RNAS Culdrose in Cornwall is one of Europe's largest helicopter bases. The helicopters and their highly trained crews are deployed to ships all over the world to support the Royal Navy in its global operations. Helicopter roles include Anti-Submarine Warfare, Anti-Surface Warfare and Airborne Surveillance and Control.
Also, a Squadron of Search & Rescue helicopters is on constant standby 365-days a year to react to emergencies throughout the Southwest region.
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|30 July ||RNAS Culdrose Air Day 2015
RNAS Culdrose Air Day will be held on 30th July 2015.
On Thursday 30th July 2015, we are opening our gates - come and meet the Fleet Air Arm, the Royal Navy’s flying force, at the 2015 Culdrose Air Day.
Air Day is the only day of the year when the public can step into the world of Culdrose and experience the sights and sounds of a working military Naval Air Station.
Famed for heroic rescues, and with frontline helicopter Squadrons supporting the Navy across the globe, Royal Naval Air Station Culdrose is home to a variety of military aircraft including Merlin and Sea King helicopters, Hawk Jets, and the King Air 350 Avengers.
You will be blown away by awesome flying displays, be able to meet the heroic Aircrew who fly our helicopters around the world, get up close to state-of-the art aircraft and learn all about life in the Royal Navy.
Provisional Participating aircraft at Culdrose Air Day:
Culdrose Air Day - 30th July 2015|
Provisional Participating aircraft:
RAF Chinook (F)
OV-10B Bronco Demo Team (F)
Shorts SC7 Skyvan (S)
Wildcat Aerobatics (F)
The RV8tors (F)
Gnat Display Team (F)
Swiss F-18 Hornet (F)
Sea Vixen (F)
The Blades (F)
Breitling Wing Walkers (F)
RN Merlin helicopters (F)
RN Lynx helicopters (F)
RN Sea King helicopters (F)
RN Hawks (F)
Frecce Tricolori (F)
RN Black Cats - Wildcat x2 (F)
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