Index of Articles 2018

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OtH #25 – 2017 03/12/18
Joss Gosling – An Obituary by Heavy Whalley 01/12/18
Reginald John (Joss) Gosling – Kinloss 1951 – 1952 (Beinn Eighe Lancaster Incident) – RIP 23/11/18
OtH #24 – 2016 23/11/18
Martin (Black Mac) Mackie – Kinloss, Leuchars, Akrotiri – RIP 20/11/18
The Cheviot Memorial Rededication Ceremony – 6 September 2018 16/11/18
“Overexposed” – B-29 Crash 3 November 1948 15/11/18
Helicopters in Mountain Rescue – Al Gilmour Cairngorm Mountain Rescue Team 13/11/18
Free Winter Safety Talks  31/10/18
John Laws – On The Mend 31/10/18
Senior MRS Personnel – Updated 24/10/18
Ted Atkins – Eulogy 21/10/18
Search for a Parka! 12/10/18
Valley Team Diary 1953-1954 6/10/18
Troops Database – Updated Version 30/09/18
Valley Report A’s 2012 30/09/18
Stafford Team Diary 1988 28/09/18
A Celebration of Ted’s Life – Lewis Atkins 1/09/18
RAF Mountain Rescue Challenge Coin – Stu Quinn 30/08/18
Everest, The RAF Mountain Rescue Way – (Ted’s story) 29/08/18
RAF MRS 50th Anniversary Expedition to Pakistan 1993 – Dan Carroll 29/08/18
RAF Search For Missing Army Expedition on Mount Kinabalu 1994 – Dan Carroll 28/08/18
RAF Chomolungma Challenge – Rescue of Civilian Climber – 29 Apr 2001 27/08/18
RAF MRS expedition to Everest in 2001 – Dan Carroll 27/08/18
Ted Atkins – Leeming, Kinloss and Leuchars, Flt Cmdr (N) and MRTLO – RIP 23/08/18
Ian Martin – St Athan and Kinloss – RIP 04/08/18
RAF Mountain Rescue Teams (Scotland) – 2018 Reunion 01/08/18
RAF Mountain Rescue (Cymru / Wales) Reunion 2018 31/07/18
Our President – Rita Mundy (1st Lady of the RAFMRS) – Happy 96th Birthday 30/07/18
Lancaster Memorial at Lossiemouth – Pete McGowan 27/07/18
A Service of Thanksgiving and Remembrance – Pete McGowan 26/07/18
Proposed 75th Anniversary Watch 05/07/18
NEAF Report A’s 1968 to 1971 29/06/18
RAF Lossiemouth Report A’s 2018 29/06/18
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The Beinn Eighe Lancaster Crash, some of the story on how the propeller was moved from high on Beinn Eighe – Heavy Whalley 26/06/18
Memorial to A Marine Craft Crew – SAC Geoff Denson 03/06/18
St Athan Diary 1977 03/06/18
Privacy and Cookies – Please review the changes made as a result of GDPR 2017 25/05/18
75th Anniversary RAFMRA Reunion – Menu Choices 16/05/18
Working with SAR Helicopters Duncan Tripp c2012 14/05/18
Crash-site of RAF Avro Anson GR1 near Ben More Assynt – Update by Simon Lloyd-Morrison 14/05/18
The Saga Of Frank McComisky – Michael Bell 11/05/18
Sqdn. Ldr. John R. Sims MBE – Obituary 09/05/18
RAF100 Baton at RAF Llandwrog Aviation Museum 7th May 2018 02/05/18
John Sims MBE – O i/c Valley 1953, IMR 1959 – 1967 – RIP 19/04/18
Leadership Survey for Mountaineering organisations and members 11/04/18
The Fellsman Challenge – Lee Wales 09/04/18
Bill Tuke – Khormaksar, Leeming – RIP  Reposted 02/04/18
John Michael Raven (Jim Crow) – Nicosia, Kinloss and Leuchars – RIP 31/03/18
Harpur Hill Troop – Bill Smith 30/03/18
Some MR Driving Short Stories – Gordon (Gonk) Ballantyne  30/03/18
The Central Highlands – Gordon (Gonk) Ballantyne  30/03/18
Bill Tuke – Khormaksar, Leeming – RIP 25/03/18
How the RAF Saves Lives After Aircraft Accidents 18/03/18
Work Started on the Beinn Eighe Lancaster Memorial at RAF Lossiemouth 17/03/18
RAF Leeming Reunion 2018 15/03/18
Leeming Expedition  – Mount Rainier 1972 3/03/18
Keith Laidler: Leuchars MRT 1960-62. Obituary – Spoons Blyth 28/2/18
Kieth Laidler – Leuchars, Nicosia and Leuchars – RIP 25/2/18
Jim West – Obituary 22/2/18
75th Anniversary Badge 17/2/18
Act of Remembrance at St. Clement Danes Church  7/2/18
75th Anniversary Buff 4/2/18
Jim West – St Athan, Leeming, Leuchars – RIP 2/2/18
Sharjah DMRT Mt Taurus Exped 1971 – Dan Drew 27/1/18
Death of Eric Coles RIP 1920 – 2018 19/1/18
Lochailort Shackelton Crash – 50 Years On 16/1/18
Nejat One Report, Expurgated Paragraph 12/1/18
Pentadaktylos Climbing Expedition Akrotiri MRT July 1973 12/1/18
Erciyes Dag Expedition November 1974 12/1/18
Alah Daglari Expedition April 1965 12/1/18
Alum Kuh Expedition July 1970 12/1/18
Stafford Team Reunion – 3 March 2018 11/1/18
Which team? When? Where? Ops or Training? 9/1/18

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