From Take-Off to Touchdown
My Fifty Years of Flying

By Tony Farrell
December 1999
Cirrus Associates
ISBN: 1-902807-01-4
111 Pages, Illustrated
$25.95 Paper Original


The author was born in 1917 and became a decorated RAF flyer during WW II, then an flight instructor, and commercial flyer until 1981, when he retired to spend time with his family. His story covers his pre-flights days, exile to Cape Verde Islands, back to fly, beam approach, bomber command, instructing again, civil work, College of Air Training, university life, weather, running down checks, and nostalgia 1960. Appendices also include aviator's certificate, first flying trophy race, log book excerpts, and much more. Illustrated.

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