Merlin helicopter RAF service ends

A celebration has taken place to mark the end of the Merlin helicopter’s RAF service – they will now be transferred to the Royal Navy.

Merlin helicopter RAF service ends

A celebration has taken place in Oxfordshire to mark the end of 10 years of continuous operations for the Merlin helicopter.

RAF Benson is home to the aircraft which have served in Bosnia, Iraq, and Afghanistan, where they have transported troops, supplies and civilians.

The Merlins are now due to be transferred to the Royal Navy.

Source: BBC.

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