Page last updated at 06:08 GMT, Thursday, 12 November 2009

Red Arrows get female pilot


The Red Arrows, the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, unveils its 2010 line-up - and for the first time, it includes a female pilot.

Flight Lieutenant Kirsty Moore from Lincolnshire previously served as a Flying Instructor, teaching students to fly the advanced fast jet trainer at RAF Valley, before flying the Tornado GR4 on operations in Iraq.

Here she shows us round her new plane and explains what she thinks about her new job.


Story Tools


Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific