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RAF Chinook from UK distributes quake aid
A helicopter sent from Britain has started to distribute aid to victims of the earthquake in Pakistan and Kashmir.
The aircraft was loaded onto a C17 transport plane at RAF Fairford in Gloucestershire yesterday before its flight to Islamabad.
Two more Chinooks are due to leave the Gloucestershire air base for Pakistan today
: 23/10/2005 11:04:37
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