RAF 100 1918-2018: Technical Innovations Manual: Insights Into the Design and use of 100 Technical Innovations That Have Benefitted the RAF in Its First 100 Years :: Jonathan Falconer soon to be presented for sale on the excellent BookLovers of Bath web site!
Sparkford: Haynes Publishing, 2018, Hardback.
Includes: Black & white photographs; Colour photographs; Diagrams; Cutaways;
From the cover: Conceived during the First World War as a fighting service, the Royal Air Force (RAF) celebrates the centenary of its formation on 1 April 2018. From its earliest years the RAF has been at the forefront of developments in aviation technology and it continues to remain so as it enter its second century.
The RAF has been closely linked to several innovations that have also benefited the wider world radar and the jet engine spring readily to mind. In the 1930s it was also instrumental in the creation of the Dowding System the worlds first integrated command and control sy…
Pictorial boards. 212 pages. Index. Bibliography. 11″ x 8½”.
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