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Hurricane Hero
Ace photographer John Dibbs goes air-to-air with one of Britain’s best loved warbirds – Hawker Hurricane Mk.I R4118.

Little Friends
Three fighter pilots who flew with the US Eighth Air Force describe to Warren E Thompson the challenges of escorting bombers.

Ride The Lightning
Chris Gibson explains how the English Electric Lightning’s weaponry developed as the supersonic fighters encountered Soviet intruders.



SPOTLIGHT:
Messerschmitt Me 210/410

Origin and History

We recount the German fighter's history.

By Land And Sea
The discovery of a photo album enabled Erik Mannings to piece together the varied career of fighter pilot Geoff Booth.

Flying Cheetahs
Bush-strip lookouts equipped with gongs and gifts of wild cats as mascots - Steve Maclean details the colourful exploits of South Africa’s 2 Squadron.

AND MUCH MORE!

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