Contents Listing - Articles & Features in this issue
TWILIGHT THUNDER Steve Beebee was among those plugging ears and grinning as a Lightning F.6 shook the earth at Bruntingthorpe. COMANCHE 'DEVIL' Frank B Mormillo profiles Thoughts of Midnite, a beautifully-restored P-38 Lightning. A COLONIAL WAR Eric Spence fought the Italians in Africa in 1940. He remembers battles conducted by locally recruited native troops, supported by obsolescent biplanes. BEATING AROUND THE 'BUSH' Terrorist insurgencies compelled Rhodesian forces to deploy into a neighbouring country. Wg Cdr Peter Briscoe describes an operation he was involved in that was doomed to failure. HURRICANE 'WIZARD' Norman Franks concludes his look at fighter pilot Caesar Hull's war. CONSTANT ENDEAVOUR Submarine hunting needed patience and finely-honed skills. Steve Turner talked to Flt Lt Geoff Shakespeare about his time on Coastal Command Liberators. REGULARS MUSEUMS - NEW YORK Nigel Price reports from the Cradle of Aviation Museum on hallowed aviation ground in Long Island. FLYPOST Readers' letters. 'OPS' BOARD Where to go, what to see. FROM THE WORKSHOP Vulcan XL426 is undergoing a major restoration in readiness for it to thrill the crowds at Southend once again. Phil Whalley reports. FINALS Liberators on the Fort Worth production line.