Olympic Air

From the Eurofighter Typhoon to the Goodyear Blimp, see what’s flying at the 2012 Olympic Games.

(Senior Aircraftman Neil Chapman, Crown Copyright/MOD 2012)

Dove Craft

(British Airways)

British Airways hired designer Pascal Anson (pictured) to transform nine of its aircraft into the likeness of a dove. Legend has it that in the first Olympic Games, doves carried reports to distant towns. Over time, the dove came to symbolize nations flocking together in peaceful competition.

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