HALO jumps are used to enter hostile territory undetected when threats to both Airmen and aircraft are expected.
RAF Strike on ISIL Vehicle
Two Royal Air Force Tornado GR4s, while on an armed reconnaissance mission, were tasked to investigate ISIL activity at Al Qaim, north-west of Baghdad. The aircraft identified and destroyed an ISIL armed vehicle using a single Brimstone missile. Video released by the UK Ministry of Defence