Programme of Events - 2010 updated 29Dec2010
|At 2:00 pm on the second Wednesday of each month there will be a meeting, normally at the YMCA Hawker Centre (was the Hawker Sports and Social Club), Lower Ham Road, Kingston on Thames, unless indicated otherwise.||There is a well stocked bar, and good inexpensive lunches and snacks are available. We hope members will avail themselves of these. There is plenty of free parking space.|
|Wed 13 January||Social gathering with annual quiz by|
|Wed 10 February||Aviation Art -|
|Wed 10 March||Harrier Conversion Unit -|
|Wed 14 April||Annual General Meeting and video|
|Wed 12 May||The Pegasus engine -|
|Wed 9 June||Summer Barbeque at the Hawker Centre|
|Wed 14 July||Experiences with New Technologies -|
|Wed 11 August||Social and video|
|Wed 8 September||Social and video|
|Wed 6 October|| Visit to de Havilland Museum. Map. Meet there at
|Wed 13 October||The Royal Aero Club Trust -|
|Wed 10 November||BAE Systems heritage plans -|
| Fri 19 November
|| P.1127 50th Anniversary
Lunch at Brooklands Museum
|Wed 8 December|| Xmas
Lunch (8th) at the Hawker Centre, Note
date corrected from the 15th,
it was also wrong in the Summer and Spring newsletters
was Production Director at Kingston and is a Member of the Guild of
AV-M was one of the original HCU members.
has written the definitive history of the Pegasus (see Book Reviews in NL.25).
will be remembered in Systems Engineering at Kingston but became Technology Director at Warton.
The DH Museum is found off the M25 at junction 22, map. It is being specially opened for us and we will be guided. Please contact Barry Pegram (01306 631125) if you would like to come as he needs to know numbers. The entrance fee is £7. The tour starts at 14.00 so aim to get there by 13.50, please.
Dick Poole was Chief Flight Test
Engineer at Dunsfold and now works for the Royal Aero Club Trust.
Project Manager now has responsibility for BAES heritage activities.
Unless stated otherwise, meetings are at the Hawker Centre, Kingston - the old Sports & Social Club - and start at 2.00 pm. Lunch and drinks are available beforehand, tea afterwards, and there is a large, free car park.