Colin Cruddas

Colin Cruddas worked for the Blackburn Aircraft Company as a senior systems engineer on the Buccaneer flight test program, next worked in the United States for Boeing and McDonnell Douglas as a design engineer, and then returned to the UK as deputy head of Concorde Powerplant Technical Group. He is now a consultant historian/archivist at Cobham PLC and the author of "100 Years of Advertising in British Aviation."