JS(CC)49 - 80th ANNIVERSARY OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE
Numbered RAF(80)9 as part of the 80th Mini Series
The cover not only portrays mainstay of the RAF?s present strike attack force, the Tornado GR1s, but also includes the very latest addition, the Tornado GR4. The 3 aircraft are depicted fully armed at low level. The covers were flown in a Tornado GR1 of No 31 Squadron, RAF Bruggen on a hi-lo-hi bombing mission to Holbeach Range.
Hand signed by Air Chief Marshal Sir Brian Burnett GCB DFC AFC BA, a V-Force pilot who commanded RAF Gaydon, and later became AOC No 3 Group, Vice-Chief of the Air Staff and C-in-C Far East
Official special, numbered and certified on reverse
Flight details also on reverse
Cover size 210mm x 110mm