Tornado jets have made their final flight at RAF Lossiemouth.

15 (Reserve) Squadron, the Operational Conversion Unit that oversees the training of Tornado pilots, is being disbanded in preparation for the plane's retirement in 2019. 

The Tornado has served the air force since the 1980s, but it was an emotional day for many as crowds gathered to support the squadron one last time.

The planes took off from RAF Lossiemouth and flew by sites at Aberdeen and Leuchars that have all been instrumental in the training of aircraft personnel to operate the planes.

The Tornado has taken lead roles in conflicts in Iraq, in NATO missions in the Baltics, joined bombing raids against Daesh in Syria and has played a vital part in Operation Shader in Iraq.

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