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Tempest squadrons of the RAF

Tempest squadrons of the RAF


by Chris Thomas
17th November, 2016

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Hawker's charismatic Tempest V entered RAF service just in time to be the most successful counter to the V1 flying bomb assault on southern England in the summer of 1944. With more than 800 of the robot missiles to its credit, Tempest V units then crossed the Channel to lock horns with the best the Luftwaffe had to offer - Fw 190D-9s, Ta 152s, Me 262s and Bf 109G/Ks - achieving an impressive kill/loss ratio in aerial combat. With incredibly detailed aircraft profiles and exciting combat reports this title covers the full history of Tempest squadrons, from their initial design and combat experience in World War 2 through to their post-war role and the eventual decline of this iconic British fighter.

Details & Specs

Series: Combat aircraft


Author: Chris Thomas


Publisher: Osprey Publishing


Format: Paperback


ISBN: 9781472814548


Publication Date: 17th November, 2016


Pages: 96


Dimensions: 248 x 184 x 7 mm


Notes: illustrations (black and white, and colour)


Availability: Available, usually dispatched within 6 days


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