About Dick Poole update 15Feb21
Dick Poole is a trustee of the Royal Aero Club Trust, responsible for the administration of their collection of paintings, trophies and artefacts.
He started as a Vickers-
He was made Chief Flight Test Engineer in 1984 and was promoted in 1987 to the role of Assistant Chief Designer for the UK portion of the AV8B. This was followed with a number of Chief Engineer type roles at Kingston until moving to Warton as Chief Engineer Light Combat Aircraft and New Jet Trainers.
He finished his career working on Sea Harrier replacements and JSF, first with McDonnel -
He retired as a consultant in 2000.