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You know your getting on when---

Postby Reddragon » Fri Jan 28, 2011 8:56 am

Hi I'm Frank (reddragon)

You know your getting on when the aircraft you have worked on end up in museums!!

Aircraft Engineer since 1972, still working! now on B747 and 777.
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Re: You know your getting on when---

Postby Mayfly » Fri Jan 28, 2011 9:03 am

Welcome to IA Frank

Welsh connection then?
In memory of a very dear friend - Mike Pearson

Very fond memories of Robbie Gilvary - DTs 1st Vulcan Captain who taught DT all he knew.
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Postby Xplumberlives » Fri Jan 28, 2011 9:28 am

Welcome aboard Frank (RD)
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TSR-2 simply got the first 3 right. ”
— Sir Sydney Camm
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Re: You know your getting on when---

Postby Sooty655 » Fri Jan 28, 2011 10:02 am

Hi Frank. Welcome to Iconic. :ymapplause:
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Postby Jigsaw » Fri Jan 28, 2011 10:36 am

Welcome aboard :)
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Re: You know your getting on when---

Postby RLN » Fri Jan 28, 2011 1:23 pm

Hello Frank :)
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Postby 34053 » Fri Jan 28, 2011 1:43 pm

Hello Frank, you are most welcome.

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Re: You know your getting on when---

Postby Olicat » Fri Jan 28, 2011 5:17 pm

Welcome Frank!
Fly fast jets and/or C130s over my house please, I'm bored!

BUCCANEER TO THE SKY!
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Re: You know your getting on when---

Postby MOD » Fri Jan 28, 2011 6:31 pm

Reddragon wrote:Hi I'm Frank (reddragon)

You know your getting on when the aircraft you have worked on end up in museums!!

Aircraft Engineer since 1972, still working! now on B747 and 777.


I have just posted on another thread that you know you are getting old when you are invited to photograph an aircraft's 'Roll Out' and then next see that aircraft in a museum. :( So I know the feeling.. ;)

Welcome Frank.
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Postby Lucas1860 » Fri Jan 28, 2011 10:52 pm

Welcome

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Re: You know your getting on when---

Postby Gaz » Sat Jan 29, 2011 8:50 pm

Howdy!








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Re: You know your getting on when---

Postby Aceyone » Tue Feb 01, 2011 6:28 pm

Welcome to ICONIC ,I also know the feeling :(
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