Tag Training

Typhoon Flying and Simulator Hours

From a recent published FOI request, the number of flying and simulator hours in support of flying training. During the financial year 2014/15 the RAF provided 3,890 hours of Typhoon simulator flying training and During the financial year 2014/15 the…

How Long to Train an RAF Pilot?

OP SHADER RAF Tornado GR.4
From a recent FOI request, regularly published by the MoD How does this compare to say, a helicopter pilot, a Fleet Air Arm pilot, a Belgian or French jet pilot? The perennial question of why no non-commissioned pilots and how much…

MoD Owned Yachts

From a recent FOI request; The MOD owns and operates the 34 yachts detailed below that are used exclusively for Core Maritime Skills professional #training or Adventurous Sail Training by uniformed members of the three Services. All of the yachts were purchased…