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Air Classics
November 2017


On The COver

Hispano HA.1112-M1L Buchons over the English Channel. Photograph by Richard Paver

THIS MONTH

  • MISSION:  BURN  JAPAN
    Part Two of our history looks at how the combat role of the B-29 was drastically modified for a new mission — low-level fire-bombing / by James Thompson
  • SKYSHARK
    The XA2D was created as a replacement for the Skyraider, yet the design fell far short of its promises / by Marshall Wainwright
  • OPERATION BERLIN EXPRESS
    We interview Lee Lauderback to find out what it was like to fly the P-51B Berlin Express from the USA to Britain / by Michael O’Leary
  • WARBIRD AND CLASSIC REPORT
    Latest vintage aircraft news along with updates on the restoration of the MAPS Martin Marauder
  • WARBIRD AND CLASSIC REPORT - Spreading the Word
    Latest vintage aircraft news along with updates on the restoration of the MAPS Martin Marauder
  • DOWN  MEMORY’S  RUNWAY
    USAF aircraft in tactical camouflage / by Norm Taylor
  • Table of Contents 
    This month's Table of Contents