The Merlin Engine Spitfires Handbook

£8.99
ITEM CODE: 25696
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Facsimile Pilot's Notes from c.1942-44 give the inside story of the most iconic aeronautical combination in history: the 'Merlin’ engine-powered Spitfires, with their distinctive r...
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Facsimile Pilot's Notes from c.1942-44 give the inside story of the most iconic aeronautical combination in history: the 'Merlin’ engine-powered Spitfires, with their distinctive roar and spine-tingling speed. Climb inside the cock-pit with reproductions of control diagrams and textual handling notes, as used by the pilots of the day. Presenting the progression from the Mk1, Mk9 and, the ultimate fighter, the Mk16 Spitfire from 1943 with its American-built Packard Merlin 266 engine. With increased power, performance and agile capability this is a fascinating collection of original guidance.
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Hardback
20 x 15cm
144 pages
Illustrated with black-and-white cock-pit diagrams
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Overall product rating 5/5
09 June 2021
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Perfect present for someone who is fascinated by everything aeronautical.