Tornado ‘incident’ at RAF Marham confirmed as training exercise

RAF Tornado GR4 jets. Photo credit should read: David Jones/PA Wire

RAF Tornado GR4 jets. Photo credit should read: David Jones/PA Wire - Credit: PA

Reports on social media earlier today that a Tornado had crashed near RAF Marham have been confirmed to be incorrect.

A spokesman for Norfolk police said it was just a training exercise.

A spokesman for the RAF added: 'Every station has a crash and disaster plan, and they were just testing it. It was normal business.'

He added that he was unaware of any future training exercises at RAF Marham.

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