Duxford and the Big Wings 1940-45: RAF and USAAF Fighter

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It will serve as a guide to helicopters and everything you might want to know about them. The hallmarks of a fighter are its small size relative to contemporary types, speed and maneuverability. One of the systems they were testing was the "INFANT" (UM-1M "HUEY") which influenced the design of the NOTTS patch. If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. Early figural metal badges, like a Transcontinental Air Transport (TAT) pin with its Native American headdress logo, are sought for their rarity and their aesthetic appeal.

Pages: 304

Publisher: Pen and Sword; First Edition edition (October 22, 2009)

ISBN: 1848840241

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