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History in world war 1&2
14 February 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hundreds at funeral for WW2 navigator hero »
Hundreds of people, including fellow veterans, turned out for the funeral of the WW2 veteran, who had no surviving relativ...
30 July 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Obituary for a navigator »
Sqn Ldr Bob Culpin, a WWII bomber pathfinder navigator and later an advanced navigation instructor, has died at the age of...
06 June 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
D-Day and Decca »
Decca Navigator - History INTRODUCTION David S. Jones, a former Decca employee, provides this very fitting introduct...
06 June 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The aviation innovations behind D Day and how they have influenced modern air traffic control »
On Friday 24 May 2019 more than 8,700 flights were handled in UK airspace in what is likely to be our busiest day of the...
06 June 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Canadian Women ran secret Loran Navigation station for D-Day success »
Loran is short for "Long Rang Navigation" and it was a early hyperbolic radio navigation system which greatly aided the na...
06 June 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
75 Years Ago, a Brilliant Invention Decided When D-Day Would Occur »
The calculation of Tides for D-Day was very important for Navigation both to and from the beaches and for getting Ships, t...
24 October 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Alert from Trinity House »
Trinity House is lighting beacons to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War Trinity House lig...