Ernie did not fly with the Royal Flying Club !!! It was the Royal Air Force
when I joined in 1936.Let's Not put me in WW1 !!
----- Original Message ----- From: "Gerry Winskill" <gwinsk@xxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, October 30, 2006 4:27 PM
Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: New pilot
The expression "wealth" does not apply to me, 'cos I've just upgraded my system. I thought that though not the most senior in terms of membership, I might be in terms of years, alleged. Since hearing that Ernie flew with the Royal Flying Corps I must return to the obscurity whence I came. Since SWMBO has just returned with a bottle of Bells, that will be neither difficult nor painful.
Mike Lucas wrote:
As senior old f*rt in the JHB squadron - at least in number of years on the payroll (that's a laugh - no pay and we have to buy our own rolls), if not in age - I can reassure you that you've come to the right place. Not sure what for, mind you ....
Seriously though, the JHB team has a wealth of experience, so if you need a hand with anything just give a shout.
Nurse - the screens please ...
I know the crew room is for your relaxation and enjoyment but may I ask you
to tidy it up a bit please as I have a new pilot to bring in shortly. I'm
not asking a lot - just hide the more salacious magazines under your comfy
chairs, put some of the empty pizza boxes in the bin (not the lot - maybe
just 50 or so) and maybe the same for the empty coffee cups - although the
pyramid in the middle of the room does look somewhat artistic. And can
someone take THAT picture down off the wall - yes, you all know the one I
Gentlemen, our new pilot is Fred Stopforth (JHB207). Fred comes from Nelson
in the best county in the UK (...waits for the raspberries to stop blowing).
Now go easy on young Fred as he's relatively new to FS and is eager to join
us online. I'll shortly be guiding him through the initial stages of the PC
software followed by some setup sessions to get his system up and running.
After that I am sure Fred will have more than a few questions for us and
hope you will all jump in and give him the support that JHB is famous for.
And I'll get very cross if anyone sends him down to Stores to get a tin of
Fred, welcome to the madhouse. I'm not really sure you know what you have
let yourself in for..
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