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Monday, November 17, 2014
RAF Tornados Complete Mission in Afghanistan
The Royal Air Force has completed their final mission with the Tornado GR4 all-weather attack aircraft in Afghanistan. The Tornados took over the air support mission from the RAF Harriers in June 2009. The aircraft provided close air support and reconnaissance to ground troops. Read more in "RAF Tornados complete Afghan combat mission", airforce-techonology.com, November 12, 2014. (photo by MSgt William Greer, CENTCOM)