Typhoons head to Lithuania

Royal Air Force Typhoon jets head to Lithuania for their latest summertime deployment — NATO Air Policing

Šiauliai, Lithuania.

“This deployment is the latest RAF contribution to NATO Air Policing. As one of four front-line Squadrons at RAF Lossiemouth, we routinely conduct UK-based Quick Reaction Alert — on standby 24/7 to defend the Nation’s skies.”

— Wing Commander Matt D’Aubyn, the Officer Commanding 6 Squadron

“The RAF has been a regular guest of our Baltic hosts; this is the sixth time the United Kingdom has deployed on this Air Policing mission,” —

Wing Commander Stu Gwinnutt, Commanding Officer of 135 Expeditionary Air Wing

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