Three meetings were held in 2012.
Spring Meeting: Saturday 25th February 2012, London.
Venue: The Ballroom, Royal Air Force Club, 128 Piccadilly, London.
Theme: When it all goes wrong – putting it together.
|Chairman: Dr Claire McCready|
|Wg Cdr Andy Timperley, RAF Consultant Adviser in Aviation Medicine
“Bursting the Bubble”
|Coffee and introduction to the quiz: Dr Alec Hurley|
|Dr Nancy Dixon, Healthcare Quality Quest
“Significant event analysis in Aviation medicine – tools to heal healthcare systems”
|Mr Nick Dann, Senior Inspector, Air Accidents Investigation Board
“Accident Investigation – learning lessons”
|Chairman: Mr David Hillam, Quizmaster: Dr Alec Hurley|
|Dr Tim Nuttall, The Event Medicine Company Ltd
“Medical Cover for Major Airshows”
|Sgt Jim Bethell, 202 Squadron, RAF Leconfield
“Search and Rescue – the challenges”
|Sqn Ldr (Retd) Martin Withers DFC and Wg. Cdr. (Retd) Bill Ramsey
“Flying the Vulcan”
|Quiz results and discussion|
|Discussion continued in ante-room|
Summer Meeting: Sunday 20th May 2012.
Fly-in at Breighton, Yorkshire.
Autumn Meeting: 14th to September 2012, Yeovilton.
Accommodation was in the very attractive Hollies Hotel, Bower Hinton, Martock, Somerset.
A visit to Yeovilton Fleet Air Arm Museum, including a special lecture on ejection seats.
Lunch at Brown and Forest Smokery Restaurant.
Visits to John Leach Pottery or a Cider Distillery.
Private after-hours guided tour of Haynes Motor Museum followed by drinks in the Red Room and black tie dinner.
The AGM was held on Sunday morning followed by a visit to Montacute House.