Military jets in the north-east have been scrambled to intercept Russian bombers approaching UK airspace.
Ministry of Defence
Sometimes in these Monday Muses I like to shoot the breeze and see where we might end up, like a leaf caught in an autumn wind, twisting and turning to eventually land at a conclusion.
The air force is poised to make a surprise return to a Moray military base – six years after moving out.
Military officials are attempting to track down thousands of armed forces personnel due to concerns they may have been affected by asbestos.
The first personnel who will be working with the Poseidon P-8s have already started arriving at RAF Lossiemouth.
The multi-million-pound investment into the north-east’s largest air base is now expected to be even bigger than first expected.
A UK Government defence minister believes growth deal funding for Moray will strengthen the bond between the region and its military bases.
NHS Orkney has received a coveted award from the Ministry of Defence in support of the health board’s long support of the armed forces.
North-east air crews based in Romania have been scrambled to intercept a Russian bomber flying over the Black Sea.
More than 8,000 military personnel will have their salaries protected from income tax increases in Scotland.
The remotest bunkhouse on mainland Britain has opened - more than 300 feet above the sea and at a bombing range.
Fears have been raised that anti-crash systems due to be fitted to fast jets at RAF Lossiemouth are “inadequate”.
Air force crews destined for the north-east have been putting the UK’s latest submarine-hunting aircraft through its paces.
Air crews from the north-east have forged friendships with comrades in Eastern Europe while on a mission there to defend the region.
Education kits to encourage youngsters to consider careers in engineering and the sciences have been handed out in Moray schools.
Moray-based aircrews are called to the cockpits of their Typhoon fighter jets in “heightened readiness” every few days, it has emerged.
The first images of what the RAF’s newest fleet of spy planes will look like when they touch down in the north-east of Scotland have been released.
The north-east has become “integral to national security” as UK bids to combat the increasing threat posed by an aggressive Russia.
Veterans from the Nimrod fleet at RAF Kinloss will be at the forefront of the next wave of “submarine hunters” in the Atlantic Ocean.
Near misses in north skies have sparked new calls for a public inquiry into a horror Tornado crash off the Highland coast - and an immediate demand for a collision warning system to be installed on fighter planes some five years after the tragedy.
Kinloss Barracks and other Scottish military bases are safe from the axe in the next round of Ministry of Defence cutbacks, it has been revealed.
A flight simulator at RAF Lossiemouth has been doubled in size in order to recreate more complex missions.
Firms are being scrambled to bid for the £100million contract for the overhaul of a north-east military base.
Scotland’s most senior RAF officer has revealed that personnel “love” being stationed in Moray, ahead of a massive influx of servicemen to the region.
Military bosses have insisted that Carillion’s downfall will have “minimal” impact on forces military in Moray.
Aladdin was given a jet powered boost to his magic carpet after an aircraft hangar was transformed into a Moray pantomime venue.
A former airman has claimed that working with dangerous chemicals at RAF Kinloss has caused him to develop cancer.
Hundreds of Moray school children have sampled what life is like supporting the country’s frontline air defence.
Moray soldiers were on standby last night to assist massive relief efforts in the Caribbean to help communities devastated by Hurricane Irma.
A medal parade will be held to honour Moray troops returning home from a United Nations mission in Africa.
Despite serving in Afghanistan and the Middle East during a military career spanning nearly four decades, an RAF veteran has finally conquered his biggest fear on his last day in uniform – riding a horse.
A children’s movie character has been welcomed aboard the Royal Navy’s largest warship during her call at a Highland port.