The Resource RCAF war prize flights, German and Japanese warbird survivors, Harold A. Skaarup, (ebook)

RCAF war prize flights, German and Japanese warbird survivors, Harold A. Skaarup, (ebook)

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RCAF war prize flights, German and Japanese warbird survivors
Title
RCAF war prize flights, German and Japanese warbird survivors
Statement of responsibility
Harold A. Skaarup
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This handbook concerns the collection of Air Technical Intelligence, and the test flying of war prizes carried out by two RCAF bomber pilots who were posted to the Royal Aircraft Establishment's Foreign Aircraft Flight, Farnborough, in the United Kingdom in May 1945. Their primary task was to visit former Luftwaffe airfields, and to find and fly back any aircraft they deemed worthy of evaluation. The list of aircraft found here does not include every German combat aircraft of the Second World War, as it focuses on those warbirds captured and flown by members of the RCAF, or sent to Canada as war prizes. Very few of these rare aircraft exist today, and therefore, information on known locations where German, Japanese and Italian warbird survivors may be found is included. As a member of the Canadian Aviation Preservation Association and the Canadian Aviation Artists Association, the author strongly supports the preservation of Canada's aviation heritage. The primary intent of this handbook is to provide information for aviation artists and enthusiasts looking for that unusual never before painted military aviation subject, and to support the efforts of those engaged in the search for those missing warbirds for which no examples currently exist
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Skaarup, Harold A
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Canada
  • Airplanes, Military
  • Airplanes, Military
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
RCAF war prize flights, German and Japanese warbird survivors, Harold A. Skaarup, (ebook)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780595840052
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12073507
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12073507
System control number
MWT12073507
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
RCAF war prize flights, German and Japanese warbird survivors, Harold A. Skaarup, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780595840052
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12073507
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12073507
System control number
MWT12073507
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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