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Leinster Leader 22 February 1975

Noel’s jet design a winner

Sgt. Noel Dowling (33) son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Dowling, St Corbans Place, Naas, has been appointed a recruitment officer at the R.A.F. recruiting office at West Side Centre, Luton.
He has also been awarded a certificate for meritorious service as an electrician with the R.A.F. The award followed work on redesigning flight deck instrument  panels on a jetfighter.
Sgt. Dowling joined the R.A.F. as a ground mechanic in 1959. His new post will involve touring local schools and colleges in recruitment campaigns for the air force. He is married with two children and lives in Adams Close, Ampthill.


An article from the Leinster Leader of 22 February 1975 on Noel Dowling's winning jet design

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