Technical Innovations Manual 1918 to 2018 – Insights into the design and use of 100 technical innovations that have benefitted the RAF in its first 100 years
This exciting manual showcases 100 incredible inventions and innovations that have kept the service at the forefront of technology for over 100 years and some of which, perhaps surprisingly, have found their way into our everyday lives.
From the jet engine to radar, from the ejector seat to the bouncing bomb, the HaynesRoyal Air Force 100 Technical Innovations Manualcontains a double-page spread on each innovation or technological advancement, detailing its development, history and its use. Over 300 photographs and drawings help bring each one to life.
Author: Jonathan Falconeris the author of more than 30 books on aspects of aviation and military history, including theD-Day Operations Manual,de Havilland Mosquito Manual(with Brian Rivas), theShort Stirling Manualand theHandley Page Halifax Manualfor Haynes. He is a senior commissioning editor with Haynes Publishing. He lives in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire