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RAF Canberra Units of the Cold War.

Author: Andrew Brookes; Chris Davey
Publisher: Oxford : Osprey Publishing Ltd, 2014.
Series: Osprey combat aircraft.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From its first public demonstration at the Farnborough Airshow of 1949, the English Electric Canberra bomber captured the attention of the aviation world. It could outmanoeuvre all the fighters of the time and it could climb way above their operating ceilings. Yet this Cold War equivalent of the Mosquito was simple to maintain and a delight to fly, although it could bite any pilot who did not treat it with respect.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Brookes, Andrew.
RAF Canberra Units of the Cold War.
Oxford : Osprey Publishing Ltd, 2014
(OCoLC)858956310
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Brookes; Chris Davey
ISBN: 9781782004134 1782004130 9781782004127 1782004122
OCLC Number: 881568995
Description: 1 online resource (217 pages).
Contents: Cover; Title; Contents; Chapter One: In the Beginning; Chapter Two: Binbrook and Beyond; Chapter Three: Training Days; Chapter Four: Photographic Memories; Chapter Five: The Suez Campaign; Chapter Six: Going Nuclear; Chapter Seven: Middle East and Far East; Chapter Eight: RAF Germany; Chapter Nine: Ultimate PR 9; Appendices; Colour Plates Commentary; Related Titles; Imprint.
Series Title: Osprey combat aircraft.

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From its first public demonstration at the Farnborough Airshow of 1949, the English Electric Canberra bomber captured the attention of the aviation world. It could outmanoeuvre all the fighters of  Read more...

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"This book will whet the interest of RAF fans in general, and in particular fans of the Canberra." --Aeroscale"Osprey does a great job of showing the development and changes from the early B.2 to the Read more...

 
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