With the winter drawing ever closer, the flying season is has drawn to a close and so the engineers set about servicing the aircraft. Currently the Gladiator is in in a rather revealing mode with a chance to catch some interesting internal detail, elswhere the Hellcat and Wildcat now carry engine inhibited warnings.
Among other happenings this week one of our long standing engineers (and previously a volunteer) , Fred, has left for pastures new. TFC wish him all the best for the future.
Here he is in characteristically cheerful mood after a backseat experience in Miss Velma:
Talking of Miss V, today she was the subject of attention from the TFC volunteer team:
We also had a quick hangar shuffle with the Staggerwing: