Southport business Lattimer featured in Telegraph April 14th, 2014 admin Latest News Shares Comments Dummy RAF bombs keep engineering firm on target Supplying machines for glass bottling industry provides the regular work Precision engineer Lattimer’s sideline goes down a bomb – literally. The business based in Southport, Lancashire, makes 1,000lb MK22 practice bombs used by the RAF for its Tornados and Typhoons. For full story please click link below. www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/economics/10764250/Dummy-RAF-bombs-keep-engineering-firm-on-target.html The bombs, which are also sold to foreign air forces, have to mimic the exact characteristics of the real thing. If Lattimer’s bombs varied in weight, centre of gravity and aerodynamics from the live ones, then they could affect the way the jets fly. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Related Comments comments!