Blenheim Branch Meeting - "HANGAR VISIT TO VIEW 'GLORIA LYONS' ... AND TWO MORE P-40s!"


When: Wednesday 14 October 2020 at 7.00pm
Where: Marlborough Aero Club, Clubrooms, 100 Aerodrome Road, Omaka
Speakers: John Saunders and Mike Nicholls
Subject. HANGAR VISIT TO VIEW 'GLORIA LYONS' ... AND TWO MORE P-40s!

Our speakers John Saunders and Mike Nicholls are leading the team working on the late John Smith's famous P-40 Kittyhawk 'Gloria Lyons'. The aircraft is being carefully restored for eventual display at the Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre, as per the wishes of the Smith family.
In addition, the pair are working on another, former John Smith P-40, as well as John Saunders' own advanced P-40E restoration.
Following the talk by John and Mike, visitors are invited to enjoy refreshments in the Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre foyer.
This month please RSVP to jo@omaka.org.nz .
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The event is open to members, non-members, interested persons and guests.

A voluntary gold coin donation is welcomed from non-members to defray supper costs.

Cheers

Des


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