TSR2
  • Author : Damien Burke
  • Release Date : 15 January 2011
  • Publisher : Crowood Press UK
  • Genre : Transportation
  • Pages : 336
  • ISBN 13 : 184797211X
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More than forty years after its cancellation, the BAC TSR2 is still a controversial aircraft. Years ahead of its time, it was abruptly cancelled by a new government when flight testing had only just begun. This fascinating new book describes in detail the aircraft, its history and the events of its cancellation. Many unseen photographs and diagrams support the detailed text, which benefits from extensive research in the BAC archives and access to newly rediscovered material.

TSR2

TSR2

Author : Damien Burke
Publisher : Crowood Press UK
Genre : Transportation
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More than forty years after its cancellation, the BAC TSR2 is still a controversial aircraft. Years ahead of its time, it was abruptly cancelled by a new government when flight testing had only just begun. This fascinating new book describes in detail the aircraft, its history and the events of ...

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