This feature request has been made to give some appreciation to the RAF’s C-130J fleet & to mark the celebration of the 105th Birthday of No.47 Sqn next year.
Formed on 1st March 1916 in Beverley, East Yorkshire. 47 Sqn - Royal Flying Corps were formed as home defence unit. Since then the has Squadron operated in various WW2 Campaigns, assisted operations during The Berlin Airlift, Falklands Conflict, Both Gulf Wars and in the Middle East. 47 are today based at RAF Brize Norton they are the dedicated unit for Tactical Airlift & Special Operations on the RAF C-130J C4/C5 fleet.
As Officer Commanding 47 Sqn EAF, I would please like to commission a request for the Anniversary Paint Scheme to be added on IF to the C-130J model. Displaying 105 years to celebrate this major milestone for the Squadron.
Airframe Registration : ZH880 (C-130J C5)