Airmen killed in crash repatriated to RAF Brize Norton

Flight Lieutenant Geraint Roberts and his fellow RAF colleague Flight Lieutenant Alan Scott are being brought back to RAF Brize Norton. The two men were killed when the helicopter they were travelling in, crashed in Kabul in Afghanistan.

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Repatriation of soldiers to RAF Brize Norton underway

Flight Lieutenants Geraint Roberts and Alan Scott lost their lives in Afghanistan Credit: MoD

A military aircraft is carrying the bodies of Flight Lieutenant Alan Scott of 33 Squadron Royal Air Force and Flight Lieutenant Geraint Roberts of 23 Squadron Royal Air Force back to RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire.

The two men from the base were killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan last week.

Three others also died when the Puma Mark Two attempted to land in Kabul.

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