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Title: Eric 'Winkle' Brown takes his last flight
Post by: PaulH2015 on February 23, 2016, 03:50:39 PM
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-sussex-35626854

The finest pilot the world ever saw.
Title: Re: Eric 'Winkle' Brown takes his last flight
Post by: planenut on February 23, 2016, 04:17:27 PM
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-sussex-35626854

The finest pilot the world ever saw.

Have a look at this thread
http://www.vulcantothesky.org/smf/index.php?topic=7573.msg77744#new
Title: Re: Eric 'Winkle' Brown takes his last flight
Post by: PaulH2015 on February 25, 2016, 03:20:34 PM
Have a look at this thread
http://www.vulcantothesky.org/smf/index.php?topic=7573.msg77744#new
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"The topic or board you are looking for appears to be either missing or off limits to you." for me, but I'm guessing it's this link in the newsletter that only came to me later http://www.vulcantothesky.org/news/755/82/Captain-Eric-Winkle-Brown.html
Title: Re: Eric 'Winkle' Brown takes his last flight
Post by: Mayfly on February 25, 2016, 08:06:16 PM
It's a thread that's in the members only section. If you are a member you should be able to see it, if not I guess that's the reason.
Title: Re: Eric 'Winkle' Brown takes his last flight
Post by: PaulH2015 on February 26, 2016, 01:46:13 PM
A member of what?  I'm a member of the club as well as of this forum, although I had terrible trouble getting access in the first place.
Title: Re: Eric 'Winkle' Brown takes his last flight
Post by: Vulcanatic on March 14, 2016, 11:40:08 AM
There's also a Radio 2 interview from 2014, it seems that he was also instrumental in helping unmask Himmler when he was on the run;
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p03kb0nf
Title: Re: Eric 'Winkle' Brown takes his last flight
Post by: planenut on March 14, 2016, 12:55:33 PM
There's also a Radio 2 interview from 2014, it seems that he was also instrumental in helping unmask Himmler when he was on the run;
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p03kb0nf

Nice interview, such a modest chap.