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Review of Bristol Aerospace Museum

Author : Treasurer
Date : 22/10/2017 12:00

Bristol Aerospace museum has recently opened at on the former Filton aerodrome situated to the North of Bristol and the former manufacturing hub for Bristol Aeroplane Company, British Aircraft Corporation, Bristol Siddeley, British Aerospace, BAE Systems, Rolls-Royce and Airbus.When I visited it was significantly busy with large number of families attending and wished I had booked tickets in advance!  The Museum begins with the start of the Company in 1910 with the remarkable story and foresight of Sir ...

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Appeal for Information

Author : Treasurer
Date : 20/07/2017 12:00

One of our newest members and relative of Brian Lane, seen in this picture taken during the Battle of Britain. If anyone with knowledge or material regarding Brian Lane, please get in touch as the member is researching him.  This picture shows three pilots of No. 19 Squadron RAF confer at Fowlmere, Cambridgeshire, after a sortie: (left to right): Flight-Lieutenant W J 'Farmer' Lawson, Squadron Leader B J E 'Sandy' Lane (Commanding Officer) and Flight-Sergeant G C 'Grumpy Unwin.ROYAL ...

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Website & Social Media Coming Soon

Author : Treasurer
Date : 01/07/2017 12:00

Hello and welcome to the new and much needed website for The Spitfire Society.  Please click on the social media icons to access regular updates and we want to hear your Spitfire related news and contributions....

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