Highlands & Islands

Inverness Coastguard crew share view of snow-dusted peaks

View from cockpit from Inverness Coastguard helicopter Image copyright Inverness Coastguard/Bristow group

This image was taken from the flight deck of Inverness Coastguard helicopter during training over the snow-dusted Scottish Highlands at the weekend.

The photograph has been shared online by the Bristow Group-operated Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) helicopter crew.

The MCA said it was essential the search and rescue crews trained in all weathers.

On Sunday, the Inverness-based crew were involved in two rescues operations in and around Glen Coe.

Image copyrighted to Inverness Coastguard/Bristow Group.

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