The Conversation Hour with Jon Faine

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Known for his provocative and probing debate, quick wit and willingness to ask the stickiest of questions, Jon Faine delivers thought-provoking radio.


Tales of rescue on the high sea

May 19th, 2015

Episode 183 of 562 episodes

At 17, Jerry Grayson was the youngest pilot in British Royal Navy. Over the next 8 years he would also become its most decorated after playing a central role in rescuing sailors caught in the disastrous 1979 Fastnet yacht race disaster. Now he's written a book about his time as a rescue pilot.

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