The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight pdf epub fb2

The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight by Richard Winslade pdf epub fb2

The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Author: Richard Winslade
Title: The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight
ISBN: 0752456512
ISBN13: 978-0752456515
Other Formats: azw lrf rtf doc
Pages: 168 pages
Publisher: The History Press (October 1, 2010)
Language: English
Category: Arts & Photography
Size PDF version: 1851 kb
Size EPUB version: 1397 kb
Subcategory: Photography & Video




The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight - otherwise known as the BBMF or simply 'the Flight' - is based at RAF Coningsby in Lincolnshire. Its collection of five Spitfires, two Hurricanes, a Lancaster and a Dakota, performs at flying displays the length and breadth of Britain during the summer air shows. Its Lancaster bomber is rare indeed, being one of only two airworthy examples in the world. In this book acclaimed aviation photographer, Richard Winslade has drawn together a selection of his very best photographs, showcasing one of the world's most important collections of airworthy historic aircraft. This lavishly illustrated tribute combines Richard's stunning color photography with a personal and insightful narrative. His involvement with the Flight over many years enables him to give us a unique window on this priceless national treasure.