RAF Wittering to welcome Chinook helicopters
Busy skies at RAF Wittering next week as transport aircraft and Chinook helicopters will be training at the Cambridgeshire Station.
Exercise Swift Pirate will begin at RAF Wittering on Sunday, May 19, and continue until the Friday, May 24. During this period the Station is expected to be visited by C17, A400M and C130 aircraft during daylight hours.In addition, from Tuesday 21 May to Thursday 23 May a Chinook helicopter crew will be flying at and around RAF Wittering.
As helicopters and transport aircraft produce different kinds of noise from the Station’s normal flying activity, Royal Air Force Wittering is reaching out to its neighbours and the nearby equestrian establishments to inform them of a change to the usual pattern of flying activity.