AN RAF Chinook helicopter has been spotted flying over Worcestershire and surrounding areas this evening (Tuesday). 

The helicopter was flying at about 6pm over Hartlebury.

And the helicopter had travelled from the direction of Worcester.

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The Chinook is best known as a support helicopter operated from land bases or ships into a diverse range of environments.  

The RAF helicopters are primarily used for trooping, resupply and battlefield casualty evacuation.