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William Leo "Spud" Murphy  20/03/19
Sadly we learn that Leo passed away on 19th March 2019 after a short stay in the Princess Royal Hospital, he was 93. My sincere condolences to Leo's family, friends and former colleagues. Leo, a retired Flight Engineer, flew the following types Douglas DC6, VC10, B707 and DC10 for in a career that started back with Silver City. Service news will follow. Leo Remembered


Andrew Watt
14/03/19
It is with sadness we learn that Andrew passed away on Friday 8th March, our sincere condolences go out to his family, friends and former colleagues at this time. Andrew worked in Passenger Services at LGW from 1972-1975. He then moved to Reservations in the BCal Town Office in Amsterdam. He would have been 70 this year. Service details to follow once known. Andrew Remembered


Alastair Pugh
07/03/19
Sadly I have just heard that Alastair Pugh, former Managing Director and Executive Vice-Chairman of British Caledonian Airways, has passed away. My sincere condolences go out to his family, many friends and colleagues at this difficult time.

Alastair collapsed at home after a day out racing his classic car last weekend and passed on 6th March 2019, in East Surrey Hospital. He was 90 years old. I had met Alastair a few times over the years, a great source of advice and friend to the site. He also helped with the book and kindly wrote the foreword for it.

He had an indomitable spirit, and I felt that not much would stand in his way. Thanksgiving Service details here Alastair Remembered
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