There are now just three surviving members of 'The Few' - the pilots who defended the country in the Battle of Britain during World War Two.
All roles in the military are now open to women, Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has announced.
RAF Typhoon fighter aircraft were scrambled to monitor two Russian planes approaching UK airspace, the Ministry of Defence has said.
RAF Scampton in Lincolnshire, which is home to the much-admired aerobatics display team, is being axed as part of wider move to provide more "modern and efficient" military bases
Shots were fired by US service personnel after yesterday's disturbance
Ryanair flight forced to divert from Luton to Stansted
Author Isabel Oakeshott thinks women being able to apply for the RAF Regiment is good but there's still a long way to go
The Royal Air Force strike successfully halted the execution of prisoners by Islamic State, but reportedly wounded innocents in the process