REME Aviation - Auster to Apache -

Part 2 - REME Aviation People

Watch Part 2 on Monday 21 February at 7pm and join in the live Q&A afterwards.

“REME Exists to Keep the Punch in the Army’s Fist” - Field Marshall Montgomery of Alamein

Join us in  January and February for a 2-part online lecture in collaboration with the REME Museum as we trace the history of REME Aviation from Auster to Apache supporting the Army Air Corps from its inception in 1957 to present day.

Part 1, The REME Aviation Story will be broadcast live on 31 January will showcase how the “Repair Forward” principle REME deployed in WW2 and later conflicts was applied to the support the Army and Royal Marines aircraft.  Discover the incredible skills of the Technicians and Engineering Officers and how they have kept pace with the latest technology.

Part 2, REME Aviation People which you'll be able to watch below, will follow on Monday 21st February, will feature fascinating and insightful interviews from expert guest contributors who have all helped to shape the REME Aviation story.  Discover highlights into their training and skills, but above all, their stories of ingenuity in keeping the Army’s aircraft flying. 

Both lectures offer you the chance to interact with an expert REME panel in the live Q&A.

Please note, all content of lectures are the research of the guest speakers.

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If you can't attend live at7pm, the event will be recorded for catch up viewing directly afterwards. You can register to receive a reminder email below. Please note, this is a joint fundraising lecture so your details will be shared with both museums.

If you are enjoying these lectures, please consider a donation to the Museum. You can donate by text message on the numbers below

  • To donate £1, text FLYHIGH to 70201
  • To donate £3, text FLYHIGH to 70331
  • To donate £5, text FLYHIGH to 70970
  • To donate £10, text FLYHIGH to 70191

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