These photographs were taken outside the Ministry of Information building in London on September 8th 1944. Pictures show, from left to right:
S/Ldr Joe Berry (Tempest Pilot) – Wg/Co R.F.G. Lea (Observer Corps) – Corporal Cairns (Balloon Company) – Wg/Co Roland P. Beamont (Tempest Pilot) – Wg/Co E.D. Crew (Mosquito Pilot). All attended a conference of RAF pilots and defence staff on the battle of the V-1s at the Ministry of Information, London.





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RC Tempests

17 Sept 2023
Stephan Frappier's 1/5-scale Hawker Tempest Mk. II, Vailly Aviation design.

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13 Sept 2023
Gordon Mellis' article about the loss of F/O Marshall and NV709 on the outskirts of the village Birgham in 1945.


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11 Sept 2023
Paul Germain shares his late father's photos. He was stationed at Gutersloh with No. 16 Squadron in approx' 1948.

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9 Sept 2023
Avionics update. The KF Aerospace team have been progressing well with avionics work over the past few weeks.

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29 June 2023
Another step closer to flight! Extensive engine running during the summer including taxing.

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