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WW2 ‘dementia’ pilot relives memories with Duxford visit

Image copyright Woodland Grove Image caption Group Capt Paul Sanger-Davies presented Peter White with special centenary cufflinks One of the few remaining World War Two pilots has relived memories of his time in the RAF…

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Memorial held for WW2 Spitfire pilot Mary Ellis

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMary Ellis said she had flown “about 1,000 aeroplanes” during the war More than 350 people have attended a memorial service for one of the last female…


Handover pilot allowed to appear before Clutha Inquiry

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The police helicopter crashed into The Clutha roof on 29 November 2013 A pilot who flew a police helicopter hours before it crashed into the Clutha pub will be represented…


Police and paramedics in pilot mental health project

Police and ambulance crews in Glasgow have joined forces in a pilot project to respond to the growing number of 999 calls involving people with mental health issues. The mental health triage service aims to…


Ryanair strike: One in six flights cancelled in pilot walkout

Image copyright EPA Ryanair pilots are striking in five European countries, forcing the cancellation of a sixth of the firm’s flights during the holiday season peak. The 24-hour walk-out involves staff in Germany, Sweden, Ireland,…




Battle of Britain RAF Spitfire pilot Geoffrey Wellum dies

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionGeoffrey Wellum recalls the RAF’s ‘finest hour’ The youngest Spitfire pilot to fly in the Battle of Britain during World War Two has died, it has been…


WW2 pilot’s remains found 75 years after Cornwall crash

Image copyright PA Image caption An inquest will be held into the death of Sqn Ldr Daniel Cremin The remains of a distinguished Spitfire RAF pilot were found by a metal detectorist 75 years after…



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