Wales on Line has this contemporary account of ATC Cardiff in 2021
NATS Brochure on “Air Traffic Control at Cardiff-Wales Airport”
FF2 is Stu Coning. Ex Shackleton SIgnaller ( as were many more) Andy Amor
The photo is of Pete Parry and is the copyright the Malcolm Bradbury. Malcolm thinks it was taken in the early 90s
The major role of CAFU airraft was calibration and whilst flying calibration operations being highly visible was a real advantage. CAFU had adopted a black, red and white scheme not dissimilar to the red white and blue scheme use by the RAE. During about of corporate identity fever it was decreed the the CAFU fleet should adopt a corporate livery that was rather lacking in high visibility virtue.
In the back ground) is …. me! Andy Amor.