RAF Personnel Fire Flares During Exercise Desert Vortex
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RAF personnel release flares during a training exercise for helicopter crews in the Middle East.
250 Royal Air Force personnel from RAF Odiham and RAF Benson undertake a training exercise in Jordan. This is the first time that 6 Chinook and 3 Merlin helicopters had trained together in a desert environment, as crews prepare for deployment to Afghanistan.
Photographer: SAC Neil Chapman
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