The first ever civilian-registered flight across the Atlantic by a remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) has touched down in the UK.

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The General Atomics Aeronautical Systems drone took off from North Dakota, USA on Tuesday and landed at RAF Fairford in Gloucestershire at 18:51 BST.

The 4,000-mile journey was piloted by an operator located in America.

The aircraft has arrived ahead of the Royal International Air Tattoo which begins on Friday.