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Harry Sugden

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Harry Sugden

Given 60 of you liked the OP, I thought you deserved to hear what’s gone on since. It’s your division. It’s our division.

We had two mediated discussions - Simon Irvine (VATEUR1) was in attendance. Thank you to both Chris and Simon for their time! The second of these meetings was on 25th August, the outcome of which was an agreement that there would be some structural change / some help / Ops (?).

In the mean time, I’ve ploughed on with the Scottish vMATS and haven’t lost my interest in controlling or procedures, of course!

But as Oliver illustrates above (in true Oliver-style), I think we all eventually lose interest in the politics involved in trying to help 🤷‍♂️

Thank you to those of you who reached out privately to express your support. Until then (when?), Fly Heading 095 ➡️

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Simon Irvine

Harry

Thanks also for your time during the sessions and our lengthy conversation this evening.

I know how passionate you are about getting this resolved, as am I.

As you know these things are never straight forward, as Chris alluded to in his post.  

I will personally make sure that this issue is resolved this week.

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Alex Hodgkinson
On 13/09/2020 at 21:46, Harry Sugden said:

Given 60 of you liked the OP, I thought you deserved to hear what’s gone on since. It’s your division. It’s our division.

We had two mediated discussions - Simon Irvine (VATEUR1) was in attendance. Thank you to both Chris and Simon for their time! The second of these meetings was on 25th August, the outcome of which was an agreement that there would be some structural change / some help / Ops (?).

In the mean time, I’ve ploughed on with the Scottish vMATS and haven’t lost my interest in controlling or procedures, of course!

But as Oliver illustrates above (in true Oliver-style), I think we all eventually lose interest in the politics involved in trying to help 🤷‍♂️

Thank you to those of you who reached out privately to express your support. Until then (when?), Fly Heading 095 ➡️

At least you are making progress. If you could nudge Chris to provide feedback/release the Guernsey and Exeter vMATS at some point (pending since August) then that would be much appreciated. I am also available still to redraft some of the airfield information which you mentioned to me, again that ticket is pending (since June). 

 

I go back to sea in January for four months. I won't be able to achieve anything whilst I'm away.

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Harry Sugden
1 hour ago, Alex Hodgkinson said:

I am also available still to redraft some of the airfield information which you mentioned to me

I can send you the template for this now!

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