British Experimental Turbojet Aircraft (Crowood Aviation Series) (Paperback)

By Barry Jones

The Crowood Press UK, 9781861268600, 208pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2007

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Description

From pioneering jets to the foundations of some of today's most successful aircraft, the experimental aircraft of the post-war years represent the most exciting years of British aviation. This book tells their remarkable stories, of the triumphs and frustrations of experimentation at the cutting edge of aeronautical design.


About the Author

Barry Jones left the RAF to become an artist for the Inter Services Aircraft Recognition Journal folled by five years with Flight magazine and six years in the Technical Publication Dept at Vickers Armstrong. He is a regular contributor to Aeroplane Monthly.