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Yeovilton helicopters' last parade

Lynx helicopter taking to the skies above the West Country Credit: PA

Today is the last day Lynx and Sea King helicopters will take part in a parade at RNAS Yeovilton.

The Wings parade is a tradition for newly qualified pilots, but soon the helicopters be replaced by Wildcat and Merlin models. The Lynx has been in operation since 1978.

Yeovilton Air Day will mark 30 years since Falklands conflict

Royal Navy Lynx helicopters will be on show at the Air Day Credit: ITV Westcountry

It's been announced the Air Day at Yeovilton will mark 30 years since the Falklands conflict as organisers unveil plans for this years event.

Every squadron based at Yeovilton provided aircraft and personel for the conflict and 12 men were killed.

Aircraft used in the Falklands will be on show.

A Wessex helicopter used in the Falklands can be seen on the day Credit: ITV Westcountry