German Air Force take part in exercises at RAF Coningsby

A team of personnel from the German Air force were stationed at RAF Coningsby in March.

Credit: Royal Air Force

The team were taking part in the exercise dubbed Cobra Warrior and utilises every type of aircraft in the RAF's inventory which includes fast jets, helicopters, transport and ISTAR assets.

The personnel used different platforms to take part in eight 'real-world' scenarios as part of a three week- training.

Both the RAF and the German Air Force used the exercise as the final phase of their respective Qualified Weapons Instructor courses for their Eurofighter and Typhoon Aircraft.