Wales National Airshow, a free public airshow held alternate years in the natural amphitheatre of Swansea Bay, Wales. The two day event attended by some 60,000 people packing the promenade and beach to enjoy the sights of the aircraft, sea and fresh air. Hovering over the sea one of the Royal Navy's Merlin helicopters against the beautiful backdrop of Mumbles Head in the distance.
Wales (Cymru in the Welsh language) is part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. The major cities are Cardiff, Swansea, Newport and Bangor. The city of St. Davids is the smallest city in the UK with a population around 2000. Wales itself has a population of around 3 million. The Welsh language is spoken by around 20% of the population.