RAF Jaguar Article - Aviation News February Issue

RAF Jaguar Article - Aviation News February Issue

Postby Lossie on Fri 26 Jan 2018, 4:16 pm


The February issue of Aviation News incorporating Jets magazine is on sale until Wednesday, February 14 and has the following articles:

Jaguar Squadron Boss
Gp Capt Tim Hewlett (ret’d) LVO, OBE was the commanding officer of 54 Squadron and then RAF Coltishall Station Commander. Dr Kevin Wright talks to Tim about his remarkable career.

Room with a View
A new hotel has opened next to Terminal 4 at London’s Heathrow Airport. It boasts panoramic views and provides the chance to take touchdown shots. Andy Martin checked out what it has to offer.

Twin Pioneer: A STOL Story
Stephen Skinner details the capabilities and career of this rugged twin-engine aircraft.

Bell AH-1Z Viper: Striking with Force
Tom Kaminski tracks development of the Bell AH-1Z Viper attack helicopter.

DLR: Pushing the Boundaries
James Ronayne reports on the work of DLR. Researchers are utilising its fleet of specialist aircraft to gain a better understanding of the natural world and how new technology can play a role in aeronautics.

The Great Survivor: Battle of Britain Hurricane Flies On
Owning what is Britain’s most historic Hurricane is an enormous privilege, but brings with it great challenges and frustrations, as Hurricane owner James Brown explained to Darren Harbar.

Fiat G.91 in Italian Service
Riccardo Niccoli examines the career of the Fiat G.91 in the Italian Air Force.

UTA: Success Against the Odds
Jozef Mols traces the origins and operations of UTA.

TALES FROM THE LOGBOOK - Uncovering the USA: Part 1
Peter R Foster describes his first aviation spotting trip to the USA in 1974 which unearthed some rare gems.

Air Canada: Global Ambitions
The Canadian carrier’s progress is reviewed by Martyn Cartledge.



Military News

Civil News

Preservation News

Flight Bag

Room with a View

Air Base Movements

Airport Movements

Register Review

Aviation News incorporating Jets February issue is available for just £4.70 from WHSmith and other leading newsagents.
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Re: RAF Jaguar Article - Aviation News February Issue

Postby effects on Fri 26 Jan 2018, 8:25 pm

Tim was my first boss on 54(F) , when we was at Incirlik he wanted o become a Liney for the day, so he got a pair of overalls and did a proper days work! Which culminated in him being bodge taped to a chair and water thrown.
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