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Newsletter 19
Winter 2008
Updated on 10Feb2008
Contents
Editorial
Betty Bore Praises Pension Trustees
Committee Member RAeS Award
Fifty-Five Years Of Flying
Hawker Association Future
Information Requests
Members
News Harrier
News Hawk
News Hunter
News Lightning II
Riverside Spectacular
Sea Hawk And Cygnet Memories
Thomas H Miller USMC
XZ439 Sea harrier Help Needed
XZ439 Sea harrier Update

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Harrier News
 
BAES Brough has delivered the final Harrier GR.9 replacement rear fuselages. The 20 million programme involved the manufacture of nine bare rear fuselages designed to be fitted retrospectively and which are now being held in RAF stores until in-service aircraft require rear fuselage replacement. 
Lightning II News

    The UK Ministry of Defence and the Aircraft Carrier Alliance (ACA) have signed an agreement for the Royal Navy's two 65,000 tonne aircraft carriers. The ACA consists of BAE Systems, Babcock, the Vosper Thorneycroft Group, Thales and KBR.
    The first, STOVL, F-35B was rolled out on 18 December and first flight is expected in March.