RAF Typhoon jets scrambled to intercept ANOTHER Russian war plane off UK coast

RAF FIGHTER jets have intercepted Russian military aircraft in the North Sea near UK airspace, the air force has said. It marks the third time in six days the Typhoons have been scrambled in response to Russian planes. The planes were identified as two Russian Tu-142 Bear F anti-submarine warfare and maritime patrol aircraft. The Quick Reaction Alert Typhoons, flown by pilots

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RAF Typhoon pilots simulate combat in the Baltic Sea

RAF Top Gun pilots swoop past NATO warships as they simulate combat off of Lithuania to test the vessels’ defences days after Putin ordered six new battleships for Russia’s Baltic fleet RAF typhoons are currently based in Lithuania to defend local NATO airspace    They also conduct training activities and exercises with other NATO allies  Pilots can be seen twisting their

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North Korea says typhoon killed five, inundated farmland

SEOUL (Reuters) – A typhoon pounded North Korea on Saturday, killing five people and injuring three, state news agency KCNA reported on Sunday. Typhoon Lingling, one of the most powerful typhoons to have battered South Korea, moved to North Korea on Saturday, raising concerns about a crop damage in the impoverished country, which frequently suffers food shortages. “Crops fell down,

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Typhoon jets scrambled as Air India plane diverted to Stansted Airport after bomb threat

TYPHOON jets were scrambled as an Air India plane was diverted to Stansted Airport after a bomb threat today. Homes across Derbyshire were shaken by the sonic boom as the RAF jet passed over the county just before 10am. Air India confirmed the flight from Mumbai to Newark had been directed this morning. Stansted Airport said: "Our runway has now

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