Tributes paid to pilot killed in helicopter pub crash

By Paul Ward

Published: 09/12/2013

Moving tributes have been paid to the pilot killed in the Glasgow helicopter crash as around 700 mourners attended his funeral.

A week after the tragedy that claimed nine lives, David Traill, 51, was described as “the greatest friend a man could hope for” in the service at Glasgow University.

Friends, family and former colleagues from the RAF and the emergency services gathered at Bute Hall for the memorial led by Reverend Stuart MacQuarrie.

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