Typhoon aid leaves Oxfordshire

An airlift of humanitarian aid is leaving RAF Brize Norton for the thousands affected by typhoon that hit the Philippines.

The planes will be transporting vehicles, equipment and medical supplies.

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Aid is airlifted to the Philippines

Richard Slee was at RAF Brize Norton early this morning as the RAF loaded Land Rovers, JCBs and other support vehicles on a C-17 headed to help with the Philippines relief effort. He spoke to Flight Sergeant Tony Rimmer and Justine Greening, the Secretary for International Development.

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