causes windows to shake in parts of South East
Sonic boom: People woken by loud noise which 'shook houses'The Met Police said the loud bang heard was the result of a sonic boom from RAF planes.
Sonic boom shakes houses across north LondonThe Met Police said the loud bang heard was the result of a sonic boom from RAF planes.
Restored 100-year-old RAF bear keeps 'lovely, wonky smile'Bobby Bear was the beloved childhood toy of Joe Mack, an RAF Pathfinder wireless operator in WW2.
UK weather: RAF scrambled to tackle 'danger to life' flooding as heavy rain pummels BritainFive severe 'danger to life' warnings in place ahead of another week of downpours
UK Invictus Games 2020 team unveiled by Duke of SussexA former RAF medic and RAF corporal will lead Team UK at next year's Invictus Games in the Hague.
Duke and Duchess: Royal plane aborts landing after Pakistan stormsAn RAF aircraft carrying the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge twice tried to land in Islamabad.
RAF Marham airman's family pay tribute to rugby playerScott Stevenson died after suffering a head injury when playing for the RAF against the Army.
RAF Marham airman dies after rugby league match head injuryScott Stevenson was playing for the RAF against the Army in a rugby league match when he was injured.
RAF bids final farewell to Tucano training planeThe aircraft has been used to train pilots, including Prince William, for the last 30 years.
Five-year-old Red Arrows fan 'blown away' by saluteJacob Newson was lost for words when he met the the Royal Air Force's aerobatic team.
Whaley Bridge flooding: Boris Johnson visits evacuated villagers amid race to stop dam burstingRAF helicopter drops off 400 tonnes of aggregate in race to save damaged dam
Whaley Bridge flooding– live: 'Unprecedented emergency' declared as RAF scrambled in battle to stop dam collapse after thousands evacuatedEmergency services battle to repair damage after 'danger to life' warning issued
Abdul Mayanja shooting: Pair jailed for killing RAF cadetAbdul Mayanja was shot dead with a sawn-off shotgun in east London in 2017.
Essex sonic boom: MOD receives four compensation claimsFour compensation claims have been made after RAF jets were scrambled to escort a civilian flight.
Farnborough Airport: Red Arrows plane suffers burst tyre on landingEmergency services were called as a precaution just after the RAF display team landed.
Secret RAF WWII maps unveiled in BuckinghamshireMaps of Germany were secretly created at a manor house to assist the RAF with airborne response.
Wainfleet flooding: RAF ballast drop to cost up to £1mThe breach in the River Steeping led to 580 homes in Wainfleet being evacuated due to flooding.
Sonic boom heard across Derbyshire caused by RAF TyphoonsA sonic boom heard across Derbyshire was caused by RAF Typhoons.
RAF jets escort Jet2 flight back to Stansted after passenger becomes 'extremely disruptive'Typhoon fighter aircraft caused sonic boom that startled residents, police say
Wainfleet flooding: Hundreds of homes evacuated in Lincolnshire as RAF shores up flood defences'We're working hard to get residents to safety and monitor the River Steeping,' police say
RAF scrambles Typhoon fighter jets to intercept Russian transport aircraftThe Royal Air Force (RAF) scrambled Typhoon fighter jets to intercept two Russian transport aircraft that were flying close to Estonian airspace, officials have revealed.