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Vickers Wellington 1936 to 1953 (all marks and models) owner's workshop manual : an insight into the history, development, production and role of the Second World War RAF bomber aircraft / Iain R. Murray.

By: Murray, Iain [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Haynes owners workshop manual series: Publisher: Yeovil, Somerset Haynes, 2012Copyright date: ©2012Description: 160 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 27 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780857338631; 0857338633.Other title: Vickers Wellington 1936 to 1953 (all marks and models).Subject(s): Vickers Wellington (Bomber) -- History | Vickers Wellington (Bomber) -- Conservation and restoration | Vickers Wellington (Bomber) -- Design and constructionGenre/Form: Handbooks and manuals.DDC classification: 623.7463 Summary: The twin-engine Vickers Wellington was one of the outstanding RAF bomber aircraft of the Second World War, as well as a capable maritime patrol aircraft and submarine hunter with Coastal Command. Centrepiece of this manual is Wellington Mk Ia, N2980, 'R' for Robert, one of only two surviving examples of the Wellington in the world and restored to display condition at the Brooklands Museum, Weybridge, Surrey. Iain Murray gives a fascinating insight into operating, flying and maintaining Barnes Wallis's geodetic wonder with the help of many rarely seen photographs and technical illustrations.
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The twin-engine Vickers Wellington was one of the outstanding RAF bomber aircraft of the Second World War, as well as a capable maritime patrol aircraft and submarine hunter with Coastal Command. Centrepiece of this manual is Wellington Mk Ia, N2980, 'R' for Robert, one of only two surviving examples of the Wellington in the world and restored to display condition at the Brooklands Museum, Weybridge, Surrey. Iain Murray gives a fascinating insight into operating, flying and maintaining Barnes Wallis's geodetic wonder with the help of many rarely seen photographs and technical illustrations.

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The twin-engine Vickers Wellington was one of the outstanding RAF bomber aircraft of the Second World War, as well as a capable maritime patrol aircraft and submarine hunter with Coastal Command. Centrepiece of this manual is Wellington Mk Ia, N2980, 'R' for Robert, one of only two surviving examples of the Wellington in the world and restored to display condition at the Brooklands Museum, Weybridge, Surrey. Iain Murray gives a fascinating insight into operating, flying and maintaining Barnes Wallis's geodetic wonder with the help of many rarely seen photographs and technical illustrations.

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