1. Wing Commander Ken Wallis, MBE, dies at 97

    By Helmut Schierer on 2013-09-04

    Wing Commander Kenneth Horatio Wallis, MBE, died on last Sunday. A passionate aviator, veteran of WWII and an enthusiastic developer of the autogyro design, Wallis became most famous for his stunt work on 1967’s  ‘You Only Live Twice’. His work in aerial reconnaissance continued well past his retirement from active RAF duty in 1964 and involved various missions for police and scientific research.


    Little Nellie will have to find her own course now.