Delivered to the R.A.F. 31st October 1978 to Shawbury 20th October 2011 sad to see so many ex Red Arrows aircraft at Shawbury in various stages of scrapping.
Undergoing a full maintenance check,fascinating to see it stripped bare like this.
Delivered to the R.A.F. 14th August 1997 ex G-BXIP
Delivered to the R.A.F. 16th May 1982 to store at Shawbury 18th June 2007.Note the forward section of the canopy has been removed.
Delivered to the R.A.F. 31st July 1980 into store 18th October 2011.Parts of the tail section have already been removed.I photographed this aircraft at Fairford in 2009 sad to see its fate now.
Delivered to the R.A.F. 30th August 1989 into storage at Shawbury 5th December 2003.First photo of this aircraft on the JP database.
Delivered to the R.A.F. 30th November 1979 into storage at Shawbury 2nd June 2011.Sad to see this Red Arrows aircraft in storage rather than thrilling crowds at airshows.
Delivered to the Army 13th September 1980 into storage at Shawbury 30th July 2007.Wrapped up like a Christmas present.Gazelle XZ303 is directly behind it.
With ZJ271 holding in the background.
With ZJ256 landing behind
Delivered to the RAF 29.04.1977, w/o (CAT5) 15.12.2006 arrived at Shawbury 14.11.2007 and I think the only way its going anywhere is in small pieces.
One of Cobham’s 412s is seen here in the maintenance hangar at RAF Shawbury, hub of the tri-sevice Defence Helicopter Flying School. The company’s aircraft are dual civilian- and military-register... (more)
In the maintainence hanger