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by jamesinnewcastle
Sat Feb 05, 2011 4:57 pm
Forum: General Section
Topic: Landing a Stirling at Night - Many Questions!
Replies: 10
Views: 3398

Landing a Stirling at Night - Many Questions!

Hi All I researching into the crash of Stirling N6012 at Dry Drayton on May 3rd 1941. As part of this I am making a 3D animation of a Stirling landing at night. To get this right I need to get a fine level of understanding about landing this aircraft. The aircraft would have been heading for Oakingt...
by jamesinnewcastle
Wed Nov 10, 2010 1:53 pm
Forum: General Section
Topic: Are you a WWII Bomber Pilot - Do You Kow of Any?
Replies: 0
Views: 1019

Are you a WWII Bomber Pilot - Do You Kow of Any?

Hi All I'm conducting a mini-crash investigation into a Stirling Bomber that crashed early one morning at Dry Drayton in May 1941. The bomber missed my mother and aunt by about 50 yards. I have lots of questions relating to landing procedures that I can't get answered from my other research. Are you...
by jamesinnewcastle
Wed Oct 20, 2010 11:47 pm
Forum: General Section
Topic: Information - Stirling
Replies: 2
Views: 1484

Re: Information - Stirling

Hi Google The Stirling Project - they are rebuilding a cockpit from a Stirling, they may be able to supply loads of stuff Also look on Ebay - someone is selling a genuine cockpit panel - that's going to have genuine markings http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/WW2-RAF-STIRLING-BOMBER-INSTRUMENT-PANEL-BATTLE-1940-...
by jamesinnewcastle
Wed Oct 20, 2010 11:37 pm
Forum: General Section
Topic: Looking for information on Stirling Aircraft & Crews ?
Replies: 153
Views: 140883

Re: Looking for information on Stirling Aircraft & Crews ?

Hi Steve/Sundancer

I'm going to the National Record Archive in Kew soon to look up an ORB for myself - If you like I can try to find one for your Uncles Aircraft.

Not sure what I am promising here but I will dig out what I can.


James