It is with sadness we report the passing of Lettice Curtis who died on 21 July 2014. Lettice was one of the Society’s longest serving Patrons and will be sadly missed.
Lettice, born in 1916, learned to fly in 1937 and served with the Air Transport Auxiliary during WWII. When the ATA was disbanded Lettice had reached the rank of First Officer. In civilian life she became a flight test observer at the A&AEE military aircraft test establishment at Boscombe Down.