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Reaching for the sky!

Members of Southend U3A's Aviation Group achieved a long-held ambition when they were given a guided tour of the new control tower at London Southend Airport on Friday 19th October 2018 by head of air traffic services Damon Knight (pictured in the centre of the group, with group leader Irene Rogers on his left). There were amazing views all round, and an air of calm and efficiency as airliners, business jets and private aircraft arrived and departed.

Reaching for the sky!