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Photos & Video: Military Aircraft In Bermuda

Photos & Video: Military Aircraft In Bermuda

A military aircraft was recently in Bermuda, with a support aircraft travelling to the island with supplies. The 403rd Wing website says, “The C-130J is the newest generation of the C-130 Hercules which primarily performs the tactical portion of the airlift mission. The aircraft is capable of operating from rough, dirt strips and is the prime... Read more of this article

Video: Military Aircraft Depart Bermuda

Video: Military Aircraft Depart Bermuda

A group of military aircraft left Bermuda earlier today [Feb 25] and some of them appeared to return shortly after. They appear to be Eurofighter Typhoons, and the Eurofighter website says, “Eurofighter Typhoon is the world’s most advanced swing-role combat aircraft providing simultaneously deployable Air-to-Air and Air-to-Surface capabilities.” It... Read more of this article

Photos: RAF Typhoons Land In Bermuda

Photos: RAF Typhoons Land In Bermuda

Royal Air Force [RAF] typhoons were recently spotted at LF Wade International Airport as they made a landing on the island. The RAF website says, “The Typhoon FGR.Mk 4 is a highly capable and extremely agile fourth-generation multi-role combat aircraft, capable of being deployed for the full spectrum of air operations, including air policing,... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Royal Air Force Land In Bermuda

Photos/Video: Royal Air Force Land In Bermuda

A Royal Air Force [RAF] military aircraft was recently spotted at LF Wade International Airport, making a landing in Bermuda under cloudy skies yesterday [Jan 11], with the aircraft still seen on the island as of earlier today. For our past coverage of military aircraft on the island, click here.Related StoriesPhotos & Video: Royal... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Royal Canadian Air Force Visits

Photos & Video: Royal Canadian Air Force Visits

A Royal Canadian Air Force aircraft paid a visit to Bermuda yesterday [June 10], stopping by the LF Wade International Airport in the afternoon.The Government of Canada website says, “The CC-177 Globemaster III strategic airlifter transports troops, cargo and oversized combat equipment. Rapid, reliable and flexible, it is equipped with advanced... Read more of this article

Photos: US Air Force Visits Bermuda’s Airport

Photos: US Air Force Visits Bermuda’s Airport

An American military aircraft recently visited the island, with the United States Air Force [USAF] C-130 Hercules touching down in Bermuda on Thursday and departing on Friday. The aircraft had the words ‘St Joseph’ and ‘Missouri Air Guard’ on it, so it appears to be connected with the 139th Airlift Wing located at Rosecrans Air... Read more of this article

Photos: US Military Aircraft Visits Island

Photos: US Military Aircraft Visits Island

A United States Air Force [USAF] C-130 was recently spotted at the LF Wade International Airport, with the American military aircraft making a quick visit to the Island.To view our past coverage of military aircraft, click here.Related StoriesPhotos & Video: Military Aircraft In Bermuda Photos: Military Plane Tire Ruptures On Landing Photos... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: US Military Aircraft Visits Island

Photos & Video: US Military Aircraft Visits Island

[Updated with more photos + video] Bermuda was visited over the weekend by an American military aircraft, with a United States Air Force [USAF] C-130 touching down on the island this weekend. To view our past coverage of military aircraft, click here.Related StoriesPhotos & Video: Military Aircraft In Bermuda Photos: US Military... Read more of this article

Photos: Royal Navy Helicopters Over Bermuda

Photos: Royal Navy Helicopters Over Bermuda

Royal Navy aviators completed “vital reconnaissance sorties over Bermuda,” the Royal Navy said, adding that they “gathered crucial information on landing sites where humanitarian aid could be brought ashore if called for by the island’s governor in a time of need.” The report on the Royal Navy website said, “Royal Navy... Read more of this article

Remembering The Island’s WWI Air Combat Ace

Remembering The Island’s WWI Air Combat Ace

In World War One a pilot who downed five or more enemy aircraft was considered an ace. Almost by definition it was those who flew the fast and nimble fighters who most often won the designation. Slower, less maneuverable bombers, while armed with defensive guns, were far more likely to end up the vanquished, not the victors, in aerial combat. But not... Read more of this article

Photos: Royal Air Force Land In Bermuda

Photos: Royal Air Force Land In Bermuda

Royal Air Force [RAF] military aircraft were recently spotted at LF Wade International Airport. It’s not unusual for military aircraft to make a stop in Bermuda while en-route to other destinations, and you can view our past photos, videos and coverage here.Related StoriesPhotos: RAF Military Jets & Tanker At Airport Photos/Video:... Read more of this article

US Navy Helicopter Seen Flying Off The East End

US Navy Helicopter Seen Flying Off The East End

A U.S. Navy helicopter was seen flying off the east end this afternoon [Mar 1] after taking off from the L.F. Wade International Airport. Bernews unofficially understands the helicopter was on its way back to a U.S. Navy ship located off the island, having transported a crew member to the island. Click here to view all of our military aircraft coverage.Related... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: RAF Voyager & Typhoons Leave

Photos & Video: RAF Voyager & Typhoons Leave

Bermuda’s L.F. Wade International Airport saw extra activity today [Jan 18] when the group of military aircraft that arrived on the island yesterday prepared to take off this afternoon. The 2-minute video replay is below:The aircraft included a Royal Air Force [RAF] A330 Voyager Tanker accompanying four Typhoon fighter jets. A short time after... Read more of this article