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Welcome to the web-site of the Prestwick Branch of the Royal Aeronautical Society.

The Prestwick Branch is one of two based in Scotland and is a very active Branch.

If you have an interest in promoting and enjoying aviation in the West of Scotland, then please consider joining us.  You'll find us a friendly and welcoming bunch.  Contact email addresses are listed below.


Mon 10th Sept    Thunder and Lightning, a Mirage      Jock Heron

Venue:  The Aviator Suite on the First Floor
Terminal Building, Prestwick International Airport

Our 2018/2019 lecture season is summarised below, but full details of our the programme can be obtained from the Branch Circular available by clicking here.

Mon  10th Sept    Thunder and Lightning, a Mirage      Jock Heron

Mon  8th Oct       Electric Aircraft                        Panos Lascaridis

Mon  12th Nov     Rolls Royce                                 Andy Geer

Mon  10th Dec     RAF Cosford Museum                    Darren Priday

Mon  14th Jan      A330 accident                            Giorgio Bindoni
Mon  11th Feb      Base Maintenance Training           Gordon Keary

Mon  11th Mar      Orbital Access                           Stuart McIntyre

Mon  8th Apr        ( subject to be confirmed)           Richard Gardner
                         Note : this lecture will follow the Branch AGM

All dates and lectures are subject to change at short notice.

The latest Branch Newsletter is available here.

The current (August 2017) Branch Library Catalogue is available here.

A history of the Prestwick Branch from 1962 until 2012 is available here.

The current (11 December 2017) Branch Rules are available here.

The 2017 Annual Report is available here.

For membership enquiries please contact our Membership Secretary at members@raesprestwick.org.uk

For other general enquiries please contact the Branch Secretary at secretary@raesprestwick.org.uk

For contributions and comments on newsletter content please contact the editor at newsletter@raesprestwick.org.uk

For information regarding Student and Young Persons memberships please contact our Young Members Secretaries at

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