Air International 2020-07
K.Chapman - World War COVID-19
An 845 NAS-operated Merlin HC4 collects stores from an RAF Atlas C1 at Providenciales International Airport, Turks & Caicos Islands. The helicopter has embarked on RFA Argus to provide humanitarian aid/disaster relief in the Caribbean.
Saluting Angels. As part of ‘America Strong’ tributes, the USAF Thunderbirds and US Navy Blue Angels teamed up for a flyover of New York City on April 28, 2020, saluting health care and other key workers leading the fight against the coronavirus.
Members of a USAF medical team exit a C-17A Globemaster III - serial 10-0223 (c/n 50261) - at Ramstein Air Base, following the first operational employment of the TIS.
Russian Aerospace Forces Il-76MD transporters deliver medical equipment to Italy on March 22, 2020.
A Nigerian Air Force AgustaWestland AW109 LUH, operated by the 405 Helicopter Combat Training Group, displays a COVID-19 warning during the service's 56th anniversary flypast on April 22, 2020.
Puma HC2s have played an integral role in assisting NHS boards and trusts in Scotland, operating from Kinloss Barracks as part of the UK's Aviation Task Force.
RAF Puma crews work alongside paramedics and doctors from the Scottish Ambulance Service and NHS Scotland to familiarise themselves with the new EpiShuttle isolation stretcher.
French A400M - registration F-RBAP (c/n 095) - on the ground in Tahiti.
On April 10, 2020, a Turkish A400M Atlas - serial 15-0051 (c/n 051), operated by 221 Filo 'Esen‘ (221 Squadron 'Breeze') from Etimesgut air base, Ankara - delivered 250,000 items of PPE to RAF Brize Norton, Oxfordshire
Marking the type's first operational overseas mission, PLAAF Y-20A - serial 20044, delivered medical supplies and aid to Pakistan on April 24, 2020.