to Club News, membership now stands at 131. E-addresses
for new members have already been broadcast in the Web News section. The latest
welcome additions, including no.1 from Japan are :-
Christen Chlierietstrasse 7 OBERGLATT CH-8154 Switzerland . Airlines/Airports
Corless Kobe Kitano Residence 342 2-1-12 Kitano-Cho KOBE Japan
Johnson 9 Llanforda Mead OSWESTRY
SY11 1TS WW1/WW2
Johnson 55 Yerbury Rd Upper Holloway LONDON N19 4RJ
Litaudon 12 Rue Andre Theuriet BOURG LA REINE 92340 FRANCE : Airports with
aircraft post 1945, 1950s prop airliners, early jets
Nightingale 149 Pankhurst Cresc STEVENAGE SG2 0QN Civil aviation
Seymour 411 Redford Close FELTHAM TW13 4TN
Siklos, 46 Dawlish Ave TORONTO M4N 1H1 Canada. Airliners – airline issue +
quality period chromes espec E Europe, Canada.
a new address for
Priddy 37 Dora Rd WIMBLEDON PARK SW19 7EZ
Billings has an article on in-flight
refuelling in the June issue of UK postcard magazine Picture Postcard Monthly.
Comments last time on the age profile of the membership appear to have
been all too relevant as we have to report with regret the passing of John Edmunds.
Fred Cobb published a small set of Bournemouth Airport cards in the
the subject of catalogues, Heathrow, as
predicted sold less well outside the UK than the type based issues.
It is probably now too late to commit to publish anything in 2003
although the research could be done, pending resolution of the “cost of
publication” issue. A Concorde obituary is now back on the cards but the cost
of colour print would be a problem. All
alternatives assume that members have access to PC’s to print off from either
CD or the internet. This is not a valid assumption and would further reduce the
take-up – even the most successful issues have only hit
60 copies worldwide.
Handley Page is still a possibility for a print edition but there has
been no response from collectors after floating this in March.
So lets hear from you….
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