Flying visit: Crowds flock to Scottish International Airshow

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The Scottish International Airshow drew large crowds to Ayr seafront on Saturday.

A Red Arrows flypast and a formation display by 1940s aircraft from the Swiss Air Force were among the highlights.

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image captionSwissair DC3 and Beech 18s transport planes in formation
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image captionThe Swissair DC3 "flying solo"
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image captionThe F/A-18C twin engine supersonic jet from the Swiss Airforce
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image captionHundreds of people packed the seafront area for a series of displays
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image captionA Catalina flying boat swooped over the crowds
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image captionThe display by the RAF's Red Arrows aerobatic team was among the highlights of the show
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