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The Sea King HC4 commando helicopter has, for many years, given outstanding service in support of Royal Marines deployments the world over, whether engaged in cold-weather training in Arctic climes or on operations in theatres such as Iraq and Afghanistan. The HC4, which started entering service in 1979 and fought in the Falklands campaign three years later, has been subject to numerous upgrades in recent years including the fitment of new rotor blades. However, the transition of the Commando Helicopter Force from the Sea King to the fleet of Merlins being handed over by the RAF means that the venerable 'Junglies' have little time in service left. The HC4 attending RIAT 2015 will be provided by 848 Naval Air Squadron, stationed at RNAS Yeovilton in Somerset.

“It was an epic spectacle, as magical as anything you've ever seen in the West End, and as loud as anything you've ever heard at Knebworth.”

Jeremy Clarkson, Television Presenter

“All the thrills, excitement and noise of a Grand Prix, but in the air!”

Jenson Button, Former Formula 1 Racing Driver

“Probably the most complete air show I’ve ever been to!”

Al Worden, Apollo 15 Astronaut

“This is THE best airshow!”

Buzz Aldrin, Apollo 11 Astronaut

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