News from Boscombe Down
DAVID Brown, a former aircraft engineer at Boscombe Down, had just left the Journal offices and was walking down the street with a copy of the Avon Advertiser, our sister paper, when he saw a story on the Stars Appeal Breast Cancer Unit campaign.
AN unmanned Army spyplane has crash landed near Salisbury Plain. The Ministry of Defence confirmed that the Watchkeeper drone — one of eight currently being tested from the base — suffered extensive damage on Monday night at Boscombe Down.
The Watchkeeper drone is one of eight unmanned aircraft currently being tested at the MoD base at Boscombe Down in Wiltshire, and was said to be badly damaged in the crash, which happened when it was being landed on the runway. The accident ...
The Ministry of Defence confirmed that the Watchkeeper drone — one of eight currently being tested from the base — suffered extensive damage last night. The £1.2billion fleet of drones is under testing and it is expected to come into operation in 2017.
AN unmanned Army spyplane has crashed landed at MOD Boscombe Down. The Ministry of Defence confirmed that the Watchkeeper drone — one of eight currently being tested from the base — suffered extensive damage last night. The £1.2billion fleet of ...
The BAC TSR-2 lifts off from the runway at Boscombe Down for the very first time on 27 September 1964. TSR-2 pilot Roland Beaumont, on the right, enjoys a post-flight cup of tea with navigator Donald Bowen, on the left, following their successful ...
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Weather from Boscombe Down
Monday, 28 of May
Clear
Clear 15.2º C
Maximum: 22º C
Low: 13° C
Humidity: 84%%
Visibility: 10.0 km
Monday, 28 of May
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Tuesday, 29 of May
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Wednesday, 30 of May
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Low: 12° C
Thursday, 31 of May
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