Geoffrey Pett was born in 1915 and died in March 2005. He joined Imperial Airways as a Commercial Trainee when he was eighteen, finished his training at age twenty, and was sent out to the middle of Africa to look

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White Water Landings is the memoir of Geoffrey Pett of his early days, his recruitment by Imperial Airways, and his career with the Empire Flying Boats in Africa. Geoffrey joined Imperial Airways at age eighteen – one of six Commercial

photo album

Photo album

Geoffrey’s Photo Album 1935-1939 Croydon, Brindisi, Africa and postings This shows each page of the album.  You can view them in the gallery below and click on any page to enlarge it in your browser, or click the first one