4 May 2017

May Lecture and AGM 2017

A350 – Growing the family

By
Andy Reynolds, A350 Chief Engineer, Airbus




                                                            
With the A350-900 fleet growing to 100 aircraft and the A350-1000 about to enter service, what does the future hold for this aircraft family? Find out from the A350 Chief Engineer himself in this exciting and informative lecture.

            Time and Venue


       6:30pm – Thursday 18th May 2017
        Concorde Room, BAWA Leisure Centre
  589 Southmead Road, Filton, Bristol BS34 7RG

        This Lecture will be preceded by the RAeS Bristol Branch AGM at 6:00pm.

        Members and non-members welcome!
                  For enquiries contact Anna Pugh (01179361643 - anna.pugh@airbus.com)


4 Apr 2017

April 2017 Lecture

Adventures of a Bush Pilot
by
Captain Bryan Pill, Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF)



Captain Bryan Pill has been a commercial bush pilot for over 20 years. This has given him a wealth of experience in STOL operations off unimproved airstrips, lakes and rivers. He will provide a technical and practical insight into single crew operations with MAF. The lecture will be both entertaining and informative to aviator and non-aviator alike giving his insights into the bush pilot’s life working with some remarkable people in some of the most remote communities in the world.

Time and Venue                                            
6.30pm – Thursday 20th April 2017
Concorde Room, BAWA Leisure Centre

589 Southmead Road, Filton, Bristol BS34 7RG

Members and non-members welcome!
 For enquiries contact Anna Pugh
(01179361643 - anna.pugh@airbus.com)

See below to register for this lecture:


28 Feb 2017

March 2017 Lecture



The Dambusters and escape from Colditz Castle
The engineering behind two famous feats of WWII
By
Dr Hugh Hunt, Trinity College, Univeristy of Cambridge



Award winning documentary maker Dr. Hugh Hunt brings to life the engineering behind some of the most famous stories from the Second World War.

This lecture will give a behind the scenes insight into two recent Channel 4 documentaries looking in particular at how live reconstruction can tell us so much more that eye witness accounts.

Time and Venue                                            
7.30pm – Thursday 23rd March 2017
Concorde Room, BAWA Leisure Centre,
589 Southmead Road, Filton,Bristol BS34 7RG

Members and non-members welcome!
 For enquiries contact Anna Pugh
(01179361643 - anna.pugh@airbus.com)

See below to register for this lecture: