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Diamond Jubilee Celebrations

17th May 2012

On Saturday the 19th of May thousands of people are expected to gather in Windsor, where 2,500 troops from the Royal Navy, Army and the Royal Air Force are to take part in a parade in honour of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.

Around 80 aircraft will take part in an impressive, tri-service fly-past, Over Windsor Castle, paying tribute to the Monarch during her Jubilee year.

The fly-past compromises of two aircraft formations - Typhoon fighter jets will open the event, followed by a large mixed formation which is to include formations of Tucano and Hawk aircraft; The Red Arrows; and aircraft from the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight.

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