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Red Arrows fly over Portsmouth to mark 75th anniversary of D-Day

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The Red Arrows have performed a commemorative flypast over Southsea Common, as part of events to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day.

In a tweet, one member of the display team wrote: "Honouring veterans and remembering the sacrifice and heroism of 75 years ago - humbling to form part of this afternoon’s flypast and events in #Portsmouth, commemorating D-Day."

The Red Arrows perform a fly past during the commemorations for the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day landings at Southsea Common, Portsmouth. Credit: Chris Jackson/PA Wire/PA Images

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The flypast was a highlight of a day of events marking the anniversary, during which the Queen said "the fate of the world" depended on the success of the invasion.

A man watches a Red Arrows display during the commemorations for the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day landings Credit: Victoria Jones/PA Wire/PA Images