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Page last updated 13 November 2021

20 January 2020:   The Links page contains a link to the 'Aerosociety Podcast' -  the National Aerospace Library's collection of historic sound recordings - "A real Who's Who of aviation personalities and historical subjects".  (And Click here▼ for some useful information about the content of this 'SoundCloud' Website.)

28 October 2020:   The National Aerospace Library's YouTube channel provides a wealth of aeronautical videos that the RAeS has accumulated over the years.  Topics cover the Society’s history, classic lectures and heritage film collections from aviation industries and service providers.  Click here▼ to enjoy many happy hours of browsing (or go via the Links page).

09 September 2021:   Our 2020/21 lecture programme is summarised on the Programme page.  For more detail download this handy leaflet▼ which is designed for automatic double-side printing on A4 paper or card.  Professionally printed cards will be available at lectures (until supplies are exhausted).   Click here▼  to read a letter explaining how you can support the Branch during the coming season.

23 June 2021:   Our longest serving committee member who was involved in setting up the branch in 1962, Francis (Mac) Maccabbee, recently retired from the committee.  His outstanding service was recognised in a presentation at his home by Branch Chairman Jim McGuirk  on June 21st.  Click here▼  to read about the event.

13 November 2021:   Our current lectures are now taking place place live at our usual venue subject to these conditions .  Those who cannot attend in person can join lectures online via links on the Programme page.   Click here▼ for instructions on how to use the MIcrosoft Teams facility.