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Cosford Nimrod Arrival and Unveiling


The Nimrod R.1 arriving in style and being unveiled on 28th September 2012. The aircraft was unveiled to an invited audience including Air Chief Marshal Sir Brian Burridge, retiring Air Marshal Sir Kevin Leeson and past and present personnel from No.51 Squadron, the only RAF Squadron to have flown the Nimrod R.1 during its forty years of service in the RAF.

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