One-hundred years ago this month, the UK Royal Air Force (RAF), the world’s first independent air force, was created. It was formed in the crucible of World War I to recognize that, while aviation was still in its infancy, airpower was different from other forms of warfare.   That is still the case this year, as we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the RAF which, since its formation, has continuously delivered decisive airpower at home and around the world.  Today, the RAF ...

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