Four new pilots join Red Arrows for 2019 show season

Nov 03, 2018
Red Arrows

Four new pilots have started training with the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team for the 2019 display season.

They will practice with the team seven months preparing Red Arrows’ 55th airshow season.

Flight Lieutenants Damo Green, David Simmonds and Gregor Ogston are completely new to the Red Arrows, while Squadron Leader Steve Morris returns for his second tour.

Flight Lieutenant Damo Green will fly as Red 2, Flt Lt David Simmonds will fly as Red 3, Flt Lt Gregor Ogston will fly as Red 4. Sqn Ldr Morris returns to the Red Arrows as Red 5, following a previous tour with the team 2013-2016.

New pilots for 2019 (left-to-right): Flight Lieutenants Gregor Ogston, Damo Green and David Simmonds and Squadron Leader Steve Morris. Image by: SAC Rose Buchanan.