I was there too - you must remember me? I was the one in the khaki suit with the shiny buttonsstill21inmymind said:
I remember that, it was reported on BFBS Radio and was probably 1976/77 and they were the last to be fired in Germany. The countdown sequence was 6,4,3,2,1 they didn't use 5 in case someone misheard it as the word "Fire"still21inmymind said:
I was there and saw it too- and have some photos we took of it in the air somewhere. Cost Â£5,000 each missile I seem to remember they announced over the tannoy- a lot of money back then- am I remembering that figure right?VMechA said:
I imagine the truck was a write off after launch!tommikka said:A question regarding the Honest John and/or Lance missiles.
My father was in 50 missile many years ago, is there anywhere in the UK with either the Honest John or Lance on display etc for my parents to visit?
The picture below is of my mother back in the day.