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Sea King Mk7 A 'Farewell Flypast' after almost 50 years of service

Sep 19 , 2018 - Wed - 11:07 am
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After almost 50 years of service, the last Sea Kings flying in the UK, are retiring

Sea King Mk7

A 'Farewell Flypast' by this historic aircraft and where in the region you will get to see it

Don’t forget to take your lunch outside tomorrow and turn your eyes to the sky.

On WEDNESDAY 19th SEPTEMBER, 849 Naval Air Squadron will fly their Sea King Mk7 helicopters on a ‘Farewell Tour’ of Devon and Cornwall - the last flying UK military Sea King helicopters.

The aircraft will leave RNAS Culdrose at 1100 and land back in Helston three hours later. A map with approximate timings is below.

We are really looking forward to seeing your pictures and videos. Please share them to this page if you can!

Falmouth 11:07
Carlyon Bay 11;20
Saltash 11:37
Plymouth (The Hoe) 11:41
Dartmouth 12:03
Kingswear 12:08
Teignmouth 12:16
Burrator Reservoir 12:35
Bodmin Airport 13:04
Padstow 13:09
Newquay Airport 13:12
Penhale Camp 13:15
Chiverton Cross A30 Roundabout 13:29
Mount Hawke 13:32
Godrevy Lighthouse 13:40
Sennon Cove 13:42
Minack theatre  13:44
Penzance  13:50
St Michaels mount 13:52
Helston 13:56
RNAS Culdrose  14:00


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