Contents

I - TRAINING

1 Early Stirrings

2 The Long Wait to Initial Training Wing

3 The Gathering of the 'White Flash' Boys

4 A Pleasure Cruise on an Ocean-Going Liner - Or Two

5 Home of the Brave and Land of the Plenty

6 A Short Stay in the UK

 

II - THE WAR YEARS

7 A Safari in Africa

8 An Exploration of India and Burma

 

III - DISPLAY FLYING

9 The First Jet Aerobatic Team

10 The First Jet Crossing of the Atlantic

11 More Aerobatic Teams

IV - INSTRUCTION

12 Instruction for the Young

13 Instruction for the Old

 

V - TRIALS FLYING

14 Boscombe Down and A V Roe

 

VI - EPILOGUE

15 Ministry of Supply - RDT3

Addendum

Glossary

Picture Gallery

Contact