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Testing to the Limits

British Test Pilots Since 1910, vol. 2: James to Zurakowski

Ken Ellis

This second volume includes the multi-talented Harald Penrose, who tested hundreds of aircraft and even built his own sailplane, and Joseph ‘Mutt’ Summers, who tested the prototype Spitfire on its maiden 1936 flight and told the engineers ‘Don’t touch anything’.

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  • Publisher: Crecy
  • Year: 2016
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 236pp
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • Dimensions: 278x214mm
  • ISBN: 9780859791854
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 1.5kg
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