How Formation Flying Works

Take a look at this video how formation flying works.  Thanks to the RAF, Rolls-Royce, and the Red Arrows!

The Red Arrows are the Royal Air Force’s aerobatic display team – the best in the world. They fly Hawk T1 jets, powering through the sky at hundreds of miles per hour, pulling high-G maneuvers with just a few metres between their wingtips. Here’s how they do it: and part of it’s a skill that you probably already know.



 

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