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Trust Me, I’m The (Trident) Pilot

Posted on Oct 13, 2012 in Featured articles, Other News | 2 comments

One of the pilots who flew G-ARPO is Alan de Tourtoulon. He’s been kind enough to supply us with details from his log books of the flights he actually flew our aircraft, and you can read these by checking out the Flight LogĀ from the menu at the top. But Alan has another claim to fame. He’s recently released a book called Trust Me, I’m The Pilot. This book charts his career as an airline pilot for a variety of airlines, but is especially of interest to Trident fans as he only narrowly missed being on board the aircraft which crashed at Staines in 1972. He spent the next 30...

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