DAILY TELEGRAPH – OBITUARY JOHN COCKBURN

Cockburn 1John Cockburn was a leading British test pilot who made a major contribution to the development of aircraft avionics, including the air intercept radar for the Lightning fighter and the terrain following radar later introduced into the Tornado strike aircraft. ┬áHis services to the aviation industry were recognised by the award of a Queen’s Commendation for Valuable Service in the Air and his appointment as OBE.

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