John Boylan of the Eire branch advises that Flying Officer John Cole passed away yesterday, Friday 30 June 2017. His funeral will be on Monday afternoon in Cavan.

John trained at R.A.F Feltwell and served on Queens Air Squadron and 502 Squadron. He flew Harvard, Vampire and Meteor in the R.A.F. and Neptune and Argus in R.C.A.F. After his military service he flew for many years with Aer Lingus, where he was famous/notorious for his impeccable non-standard glide approaches!

May he Rest in Peace.