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Old 23rd Nov 2012, 02:21
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A worthy cause

A shame it took a 10 year old to come up with it.

Petition | Canberra Airport Corporation: Name the upcoming airport after David Warren, the inventor of the Black Box | Change.org


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Old 28th Nov 2012, 12:37
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good post, and originally saw this on a news thread .... have added my name to the petition, and it is currently at 1,996 signatures!!! http://www.pprune.org/forums/images/.../eusa_clap.gif

C'mon PPRuNe's .. jump in on this one .... it's important to remember our history and those that have gone before us!

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Old 30th Nov 2012, 12:40
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Nice presentation:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N7fc...ature=youtu.be
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Old 1st Dec 2012, 01:46
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Wow- what an inspiring 10 year old!!

I think she has a big future in front of her - a great idea she has presented
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Old 2nd Dec 2012, 05:17
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Given he was a Territorian, NT Airports should be renaming Darwin Airport.

Especially since the IATA code for Darwin is Dr Warren's initials...
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Old 18th Dec 2012, 23:40
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Maybe, this 10 year could take over from some of these 'Aviation Experts' and so called aviation journalists?
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Old 19th Dec 2012, 05:11
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Thank you to everyone

I am Eve Cogan and I created the petition to rename the Canberra Airport after David Warren.

I would like to thank all the people who have supported me. I have sent a letter to the owners are hoping for good news soon.

To the comment from Mr Clear_Left, yes David was born in the Northern Territory, but his life took him around Australia. I think the Canberra Airport is a better choice because it is the capital of Australia and it is important that politicians are reminded Australia is a country of great innovation and inventions.

Also thank you to Mr Paul who told me to find this page on a comment on my blog
David Warren’s Amazing Black Box | Eve Cogan's Blog

-Eve Cogan
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Old 21st Dec 2012, 12:26
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Yes, we'll done Eve

Very articulate, you've won my support, good luck
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Old 21st Dec 2012, 12:51
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Like most things in life, and certainly aviation, do not give up until you achieve.

Good work girl!
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Old 22nd Dec 2012, 01:23
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If Australia is in the hands of such articulate and purposeful young people in the future, such as Eve Cogan, I will be happy.
To Eve, you are an amazing young lady.
If in the future you need contacts, guidance, or assistance in your future career I am sure there are people here who know people who will assist.
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Once again, this young girl has outshone the professional aviation journalists. Ben Sandilands explains: Australia's unsung hero David Warren and the saving of QF32 | Plane Talking

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