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By Tony Buttler

A huge variety of fighter tasks were drawn through British businesses during the last fifty years, yet only a few have become undefined, and extremely little has been released approximately those interesting "might-have-beens". This publication makes wide use of formerly unpublished, primary-source material-much lately declassified. It provides an perception right into a mystery global the place the general public has had little notion of what used to be occurring, whereas while featuring a coherent national photograph of fighter improvement and evolution. specific emphasis is put on smooth layout competitions and a few of the occasions that resulted in sure airplane both being canceled or produced. a few of the many and sundry forms integrated are the Hawker P.1103/P.1136/P.1121 sequence, and the Fairey "Delta III". The booklet comprises many illustrations, plus specifically commissioned renditions of "might-have-been" varieties in modern markings.

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