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Sammi Gray-Jones Sammi Gray-Jones is offline
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On 12/01/2020 18:35, tim... wrote:

"Sammi Gray-Jones" wrote in message
On 12/01/2020 01:39, Marland wrote:

British Airways were still operating a few Viscounts into the early
80’s ,

I remember when I was working in Germany in the late 80s that the
airmails were delivered on a Viscount flown by British Air Ferries.
Years later I met one of the pilots who flew that 'plane, as it used
to wake me up in the morning when flying over my house.

did it fly a bit low that day then?


Our house was only a few hundred yards from the end of the runway, and
when landing in that direction it was less than 100 feet off the deck.