Full photographic coverage of the project could not have been accomplished so expertly without the invaluable help of Lt Cdr Alan Veal RN for the helmet-mounted camera shots (seen above right), along with the other three stalwart members of the professional photographic team who joined the Challenge as operations progressed.
To my good friends , and the late Russel West I offer my heartfelt thanks for a superb job under sometimes difficult conditions. The images can be viewed in Flash-based slideshows by double-clicking on the indivdual images below. The slideshows will open in a new window.
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RAF Centre for Aviation Medicine
Preparing for Press Day
Preparing for launch
The Record Flight
Return to Earth