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Red Arrow Crashes

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Red Arrow Crashes

Red Arrow crashes during Bournemouth Air Festival
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They had earlier taken part in a display over the seafront. No details are known about possible casualties.

Only last weekend they were flying over Manston. Visibility was poor and they seemed to be flying extremely low, even for the Red Arrows. Magnificent displays. We saw them a number of times from our garden over three or four days as well as at Manston Airport.
I've always been in awe of their courage and dedication - makes you proud to be British!

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Re: Red Arrow Crashes

Sadly the pilot is reported to have died even though later reports say his condition is 'unknown'. Undecided

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There have been a few fatalities at air shows over the past few years.
very sad news about the pilot at the Bournemouth Show.
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Re: Red Arrow Crashes

Sad news. Latest:
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