E-3D Sentry

US Navy buys RAF E-3D Sentry as a trainer for E-6B Mercury fleet

US Navy buys RAF E-3D Sentry as a trainer for E-6B Mercury fleet

The retired RAF E-3D will help reduce an estimated 600 flight hours and 2,400 landings/cycles per year from the E-6… Read More

3 years ago

U.K. close to decision to buy Boeing 737 AEW&C aircraft

London is close to making a decision to select Boeing 737 AEW&C aircraft to replace the RAF’s E-3D Reuters is… Read More

6 years ago

THAT TIME A RAF E-3D SENTRY AWACS AIRCRAFT WAS NEARLY SHOT DOWN BY A SERBIAN MiG-29  

On May 4, 1999 one of the RAF E-3D aircraft flown by a No. 23 Squadron crew was targeted by… Read More

6 years ago

Royal Air Force airman becomes the first amputee to fly solo in a Spitfire since WWII aces Douglas Bader and Colin “Hoppy” Hodgkinson

Sergeant Alan Robinson lost a leg in a motorcycle accident Sergeant Alan Robinson, a Royal Air Force (RAF) airman who… Read More

7 years ago