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600530 - THE AVIATION HISTORIAN: Issue 30 - January 2020 - CHARMING THE SNAKE Airacobra: From RAF Reject to Soviet Hero

Published Quarterly by The Aviation Historian

Looks at the Decline and Fall of Handley Page

Airacobra: Hero of the Soviet Union - Dan Zamansky explains how the Bell P-39 found a new lease of life on the Eastern Front

The long career of the F-4D "Diesel" Phantom in Iran

Jean-Christophe Carbonel explores the work of Antoine Filippi, inventor of the "Cyrnos" rotary wing in the first of a new series on France's early aeronautical personalities

The Tu-104A in Czechoslovakia

From Flying to Spying part 1: Japan's interest in the 1930's in Portuguese Timor

Career of the De Havilland Venom in Sweden designated as J 33

Recollections of what the J 33 was like to fly by Bengt "Kavlinge" Lindwall

USAAF's Mediterranean Ferrets - the 16th RS's use of Boeing B-17's as German-radar-hunting "Ferrets" in the Mediterranean during WWII

Peter Lavender tells the story of the tragic and untimely death of his father, a Fleet Air Arm pilot.

Spirit of Australia looks at the lives of the four Ryan B.1 Broughams imported into Australia during the late 1920s

Tony Buttler describes Armstrong Whitworth's AW.58 series of supersonic research designs.

And more ........................................................

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Format Softback
Pages 130pp
Publication Date Out Now!

profusely illustrated throughout in colour and b/w

Width (mm)


Height (mm) 245
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