CIGPE (Jersey) Lecture - Aircraft Test Facilities

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21 September 2017 20:00 - 22:00
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Colin Froude (Squadron Leader, Royal Air Force Retd) will talk about the challenges associated with testing large aircraft. Drawing on his flying experience, Colin will describe the origins of the Heavy Aircraft Test and Evaluation Squadron which is based at Boscombe Down. Colin will also discuss the Squadron’s roles which include testing modifications, R&D work and Met Research Flights.


For Jersey Lectures - Lectures will start at 8:00pm (which are free to attend) but are proceded by an optional dinner, starting at 6:30pm. If you wish to attend the dinner at a cost of £20pp bookings can be made by phone 01534 856566 or email


Colin Froude (Squadron Leader, Royal Air Force Retd)


Pomme d’Or Hotel
Liberation Square
St Helier, Jersey
United Kingdom

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