Air Ambulance – Saving Lives

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The brand new shiny helicopter for Wiltshire Air Ambulance was delivered yesterday. It is bigger and better than the old one and the medical equipment on board is state of the art. From 31st December, it will be operational based in the hanger adjacent to the Wiltshire Police HQ in Devizes. This charity does magnificent […]

So why the name ‘Captain Cyril’?

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After 36 years spent flying with mainly British crew members, some adjustments were required when I flew in India during the last five years of my career. It was common practice in UK to use first name terms when addressing both superior and subordinate crew members. On the other hand, my Indian crew members invariably […]