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Merlins go Commando at Benson

2nd October 2014 - 14:18 GMT | by Jim Winchester in RAF Benson


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The first of the Royal Air Force’s Merlin HC3/3A transport helicopters have been handed over to the Royal Navy’s Commando Helicopter Force (CHF). 

In a ceremony on 30 September, 78 Squadron RAF disbanded and 846 Naval Air Squadron (designate) stood up at RAF Benson.

The decision to transfer ...

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