MoD announces UK humanitarian aid relief to the Philippines - C-17 load and launch from Royal Air Force Brize Norton
Friday, Nov 15, 2013

Early Morning Friday 15th November, a C-17 operated by No 99 Squadron will be departing RAF Brize Norton to provide humanitarian support to the Philippines.  They will be transporting a variety of key vehicles and equipment along with medical supplies.

A media facility will be conducted and will provide media with the following opportunities:

Conduct interviews with Justine Greening, DFiD SofS.

  1. Conduct interviews with the Wg Cdr Stuart Lindsell, Officer Commanding No 99 Squadron and the RAF Brize Norton Station Commander Gp Capt Stephen Lushington.
  2. Capture the loading of the C-17.
  3. Interviews and interaction (pre-recorded and live) with the RAF personnel involved; 
  4. Capture the pre-flight planning with 99 Squadron crew
  5. Capture aircraft preparations, taxi and take off

    Source: MoD
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