80th Anniversary of the RAF Flight/Air Engineer

Dear Members  Today marks the 80th anniversary of the RAF Flight/Air Engineer.  By March 1941 both Coastal Command and Bomber Command were employing ex-fitters in the role on a number of aircraft,  However, the responsibilities of the Flight Engineer were formalised in Air Ministry Order A190/41 dated 20 March 1941.  To mark this occasion we’ve […]

Merchandising Update – 18 Feb 21

Gentlemen, I thought it timely to send an update and progress report on the 80th Anniversary FEAEA Merchandising projects.  Firstly the Coffee Mugs: I have now obtained all the production and shipping cost for the Coffee Mug offer.   The plain, un-named mugs I was able to source with a Bulk order discount and, with Packaging […]

80th Anniversary Polo Shirt

Gentlemen, as you will all know, from close scrutiny of the “Merchandise” section of the website, that there is a link to a Company called Birds of Dereham. At the FEAEA dedicated page you are able to choose from a range of sports and leisure wear and have the FEAEA logo embroidered on it. I […]

80th Anniversary Wall Shield

Dear FEAEA Members, As we approach 2021 and the 80th anniversary of the E brevet I am about to commission an 80th anniversary commemorative wall shield. It will be as above but with “80th” in the Scroll. The Single item Price was £57. However, as I already have seventeen orders the price drops to £50. […]

New Website Remembrance Page

At last week’s AGM Tony Pryor-Jones suggested that it might be appropriate for us to have a page on the website dedicated to absent friends. A draft page had been produced earlier in the year but Tony’s suggestion provided the impetus to complete the page below. The bulk of the content has come from the […]

“E” Brevet Poppy Pin

At the 2019 Formal Dinner, we presented our guests with an enamelled poppy pin emblazoned with the E Brevet. Several of the ladies asked me if I could supply them with one. I had purchased the last two from the supplier but he is able to reorder from the manufacturer. I just need an idea […]

Stone 2 Feedback Required

Gentlemen, As you should be more than aware by now, our permanent memorial is now in place at the National memorial arboretum at Alrewas, Staffordshire. I would like to ask a favour of all who visit it to send me a pic or 2 of your visit, this will greatly help me keep an eye […]