RAF 41 Squadron Tornado GR4, preparing to test fire four Storm Shadow missiles over the Atlantic Ocean by Cpl Mark Parkinson (Crown Copyright, 2017)

RAF Take Out ISIS Fighters in Mosul

Latest News of Operation Shader in Iraq

The MOD has released the latest reports of RAF combat missions over Iraq as part of Operation Shader, the UK’s involvement in Operation Inherent Resolve. From Wednesday, April 12, to Monday, April 17, RAF Tornado and Typhoon aircraft attacked and destroyed a sniper team, ISIS firing positions, a car-bomb, a heavy machine gun position, and an engineering vehicle, and gave close air support to Iraqi ground forces.

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