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Fighter Command, 1936-1968 : an operational and historical record

Author: Ken Delve
Publisher: Barnsley : Pen & Sword Aviation, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a comprehensive reference to the structure, operation, aircraft, and men of Fighter Command from its formation in 1936 to 1968, when it became part of Strike Command. It includes descriptions of many notable defensive and offensive campaigns, the many types of aircraft used, weapons, and airfields. The main sections of the book include a general historical introduction and overview, operations, operational  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Delve
ISBN: 9781844156139 1844156133
OCLC Number: 137313540
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 374 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents: Development, roles, and history --
Operations --
Operational groups --
Aircrew training --
Operational aircraft.
Responsibility: Ken Delve.

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