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flygcforum.com ✈ THE RED ARROWS ✈ 2006 BBC Documentary on RAF's Elite Aerobatic Team ✈

flygcforum.com ✈ THE RED ARROWS ✈ 2006 BBC Documentary on RAF's Elite Aerobatic Team ✈

A thrilling one-off documentary offers an insight into the recruitment for the RAF’s elite aerobatic squad. Two places in the team are up for grabs, and cameras follow nine eager pilots as they head to Cyprus to undergo the arduous selection procedure to join The Red Arrows.

A thrilling one-off documentary offers an insight into the recruitment for the RAF’s elite aerobatic squad. Two places in the team are up for grabs, and cameras follow nine eager pilots as they head to Cyprus to undergo the arduous selection procedure to join The Red Arrows.

Although the Airmen always flew courageously and well, it was as bomber escorts on missions deep into Germany and its neighbours that they really made a name for themselves. Soon their reputation for staying with the bombers they were assigned to protect spread. It wasn’t long before the white bomber pilots were requesting the Tuskegee-trained “Red Tail Angels” to fly escort for them.

Although the Airmen always flew courageously and well, it was as bomber escorts on missions deep into Germany and its neighbours that they really made a name for themselves. Soon their reputation for staying with the bombers they were assigned to protect spread. It wasn’t long before the white bomber pilots were requesting the Tuskegee-trained “Red Tail Angels” to fly escort for them.

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In 20 months of combat, he officially shot down 80 enemy aircraft, including 21 planes in the month of April, 1917, alone. For his achievements, Richthofen received 24 military decorations, more than any other German aviator of the Great War. Until he himself was shot down in April, 1918, Allied pilots had ample reason to dread the sudden appearance of the Baron's bright-red fighter sweeping towards them out of the sun, and many must have wondered what went on inside his head.

In 20 months of combat, he officially shot down 80 enemy aircraft, including 21 planes in the month of April, 1917, alone. For his achievements, Richthofen received 24 military decorations, more than any other German aviator of the Great War. Until he himself was shot down in April, 1918, Allied pilots had ample reason to dread the sudden appearance of the Baron's bright-red fighter sweeping towards them out of the sun, and many must have wondered what went on inside his head.

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On December 6 he dissed the presidential ride again, Tweeting that the replacement Air Force One jets slated to come online in the mid 2020s will be too expensive. “Boeing is building a brand new 747 Air Force One for future presidents, but costs are out of control, more than $4 billion. Cancel order!” (The actual budgeted figure is $2.7 billion.)

On December 6 he dissed the presidential ride again, Tweeting that the replacement Air Force One jets slated to come online in the mid 2020s will be too expensive. “Boeing is building a brand new 747 Air Force One for future presidents, but costs are out of control, more than $4 billion. Cancel order!” (The actual budgeted figure is $2.7 billion.)

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