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First female Merlin aircrewman completes helicopter fast-roping instructors course

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Leading Aircrewman Sarah Christenson from 820 Naval Air Squadron, a Merlin helicopter squadron based at Royal Naval Air Station Culdrose, has become the first ever female Merlin aircrewman to successfully complete the helicopter fast-roping instructors course.