RAF Ground Crew Forum 1955-1970

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RAF Ground Crew Forum 1955-1970
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Re: Airframe mechanic/fitter

Airframe mech. TSF Nicosia 1960-62. Akrotiri 62-63 SITF Canberra's & Transit A/C. 63-67 Syerston Jet Provost, Airframe Fitter. 67-70 Wattisham, Hydraulic Bay.70-72 Ternhill ASF.

Re: Airframe mechanic/fitter

1956-1957 Mech's Course BE. 28 Entry St Athan
St.Mawgan 1958 to 1962
Laarbruch 1962 -1965 16Sqn Cnberra(B9I)8
Tern Hill ASF and Valley detachment 1965-1971
Singapore HSF and 103 Sqn Whirlwind and Wessex 1971-1973
1973 - 1974 Tern Hill Components Bay and Tech Records
1974 Retired from RAF and now living Singapore

Re: Airframe mechanic/fitter

I cannot tell a lie Gary, i confess, i was a rigger from 1958 to 1970, worked on just about anything that had wings.But loved every minute, just give me an aeroplane, i'll work 24/7/365.