The 2012 British Helicopter Team achieved a Silver medal at the FAI World Helicopter Championships in Drakino, Russia. The top placed British crews consisted of David Monks & Caroline Gough-Cooper (who were awarded a Silver medal in the precision flying event), Andrew Taee & Mike Buckland and John Jackson & Craig Finch. Quentin Smith also took a joint Gold medal position in the Individual Freestyle Event. The nucleus of the current team has been together for 7 years and strives constantly to progress and improve with the aim of challenging the Russian Team who have dominated the event since its inception in 1974.
RAeC Prince of Wales Cup
Helicopter Club of Great Britain