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  1. #1
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    New CAS announced.

    Air Marshal Michael Wigston CBE is to be promoted Air Chief Marshal and appointed as Chief of the Air Staff, in succession to Air Chief Marshal Sir Steven Hillier;

    Linky Thingy
    It's not the man in the fight - it's the fight in the man.

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    Bugga.
    Really wanted Osby to get a top slot.
    Mr Shouty would try to sort things!
    (Probably the reason why he's not there...)
    "If you had to choose between your wife or winning the lottery, what new car would you pick"?

    Late & Tired

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    Oh good, someone else for a massive pension...........
    'It doesn't matter how beautiful your theory is; it doesn't matter how smart you are. If it doesn't agree with experiment, it's wrong', Richard Feynman.

    'Politicians and diapers must be changed often, and for the same reason', Mark Twain.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Late & Tired View Post
    Bugga.
    Really wanted Osby to get a top slot.
    Mr Shouty would try to sort things!
    (Probably the reason why he's not there...)
    Who is Osby ?
    It's not the man in the fight - it's the fight in the man.

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    ^^^^^^^
    AM Osborne.
    All round good egg, but possibly a little lacking on etiquette and diplomatic silence...
    "If you had to choose between your wife or winning the lottery, what new car would you pick"?

    Late & Tired

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    ...and he's a back-seater, whereas Wiggy is a pilot.

    Another ex-II(AC) Sqn tonka guy from my time there, following on from Dick Garwood & Steve Hillier.


    I trained them well ;-)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Late & Tired View Post
    ^^^^^^^
    AM Osborne.
    All round good egg, but possibly a little lacking on etiquette and diplomatic silence...
    What, like an RAF version of Prince Phillip?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Late & Tired View Post
    ^^^^^^^
    AM Osborne.
    All round good egg, but possibly a little lacking on etiquette and diplomatic silence...
    Should of got him in the top slot then, seeing as there's a current shouty match between the light and dark blue on what sort of future purchase the F35's are going to be
    Elitest B'stard.

    Show me a man who never fails and I'll show you a man who never tries.......


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    Not bad on accelerated promotion either, promoted to AM on 20 Aug 2018 and less than a year ACM!!!!!!!!!
    "God invented BEER so that forwards couldn't take over the world"

 

 

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