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Click on the link to see the inspirational Anne Wafula Strike, Polio victim and Paralympian sprinter, taking her first flying lesson at Elstree. Anne took this initial step on the way to achieving her dream to qualify for a private pilot’s license during “Fly Day”, an event organised with the aim of offering people with […]
Hello BADER BRAVES! We hope you’ve had a good weekend. I’ve just heard that our Young Aviators Day to be held at Cornwall Flying Club, Bodmin Airfield this coming Saturday, 23rd August, is full and, with regret, we are unable to accept any further entries. We apologise to any of our Braves who had hoped […]
BIG BERTHA BAGS BADER BRAVES AT GOODWOOD In an odd way it was something of a relief to awake this Sunday morning to the sound of rain beating on the bedroom window for, on Friday morning and in the light of the terrible weather forecast for Sunday 10th August along the South Coast region, a […]