Welcome to the 2020 -2021 Lectures Programme
COVID-19: In line with the UK Government's advice on social distancing the Solent Branch Committee has taken the decision to only hold virtual lectures until further notice.
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More lectures will be added to the programme throughout the season. Please check back regularly or like our Facebook page for updates.
A Vertical Empire History of the British Rocketry Programme
Tuesday 13th April 2021
19:00 (Online from 18:45)
The evening's lecture will begin on completion of the AGM at approximately 19:15.
Nicholas Hill, author of A Vertical Empire, will provide a description of the British rocketry and space programme from the 1950s to 1970s, detailing the Medium Range Ballistic Missile Blue Streak and its conversion to a satellite launcher as part of the European Launcher Development Organisation (ELDO).
Following Chris Brady's excellent lecture "A short history of the 737 MAX and 'Manoeuvring Characteristics Augmentation System' (MCAS), from development to fix" on 4th February the Branch has had many requests for access to the lecture. The Branch are pleased to say Chris has put the lecture on YouTube.
2021 - 2022 Lecture Programme
Transforming Test and Evaluation Training
THIS LECTURE HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL LATER THIS YEAR
Updated 26th March 2021