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Red Arrow Sunset

The British RAF display team " The Red Arrows ", in silhouette against a setting sun.

Throckmorton, England 2012.

 

Acknowledged as one of the world’s premier aerobatic teams, the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, The Red Arrows, is the public face of the Royal Air Force.

  

The team are renowned throughout the world, acting as ambassadors of Great Britain.

 

They promote the professional excellence of the Royal Air Force, assist in recruiting into the Royal Air Force, contribute to Defence Diplomacy when displaying overseas and support wider British interests through the promotion of British industry by demonstrating the capabilities of its equipment and expertise.

  

2012 is the 48th display season for the Red Arrows in which they will continue to enthrall, captivate and inspire millions of people both in the UK and around the world with a series of over 70 displays and flypasts at a wide variety of events

 

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Taken on June 16, 2012