061139 - LAST TAKE OFF: A Record of Aircraft Losses 1950-53
Companion volume to “Lost to Service” and “To Fly No More”. Includes a summary of the loss of about 1,800 aircraft including a civil trooping aircraft operating with an RAF serial no. Does not cover non-RAF combat losses in or around Korea where 10 RAF crews were killed serving with either the RAAF or USAF. Also includes a resume of the principal features of the RAF in the early 1950’s, an outline of some of the safety considerations and accident causes, index by aircraft type, date of loss and serial no.