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ROYAL AIR FORCE HAS PLACED ORDER FOR FIVE BOEING E-7s

Republic of Korea Armed Forces E-7

LONDON – The Royal Air Force has placed an order with Boeing for 5 E-7s, worth of 2 billion dollars. The military variant of the Boeing 737-700 will serve as an early warning and control aircraft and will replace the old E-3 Sentry (AWACS), which is based on the Boeing 707. The first E-7 Wedgetail

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FAREWELL TORNADO – THE END OF AN ERA FOR THE ROYAL AIR FORCE

Nine Tornado Flypast

RAF MARHAM – On Thursday February 28, the Royal Air Force performed a flypast using 9 Tornado GR4s. This marks the end of frontline operations for the Tonka, which have been in service in the Royal Air Force since 1979. After 40 years the Tornado will retire from service. They took off from RAF Marham

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