Image © Paul Johnson/Flightline UK

Image © Paul Johnson/Flightline UK

2007 was the year of the Indian with IAF Su-230MKI fighters deployed in the UK during July. They partipated at Waddington and RIAT despite some awful weather that cancelled the second day at Waddington. There were also appearances by the Thunderbirds and the F-117A Nighthawk at RIAT; the latter making it’s final ever appearance in the UK before retirement.