Royal International Air Tattoo 2013 - Departures Day.
Reading the flight plan at the first rays of sunrise..
Departing to the West and sundown. [1600 pixels]
Stunning display by this heavy helicopter! No wonder it won the Sir Douglas Bader Trophy for the best solo display of the airshow! Royal International Air Tattoo 2013.
Written off in the Falkland Islands on 25 July 1989 following a mechanical failure which caused the rotors to collide. Allocated 9238M and used for ground instruction at Cranwell.