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Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Tony Wilson
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-06 - Publisher:

Progress on the English Electric Canberra was the main topic of a report written by W E W 'Teddy' Petter on June 17, 1948, but a final paragraph headed 'High Speed Fighter' said, 'Requirements for a high speed fighter are being sent to us...There would probably be two or three
English Electric/BAC Lightning Mks 1-6
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Kev Darling
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-01 - Publisher: Lulu.com

The English Electric Lightning was the only British built fighter capable of Mach 2 to enter RAF service. Although frustrated by British officialdom the Lightning did serve with the RSAF and Kuwait. The only flying examples are now at Thunder City in South Africa.
Upward and Onward
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Bob Cossey
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-19 - Publisher: Casemate Publishers

John Howe started his flying career in the post-war South African Air Force, learning to fly on Tiger Moths, Harvards and Spitfires. He was posted to No 2 Squadron SAAF and sent to Korea to fly with South Africa's contribution to the war in support of the UN forces. This
English Mechanics and the World of Science
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Bob Cossey
Categories: Technology
Type: BOOK - Published: 1883 - Publisher:

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Scientific and Technical Aerospace Reports
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Bob Cossey
Categories: Aeronautics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher:

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