Robert Owen is an aviation historian and the Official Historian of the No. 617 Squadron Association. A Trustee of both this Association and the Barnes Wallis Memorial Trust, he has contributed to numerous publications and television documentaries. He is currently a postgraduate research student with the University of Huddersfield Arms and Armour Research Group.
'Robert Owen describes in detail the extraordinary career of this young and enigmatic pilot.' (RAF News, July 2014) 'A commendably detailed work - Robert Owen has pieced together Maudslay's extraordinary career with great authority.' (Flypast Magazine, September 2014)