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Fg Off Leonard Snaith

First Reserve Pilot of the 1931 Great Britain Schneider Trophy Race. G roup Captain Leonard Snaith in his younger days was a notable athlete, having represented the R.A.F. in athletics, created a new R.A.F. half-mile record (in 1927) and played for the Service rugby football team in 1922-23-24. He joined the High Speed Flight team in 1931 and was reserve pilot for the race. This team won the trophy for the third consecutive time for Great Britain, winning it outright. Test flying had occupied part of his Service career in that, from 1931 till 1934, he was a test pilot at the Marine Aircraft Experimental Establishment, Felixstowe, and from 1941 until 1942 he was test-flying American aircraft for the British air Commission in the U.S.A.

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 On the afternoon of Sunday, 13th September 1931, Flt. Lt J N Bootham, RAF, in a Southampton-built S6B seaplane, tore through the skies over the Solent to average 340.08mph round a 217-mile course.  This fly-over was sufficient for Great Britain to g......
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On the afternoon of Sunday, 13th September 1931, Flt. Lt J N Bootham, RAF, in a Southampton-built S6B seaplane, tore through the skies over the Solent to average 340.08mph round a 217-mile course. This fly-over was sufficient for Great Britain to g......NOT
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Aviation History Timeline : 17th February
DAYMONTHYEARDETAILS
17February1919Henry Clay, a WW1 Ace with 8.00 victories, died on this day
17February1939Kurt Monnington, a WW1 Ace with 7.00 victories, died on this day
17February1939Kurt Monnngton, a WW1 Ace with 8.00 victories, died on this day
17February1941Former British Battle of Britain pilot, F/Lt J. C. Boulter of 603 Squadron, was Killed in accident.
17February1945Jurgen Harder, a WW2 Ace with 64.00 victories, died on this day
17February1945Knight's Cross recipient Jrgen Harder of III./Jagdgeschwader 53 died on this day
17February1972Victoria Cross recipient Gilbert Insall of No.11 Squadron RFC died on this day

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