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Old 24th Jan 2011, 09:04
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Winchweight
 
Join Date: Feb 2000
Location: Between Oxon and somewhere else
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July 1988, North Eastern route, as AE radio operator. Making loads of practise sighting calls of various soviet ships in the north sea etc.

Pilot calls us to look out to the port side, the sky's aglow and there's a huge amount of smoke rising on the horizon.

Piper Alpha was burning... shocking.
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