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Happy Landings

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Published: 4 years ago

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A press photographer in a great rush jumps on the wrong aircraft at a local airfield, and only when they are airborne does the young unqualified pilot realizes that it is not his instructor sitting beside him. A death defying drama for them, but an amusing tale told with great humour is a good laugh for the reader.

sharon

good short story,got a good chuckle.


Aine Pedersen

Having spent a little time as a passenger in a small aircraft I really enjoyed this short tale. Well done!


ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Duncan James

Duncan James was an RAF pilot before eventually reaching the higher levels of the British Civil Service, in a career that included top-level posts at home and abroad with the Defence Ministry, and work with the Metropolitan Police at Scotland Yard. A life-long and compulsive writer, he has produced everything from Government statements, Ministerial briefing papers, media announcements and reference books. As a public affairs consultant and freelance author, he was a prolific writer of magazine articles on a wide variety of subjects, as well as short stories. Cashback is the first of a trilogy of novels, first published in 2007, and Their Own Game is the second.

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