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For the first time since 2011, their iconic diamond 9 formation was back in the skies over Lincolnshire as the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, the Red Arrows, practised for their 2013 display season.
The team are pleased to report that the practice went extremely well, demonstrating the professionalism and precision for which the the Red Arrows have become renowned around the world.
Red Arrow Hawks.
The Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team ‘Red Arrows’ amaze thousands of spectators with an aerial demonstration during the Farnborough International Air Show in Farnborough, England. More than 250,000 trade and public visitors attend the bi-annual event.
The RAF Red Arrows fly a modified BAE Hawk T1 with an uprated engine. The T1 is a single-engine jet trainer aircraft and is also employed by the air forces of India, Finland, and Australia.
(Photo by Tech Sergeant Lee Osberry, 15 July 2012 via DVIDS.)