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26 November 2019
Professor David Last »
Our thoughts are with the family and friends of Professor David Last, whose plane came down off the Welsh coast on 25 Nove...
29 October 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Air Cdre "Pinky" Grocott CBE AFC HonFRIN RAF »
We are very sad to announce the passing of Past-President "Pinky" Grocott in his 97th year. "Pinky" - he claim...
26 October 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
Colin Beatty FRIN »
With great sadness we report the passing of Past-President Colin Beatty FRIN on 20 October. Colin started his car...
23 October 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Squadron Leader Peter Hoare FRIN »
In 1942, at the age of 18, Peter volunteered for the RAF and was sent to Canada for flying training, graduating as a navig...
22 September 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Institute event supporter Joan Smith dies »
Many senior members will recall Joan as the focal point for attendees at our major events in the 1990s and early 2000s....
28 August 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dr Alexander Smith FRIN »
We have heard the sad news that Alex Smith has died in the United States. He graduated from Cranfield Universit...
18 August 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Capt James H Martin FRIN »
We are sad to report the passing of Capt James Martin FRIN at the age of 86. James, from Trinidad and Tobago,...
13 August 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Alan Cherry FRIN »
It is with great sadness that we report the passing, at the age of 87, of Alan Cherry, an incredibly active member of the...
04 July 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
R Adm Mike Burgoyne CB RN »
It is with great sadness that we record the passing of Mike Burgoyne, Institute Director from 1983 to 1992. Rea...
10 June 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Prof Terry Moore Appointed to U.S. PNT Advisory Board »
The Royal Institute of Navigation is delighted to acknowledge the official appointment of our President, Prof Terry Moore,...
04 May 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Past Fellow killed in balloon accident »
Julian Nott, who had been a FRIN, died in March, aged 74. He was a balloonist and scientist who set 79 World and 96 Britis...
13 February 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Institute HonFRIN wins the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering »
Dr Brad Parkinson HonFRIN, with 3 colleagues, has won the QEPrize for creating the first truly global satellite-based posi...
06 November 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Captain Ralph Maybourn »
Past President Ralph Maybourn died on 27 October at the age of 92. Ralph was apprenticed to the BP Tanker Company...
31 July 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mike Highwood »
It is with great regret that we report the death of Mike Highwood at the age of 83 Mike was educated at Sale...
21 July 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stanley Ratcliffe FRIN »
It is with great sadness that we report that Stanley Ratcliffe has died at the age of 96. Stan, as he was known b...
26 June 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
A wonderful Fly/Sail »
  The Institute’s Fly/Sail weekend was a memorable one in beautiful weather. Around 20 members a...
16 June 2018   (1 Comment - view/add)
TopNav results released »
After a very close and high-quality TopNav competition with almost 30 entrants - and with often only a single point separa...