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page 18

It’s a familar question, but why do we fly? Clive Robinson has a stab at the answer

page 20
Early birdman

He flew on to other things, but for a while Barry Hill-Palmer was on the cutting edge of flexwing development

page 26

Christmas at home with the turkey, or flying in Hawaii? It’s a tough call, but Carl Parkinson heads for the sun

page 32
Bomber county

Phillip Edwards uses his first big flight to homage to his dad, former Lancaster man