First broadcast on 1988-12-11
Next in series: PART 2
Previous in series: 04 December 1988
SBH:In On a Wing and a Tale - John Lewis, who flew with the R.A.F.
for 32 years, recalls some of his more unusual assignments.
2 (of 3): Sun, Sand and Snow.
Producer: Nick Clarke.
PRE:John Glubb's weak bladder and and his concern for desert etiquette.
The story of the Juba lion (also in programme one - T 90337).
Anecdote about about flying British Empire gold out of Qalandiya (just north of Jerusalem).
Recalls trip to Stonington in Antarctica to take out people who'd been there for three years.
Being asked fly on Trans-Antarctic with Fuchs.
OTN:RMR830/88NT5121 TXN/TDT:R4 11-Dec-1988 CON:LEWIS John (spkr) CLARKE Nick, Producer (prod)
11 Dec 1988 21:02-21:16 (RADIO 4)
14 May 1990 16:15-16:30 (RADIO 4)
Nick Clarke (Producer)
John Lewis (Speaker)
Notes: CAIRS 485732