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Jul 13, 2021

Working on Operations from desert air bases in the Middle East and Cyprus are the men and women of 83 Expeditionary Air Group. The combined efforts of HQ 83 EAG, its Expeditionary Air Wings and Force Elements are pivotal in combatting Daesh. If you’re in the RAF and haven’t deployed there yet, chances are you will...

Jun 29, 2021

Learning to fly a helicopter is notoriously challenging, so what does it take to earn your pilot’s wings? We asked one of the RAF’s most recent graduates from No. 1 Flying Training School at RAF Shawbury. Our correspondent is Flight Sergeant Gemma Bibby.

InsideAIR Ep 15 Helicopter Pilot Training and Earning Those Wings

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Jun 15, 2021

There are more than 3,000 men and women in the Royal Air Force Reserve and they are integral to protecting the nation’s security at home and overseas.

But what motivates a Reservist to balance a full-time civilian day job with a part-time military service, and what does Future Reserves 30 mean to this essential...

Jun 1, 2021

The cockpit stays in the hangar but the aircraft flies thousands of miles away. We’re talking Remotely Piloted Air Systems (RPAS) and our correspondent, Flt Lt Chris Sully, spoke to 13 Squadron to find out more.

An RAF Reaper MQ-9 Remotely Piloted Air System (RPAS)

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May 18, 2021

Maintaining a high level of fitness is expected of everyone in the RAF. But what happens when an accident, injury and or lockdown gets in the way.

Our correspondent SAC Emma Kirwan spoke with RAF Exercise Rehabilitation Instructors and some of the Service people they have helped return to fitness.

RAF return to fitness

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