Air Marshal Clifford Rodney Spink, CB, CBE, FCMI, FRAeS (born 17 May 1946) is a retired senior Royal Air Force officer, who is now a Spitfire display pilot on the national air display circuit. The first Spitfire he ever flew belonged to the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, during his tenure as Station Commander of RAF Coningsby. He also served as the 23rd Commandant of the Royal Observer Corps, the last but one officer to hold the post.

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  • Air Marshal Clifford Rodney Spink, CB, CBE, FCMI, FRAeS (born 17 May 1946) is a retired senior Royal Air Force officer, who is now a Spitfire display pilot on the national air display circuit. The first Spitfire he ever flew belonged to the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, during his tenure as Station Commander of RAF Coningsby. He also served as the 23rd Commandant of the Royal Observer Corps, the last but one officer to hold the post. (en)
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  • United Kingdom
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  • 1946-5-17
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  • RAF Coningsby
  • No. 11/18 Group
  • No. 74 Squadron
  • RAF Mount Pleasant
  • Royal Observer Corps
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  • 1946-05-17 (xsd:date)
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  • President Historic Aircraft Association
  • Vice-Patron RAF Halton Apprentices Association
  • Honorary President Royal Observer Corps Association
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  • 1993 (xsd:integer)
  • 1996 (xsd:integer)
  • 2012 (xsd:integer)
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  • Royal Air Force air marshals (en)
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  • Air Marshal Clifford Rodney Spink, CB, CBE, FCMI, FRAeS (born 17 May 1946) is a retired senior Royal Air Force officer, who is now a Spitfire display pilot on the national air display circuit. The first Spitfire he ever flew belonged to the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, during his tenure as Station Commander of RAF Coningsby. He also served as the 23rd Commandant of the Royal Observer Corps, the last but one officer to hold the post. (en)
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  • Cliff Spink (en)
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