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Old 10th Jan 2021, 14:04
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Originally Posted by VP959 View Post
My first ever flight was in a Sedburgh. RAF Halton in the mid-1960s, as a cadet. Never forgotten it. The thing that I remember most clearly about that flight is the wire launch, and the wind noise. For some reason I can't remember the circuit at all.

Mine too, what sticks in my memory was the bloke climbing into the fuselage behind the seats who upon me asking replied he was checking for woodworm, I still don't know if he was joking

P.S. THIS was about 1979 though, so I guess it was pretty tired old airframe by then, it certainly didnt stay up very long, I think a circuit as most people know one was about the the things limit of endurance in still air off a Landie winch launch
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