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Air Commodore D L Bywater (607719)

David Llewellyn                     b: 16 Jul 1937             r: 1 Aug 1992                    d:  24 Sep 2015


Fg Off: 1 Apr 1958, Flt Lt: 1 Oct 1960, Sqn Ldr: 1 Jan 1966, Wg Cdr: 1 Jul 1974, Gp Capt: 1 Jul 1981, A/Cdre: 1 Jan 1989.

xx Apr 1955:       Flight Cadet, 'B' Sqn, RAF College.

 1 Apr 1958:       Appointed to A Permanent Commission.

xx xxx 1958:       Pilot, No XV Sqn. (Victor)

xx xxx 1964:       Attended Test Pilot's Course, Empire Test Pilots School.

xx xxx 1965:       Test Pilot, A & AEE

xx xxx 1969:       Attended RAF Staff College.

xx xxx 1970:       Staff, HQ RAF Germany.

30 Apr 1971:      Air Staff - Plans, HQ RAF Germany.

 9 Sep 1974:       OC Experimental Flying, RAF Farnborough.

25 Jul 1977:        Wing Commander CTTO/Operational Liaison, Central Tactics and Trials Organisation.

17 Feb 1978:      DORS3, MoD.

 6 Jun 1980:        DORS2, Directorate of Operational Requirements.

xx xxx 1982:       Superintendent of Flying, A & AEE

15 Apr 1985:      Directing Staff, RAF Staff College, Bracknell.

xx xxx 1988:       Commandant, A & AEE

He represented the RAF College at swimming and Water Polo and attained the rank of Under Officer.  In 1993 he became a Director of Airport & Flight Operations to Marshall Aerospace and was also President of XV Squadron association.

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