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Offline ysi_maniac

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About the aircraft that UK royal family owns or uses ...
« on: June 16, 2021, 09:34:07 am »
Are they a special unit or corporation? Have they a special name? Are they for royal family only or for gov too?
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Re: About the aircraft that UK royal family owns or uses ...
« Reply #1 on: June 16, 2021, 09:41:28 am »
They used belong to an RAF unit called The Royal Flight and were paid for by the government, however it's all changed in recent years. Good summary here:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Air_transport_of_the_British_royal_family_and_government
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Re: About the aircraft that UK royal family owns or uses ...
« Reply #2 on: June 16, 2021, 12:47:29 pm »
And whatever you do, DON'T read the 'Talk' tab on the Wiki page!

What a total lot of claptrap some of those guys talk.  :banghead:
Any aircraft can be improved by fitting longer wings, and/or a longer fuselage

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