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Gazelle Over Salisbury Plain by Michael Rondot.


Gazelle Over Salisbury Plain by Michael Rondot.

Fast and manoeuvrable, the Gazelle has proved itself as one of the worlds best light battlefield helicopters. Since its introduction into the Army Air Corps in 1973, Gazelles have been used in every major conflict involving British Forces from the Falklands to the Gulf Wars. Used extensively on anti-terrorist observation and troop support operations in Northern Ireland, Gazelles have also been heavily committed to NATO operations in Bosnia.
Item Code : DHM2290Gazelle Over Salisbury Plain by Michael Rondot. - This Edition
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PRINTSigned limited edition of 250 prints, with 3 signatures.

Paper size 27 inches x 20 inches (69cm x 51cm) Walker, Michael
Dannatt, Richard
Westminster, Duke of
+ Artist : Michael Rondot
£95.00

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Other editions of this item : Gazelle Over Salisbury Plain by Michael Rondot. DHM2290
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Limited edition of 50 artist proofs, with 3 signatures.Paper size 27 inches x 20 inches (69cm x 51cm) Rogers, Alex
Whiteley, H David
Walker, Michael
Dannatt, Richard
Westminster, Duke of
+ Artist : Michael Rondot
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PRINTLimited edition of 25 remarques, with 3 signatures. Paper size 27 inches x 20 inches (69cm x 51cm) Rogers, Alex
Whiteley, H David
Walker, Michael
Dannatt, Richard
Westminster, Duke of
+ Artist : Michael Rondot
£235.00VIEW EDITION...
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Limited edition of 10 giclee canvas prints. Size 30 inches x 20 inches (76cm x 51cm) Walker, Michael
Dannatt, Richard
Westminster, Duke of
£375.00VIEW EDITION...
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*The value given for each signature has been calculated by us based on the historical significance and rarity of the signature. Values of many pilot signatures have risen in recent years and will likely continue to rise as they become more and more rare.
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General Sir Michael Walker GCB CMG CBE ADC
*Signature Value : £10

Chief of Defence Staff, former Colonel Commandant Army Air Corps. Sir Michael Walker is the senior serving officer who wears the Army Flying Badge. Commissioned into the Royal Anglian Regiment in 1966 he has served at home and overseas with his regiment and has held a wide range of command appointments. As Commander Allied Rapid Reaction Corps, he commanded the multinational land component of IFOR in Bosnia during 1995 - 96. He was the Colonel Commandant of the Army Air Corps prior to his current appointments as Chief of Defence Staff in 2003.
General Sir Richard Dannatt KCB CBE MC
*Signature Value : £10

Commander-in-Chief Land Command, Colonel Commandant Army Air Corps. A keen pilot with strong links to the Army Air Corps, Sir Richard Dannatt is the Corps Colonel Commandant. Commissioned into the Green Howards in 1971, he served in Northern Ireland, Cyprus and Germany before commanding 4th Armoured Brigade in Bosnia. During 1999, he commanded 3rd UK Division and served in Kosovo as Commander British Forces. In 2005 he was appointed Commander in Chief Land Command in the rank of General, and regularly pilots the numerous aircraft types within his Command.
Major General The Duke Of Westminster KG OBE TD DL
*Signature Value : £10

Assistant Chief of Defence Staff (Reserves and Cadets), Honorary Colonel 7 Regiment AAC. The Honorary Colonel of 7 Regiment Army Air Corps, His Grace the Duke of Westminster is the senior serving Territorial Army Officer and contnues his familys long tradition of service in the Army. From enlisting in 1970 as Trooper Grosvenor in the Queens Own Yeomanry, he has risen through the ranks to be appointed Assistant Chief of Defence Staff (Reserves and Cadets) in the rank of Major General, the first Territorial officer to be promoted to this rank since before the second world war.
The Aircraft :
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Gazelle
Artist Details : Michael Rondot
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Michael Rondot

Michael Rondot is well known in the military aviation world for his distinctive style of aircraft paintings and prints which have made him one of todays most widely collected aviation artists. During his 25 year career as a pilot in the Royal Air Force he flew over 5000 hours in combat jets, including Jaguar fighter bombers during the Gulf War, bringing a unique authority to his paintings that sets them in a class of their own. His portrayals of classic combat aircraft are much sought-after by both aviators and enthusiasts alike for their realism and powerful atmospheric settings.

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