We visit the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory Space facility and get to talk to Britain’s (and some say the world’s) greatest test pilot – Captain Eric Winkle Brown for another aerospace packed programme.

Eric Brown © Aero Society

Eric Brown © Aero Society

We have more give-aways and competitions, last episode’s results, listener messages and your involvement, Things You Never Knew About…, Promoting Aerospace and of course the out-takes; where Pieter proves that it is not wise to drink cider when recording!

MIRI in the Space Test Chamber © 2013-Science and Technology Facilities Council

MIRI in the Space Test Chamber © 2013-Science and Technology Facilities Council

 Running Order (Hrs.Mins.Secs):

  • 0.02.11 News Update
  • 0.19.01 RAL Space
  • 0.49.26 Captain Eric Winkle Brown
  • 1.13:09 LEO Competition
  • 1.15.06 ‘Things You Never Knew About…’
  • 1.17.31 GetInvolved
  • 1.32.04 Promoting Aerospace
  • 1.40.57 Programme end and outtakes
  • 1.47.32 End
RNHF Swordfish Over London © RNHF

RNHF Swordfish Over London © RNHF

Further Links for this show:


Married couple to Mars http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21603490

One way ticket to Mars http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-22146456

Dad builds spaceship for son http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/04/10/dad-builds-spaceship-for-son-_n_3054032.html 

B777X http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323716304578481260925545802.html

Battle of the Atlantic  https://www.gov.uk/government/news/warships-in-london-for-battle-of-atlantic-commemorations

RAL Space:




Farnborough Air Sciences Trust:



Captain Eric Winkle Brown:


Promoting Aerospace:

Bugatti 100 Restoration Project  http://bugatti100p.com/

Royal Navy Historic Flight http://www.royalnavyhistoricflight.org.uk


RN Yeovilton 2013 Air Day  http://www.royalnavy.mod.uk/yeovilton-airday

 Supporters and Competitions:

http://skyrocketcafe.com/  http://leo-lowearthorbit.com/



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Copyright © 2013 Bugatti 100p Project

Copyright © 2013 Bugatti 100p Project