Aircraft of the Royal Air Force since 1918 by Owen Thetford

By Owen Thetford

First released in 1957, this revised variation with new pictures and increased textual content additionally encompasses a a revised and augmented number of three-view drawings. This e-book presents a entire consultant to each airplane ever utilized by the RAF because the institution in April 1918 to the current day, starting from the Snipe and Bristol Fighter of worldwide warfare I and the Nineteen Twenties, to the twister and Eurofighter 2000 of recent occasions. All features are coated, together with normal evolution, carrier historical past, the personalities concerned, allocation to squadrons, technical and function info, serial quantity information and creation information. the most important RAF plane are supplemented through a long appendix protecting all miscellaneous varieties, from the Airspeed Courier to the EH a hundred and one helicopter. The booklet additionally encompasses different major topics, corresponding to civil airplane inspired for wartime provider, RAF gliders, nuclear guns and missiles, Orders of conflict, and inventories of RAF plane on power at key dates in its heritage.

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