The Defence Helicopter Flying School was a military flying school based at RAF Shawbury in Shropshire, England. The school, established in 1997, was a tri-service organisation and trained helicopter aircrews for all three British armed forces. It initially used the Eurocopter Squirrel HT1 and Bell Griffin HT1 helicopters, which were retained despite the introduction of the Airbus Juno HT1 and ...
The Defence Helicopter Flying School at RAF Shawbury, a Royal Air Force station near Shrewsbury, England, trains aircrew from all three of the Armed Forces. The school's Eurocopter AS.350BB Squirrel HT1 The school's Bell 412EP Griffin HT1 Another view of the Bell 412 EP Griffin HT1 as it hover taxis to the runway at RIAT 2010 Contents 1 Squadrons
Tracking. Formed in Apr 1997 as a Joint Services helicopter flying training service, under the Private Finance Initiative. Civilian contractors run a fleet of civilian owned, military registered (COMAR) training airframes under contract to MoD. Covers basic single engine to advanced multi-engine & SAR training.
Employees at Defence Helicopter Flying School Holly Steel cfs 1FTS Standards at No 1. Flying Training School Stuart Lloyd BA(Hons) AfCGI Operations Control Manager at ...
27 ago 2019 · Royal Air Force, August 27, 2019 - ON 23 August 2019, a total of 22 tri-Service aircrew graduated from the Defence Helicopter Flying School (DHFS) at RAF Shawbury. The parade celebrated both the graduation of the first 13 pilots to complete their training within the Rotary Wing UK Military Flying Training System (UKMFTS) as well as the graduation of 9 helicopter Rearcrew.
17 giu 2021 · 2 July: The NH90 completes its first fly-by-wire flight, and is the world’s first helicopter to be equipped with a fly-by-wire control system. July: delivery of the 2,000th single engine Ecureuil/Fennec (an AS350 BA) to DHFS (Defence Helicopter Flying School) in charge of pilot training in the UK. 1998
19 gen 2023 · Defence Helicopter Flying School – DHFS. Bell 412EP Griffin HT1. RAF Base Shawbury In the images the Griffins operated by the SARTU – Search and Rescue Training Unit, based on RAF Valey (Anglesey). The DHFS became the 1FTS on February 2020.