C-17 flight with 99 Squadron Royal Air Force.

The troop flights from Minhad in Dubai, to Camp Bastion in Afghanistan are carried out via a C-17 Aircraft. The aircraft is capable of carrying in excess of 100 troops, plus cargo to its destination. The C-17 is utilised for vehicle freight movement & often to move things as big as Chinook air frames back to the UK for repair. This aircraft is a vital asset to theatre operations.

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