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The Avro Arrow story : the revolutionary airplane and its courageous test pilots

Author: Bill Zuk
Publisher: Canmore, Alta. : Altitude Pub. Canada, 2004.
Series: Amazing stories (Canmore, Alta.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of A.V. Roe Canada and their development of the Avro Arrow, a revolutionary new jet fighter, and its subsequent termination by the government.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Zuk
ISBN: 1551539780 9781551539782
OCLC Number: 56011901
Description: 142 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Prologue --
1. The beginning of the end --
2. In the footfalls of Titans --
3. Building the team --
4. Test flying at Avro Canada --
5. The greatest of them all --
6. Pushing the envelope --
7. Genesis of the Arrow --
8. Flying the Arrow --
9. "Black Friday" --
10. Desperate times --
11. Legend or myth? --
Epilogue.
Series Title: Amazing stories (Canmore, Alta.)
Responsibility: Bill Zuk.

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The story of A.V. Roe Canada and their development of the Avro Arrow, a revolutionary new jet fighter, and its subsequent termination by the government.

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