Aviation Photo #0699921 Aerospatiale (Westland) SA-330E Puma HC1 - UK - Air Force

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Royal Air Force 230 Sqn is a "Tiger" squadron as shown by this low-key Tiger scheme at the 1997 RIAT at RAF Fairford.
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    Michael Baldock
    UK - Air Force
    Aerospatiale (Westland) SA-330E Puma HC1
    Aerospatiale SA-330 Puma
    Aerospatiale SA-330 Puma
    Aerospatiale
    1645
    ZA938
    Fairford
    England
    United Kingdom
    July 19, 1997
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Anonymous
10 years ago
I can actually claim ownership of the tiger scheme, I put it on the aircraft ! I actually cut the shapes from spandex and put them on at the airshow as we weren't allowed to fly with it on. The tiger you see in the middle was a background on our computer desktop, I made that at the sqn prior to our arrival. That was projected onto a wall and I cut out the shapes, again it was stuck on at the airshow. The whole thing took twelve hours to put on, and was ripped off in about ten mins, before we flew back to Aldergrove ! We also had some fun at the spotters expense by changing our tail code on one side, IIRC we took 938 and we changed the code to 988. Only one person noticed it was different on each side.

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