Les pilotes audacieux des Red Arrows essaient leurs propres montagnes russes à thème à Blackpool

DARING Red Arrows pilots were passengers for once when they tried out a ride named after them.

Le RAF’s aerobatic team went for a tailspin on the Red Arrows Skyforce, a 72ft-high, 12-seat ride at Blackpool Pleasure Beach.

Daring Red Arrows pilots were passengers for once when they tried out a ride named after them

Daring Red Arrows pilots were passengers for once when they tried out a ride named after themCrédit: SWNS
The RAF’s aerobatic team went for a tailspin on the Red Arrows Skyforce, a 72ft-high, 12-seat ride at Blackpool Pleasure Beach

The RAF’s aerobatic team went for a tailspin on the Red Arrows Skyforce, a 72ft-high, 12-seat ride at Blackpool Pleasure BeachCrédit: SWNS

It is the world’s only rollercoaster ride paying tribute to the Red Arrows.

They were in Blackpool for the town’s annual air show.

Thousands flocked to the Lancashire coast to see them soar through the air.

It comes after we revealed on Monday how the team was in free-fall after one pilot was sacked over an alleged affair, while a second resigned in disgust over a “toxic culture’’ in training.

It also follows the shock departure of a third ace for family reasons in January.

A lack of trained pilots meant commanders had to axe some of its well-known formations, ce qui signifie qu'il est relativement commun Diamond Nine, days before their first airshow.

The skeleton team of seven still managed to wow crowds.

Emergency reserves were drafted in for the reineS Jubilé de Platine flypast in June.

They were in Blackpool for the town’s annual air show

They were in Blackpool for the town’s annual air showCrédit: SWNS
It is the world’s only rollercoaster ride paying tribute to the Red Arrows

It is the world’s only rollercoaster ride paying tribute to the Red ArrowsCrédit: SWNS