FIGHTING IN THE AIR
Instructions for British Fighter Pilots 1916 - 1945
RAF Museum Publication
Group Captain Sir Douglas Bader – WW2 Ace and Wing Leader
AVM Johnnie Johnson – Spitfire Wing Leader & Top RAF ace WWII
Lord Balfour of Inchyre – WW1 ace and later a politician
Jeremy Howard Williams – Night Fighter pilot 604 Sqn
Philip Lucas GM – Hawker Chief Test Pilot 1940-46
Arms and Armour Press. First edition 1978. 347 pages and photos.
Fine condition hardback book. Clean bright and tight with a fine DJ. Almost as new.
This book is a compilation of official instructions to pilots on aerial combat techniques from the First World War through to the Second. It is an authentic perspective on the development of aerial warfare over 30 years.
Signed at the book launch at the RAF Museum in 1978, this is a fascinating book to dip into for those top tips necessary to stay alive in a dog-fight and survive long enough to become an ace….