A Yeovilton-based Lynx helicopter crew is due back home after 9 months in the Middle East.
They've been providing air and surface defence to American forces fighting against ISIL. They were deployed aboard HMS Duncan, the British Navy's newest warship.
The returning crew will be met by family at Yeovilton.
Armistice Day will be celebrated at events across the South West today.
At Yeovilton in Somerset, the world's last remaining Swordfish aeroplane will drop thousands of poppies over the Remembrance service at St Bartholomew's Fleet Air Arm Memorial Church.
More than 35,000 visitors have flocked to Yeovilton International Air Day to see aviation stars of the past and present.
A 5 hour flying display included the Royal Navy's new Wildcat HM2 helicopter, built in Yeovil at Agusta Westland.
Cdre Jock Alexander is Commanding Officer at RNAS Yeovilton:
More than 35,000 visitors flocked to Yeovilton International Air Day at the Royal Naval Air Station in Somerset today to see aviation stars of the past and present.
Among those taking to the skies were the military aerobatic teams, the RAF Red Arrows and the Vulcan bomber.
Aviation fans had a chance to see the Royal Navy and Army's latest aircraft - the Yeovil built Wildcat - plus the RAF Chinook and Sea King helicopters.
The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight attended with the Royal Navy Historic Flight.
The organisers of this year's air day at RNAS Yeovilton in Somerset are expecting big crowds - and no clouds.
Around 40,000 people will have a perfect view as 30 types of aircraft take to the skies on Saturday.
Today marked 30 years since the end of the war with Argentina over the islands, which sit about 300 miles off the coast of South America.
Fourteen hundred servicemen and women were sent from Somerset to the South Atlantic. The Duke of York, who fought alongside them, paid his respects today.
On the 30th anniversary of the end of the Falklands Conflict, veterans have been attending a memorial service at the Fleet Air Arm church in Yeovilton. John Sheldon and Lt Cdr Phil Thornton talk about their memories.
Prince Andrew, who served with the Fleet Air Arm during the Falklands War, has arrived in Yeovilton for a service to mark the 30th anniversary of the end of the conflict.