Ken Pettit tribute

Members and friends of Duxford Aviation Society are saddened to hear that one of our founder members, Ken Pettit, has died in a fire at his home in Cambridge. Ken made an immense contribution to the f...

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Unlike Pigs……. Cars can fly !

The story of the UK’s Air Ferry services using those eccentric aeroplanes the Bristol Freighter and the ATL Carvair. By keith Bradshaw. In 1948 the fledgling airline Silver City came into being....

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200 over and out! Episode two

Photo Keith Bradshaw B-25 Mitchell on the Ramp at Tampa Executive airport awaiting its next bunch of riders. Welcome to episode two of this short series of stories from my quest to fly on two hu...

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