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RAF ‘shoots’ the world’s biggest iceberg as it drifts through the South Atlantic

The British Royal Air Force captured images of the world’s biggest iceberg as it drifts through the South Atlantic. The A400m transporter flew low over the 4,200-sq-km block, known as A68a, to observe its increasingly ragged state. The pictures reveal multiple cracks and fissures, innumerable icy chunks that have fallen off, and what appear to […]

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UK scramble jets to track Russian anti-submarine aircrafts flying over North Sea skirting UK airspace

United Kingdom’s Royal Air Force (RAF) intercepted two Russian anti-submarine aircrafts over the North Sea skirting the edge of UK airspace. RAF scrambled Typhoon jets to track down the Russian Tu-142 Bear F aircraft. Often, Russian military aircraft switch off electronic equipment which allows passenger jets and air traffic controllers to see them, causing major […]

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RAF Typhoons scramble after Russian aircrafts enter UK controlled international airspace

The Royal Air Force intercepted two Russian aircraft off the Scottish coast, the UK ┬áMinistry of Defence said. RAF Typhoons were scrambled after the Russian aircraft “entered the UK’s controlled zone of international airspace”. The Russian planes were identified as TU-142 Bear F maritime reconnaissance and anti-submarine warfare aircraft. The RAF aircraft are currently operating […]