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Cockpit of Grob Tutor Two Seat Training Aircraft Featured 2011 Image

Cockpit of Grob Tutor Two Seat Training Aircraft

The cockpit of a Grob Tutor light aircraft is pictured at Middle Wallop, the home of the Army Air Corps.
Elementary Flying Training for prospective Army pilots lasts for 13 weeks and is conducted at the Elementary Flying Training School, RAF Barkston Heath. It consists of 47 hours flying in the Grob Tutor two seat training aircraft

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Royal Air Force Tornado GR4 Prepares for a Sortie Over Afghanistan Featured 2011 Image

Royal Air Force Tornado GR4 Prepares for a Sortie Over Afghanistan

A Tornado GR4 from 617 Squadron taxis priorto take off from Kandahar air base in Afghanistan for another mission in support of ground troops.
The squadron are part of 904 Expeditionary Air Wing based at Kandahar Air Wing, Afghanistan.
904 Expeditionary Air Wing (EAW) is the RAF headquarters element based at Kandahar airfield, which is a strategically vital location just ten miles from Afghanistan's second city comprising of 1.2 million people. Kandahar is one of the world's busiest airfields, with over 400 aircraft and a quarter of a million aircraft movements every year.
It is home to a diverse mix of nations operating a vast range of platforms including RAF Reaper Remotely Piloted Air Systems (RPAS), helicopters, strategic and tactical lift such as the RAF C-130, civilian and contractor aircraft and a large number of fast jets including F16, Mirage 2000, FA-18, A-10 and the RAF Tornado GR4. These aircraft operate in harmony to provide critical support to the Land Forces and contribute to the ISAF mission to stabilise and develop Afghanistan.
904 EAW is commanded by a group captain.The Commanding Officer of 904 EAW acts as the senior British military officer for British Force Elements based at Kandahar Airfield, representing the United Kingdom and liaising with Command Kandahar Airfield (COMKAF). The commanding Officer ensures that British Service personnel, entitled British and embedded nations are provided with real life support in order to maintain Force Element operational capabilities

Royal Air Force King Air B200 Training Aircraft Featured 2011 Image

Royal Air Force King Air B200 Training Aircraft

King Air aircraft of 45(R) Squadron, based at RAF Cranwell, display their new livery.
The Beech King Air B200, the newest training aircraft in the RAF inventory, is a twin-engine turboprop monoplane, which first entered RAF service in 2004. It is used as an advanced, multi-engine pilot trainer by No 45(R) Squadron, which is part of No 3 Flying Training School based at RAF Cranwell, in Lincolnshire.
Prior to flying the King Air, students who have been streamed to fly multi-engine aircraft at the end of elementary flying training undertake survival training and personal development training to prepare them for the rigours of operational service. They then join No 45(R) Squadron, and receive an additional 30 hours training on the multi-engine lead-in (MELIN) course, flying Firefly 260 aircraft.
During the MELIN course, students are taught crew co-operation and procedural flying skills to prepare them for their advanced flying training on the King Air

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