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RAF and aircraft design, 1923-1939

Colin Sinnott

RAF and aircraft design, 1923-1939

air staff-operational requirements

by Colin Sinnott

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Published by Frank Cass in London, Portland, OR .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Royal Air Force. -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Airplanes, Military -- Great Britain -- Design and construction.,
  • Military doctrine -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Air power -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementColin Sinnott.
    SeriesCass series--studies in air power -- 10
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUG1245.G7 S54 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 249 p. :
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22468226M
    ISBN 100714651583

    The RAF and Aircraft Design Air Staff Operational Requirements Author: Colin S. Sinnott Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/09/ This work examines the evolution of the RAF's operational requirements for its home defence air force - for bombers to mount a deterrent counter offensive and for fighters to provide direct defence of Britain. Sources and References The excellent Putnam book on Supermarine is still the main reference source but its scope was not concerned directly with Mitchell’s development during his two decades as Chief Designer – which must be inferred from its survey of the company’s aircraft. The Royal Air Force and Aircraft Design, -

      The Beginnings of Strategic Air Power by Neville Jones, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(3). Giulio Douhet and the Politics of Airpower. Jonathan Haslam Correspondence [email protected] Sinnott, The RAF and Aircraft Design – Air Staff Operational Requirements (London, ), Finding of the Air Staff Review, ibid., Ogorodnikov in Voina i Revolyutsiia, Book 12 (), Richard Muller, quoting from the Cited by: 1.

    Williamson Murray: The Nautical & Aviation Publishing: Air War Korea   Gentlemen. Examples of the oh so forward thinking of the Germans in in fighter design. Yep, I can just see how deluded those poor fools in .


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By tracing the development of operational requirements, the author exposes the thinking behind the RAF's quest for effective fighter and bomber aircraft. He describes the ideas and concepts of air warfare that were adopted in the s, and shows how these evolved into the Air Staff's requirements for the aircraft which the RAF entered and.

The Royal Air Force (RAF) is the United Kingdom's aerial warfare towards the end of the First World War on 1 Aprilit is the oldest independent air force in the world. Following victory over the Central Powers in the RAF emerged as, at the time, the largest air force in the world.

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Provides a Comprehensive Introduction to Aircraft Design with an Industrial Approach This book introduces readers to aircraft design, placing great emphasis on industrial practice. It includes worked out design examples for several different classes of aircraft, including Lear Tucano Turboprop Trainer, BAe Hawk and Airbus A The RAF and Aircraft Design Air Staff Operational Requirements1st Edition.

By Colin S Sinnott. This work examines the evolution of the RAF's operational requirements for its home defence air force - for bombers to mount a deterrent counter offensive and for. The RAF and Aircraft Design: Air Staff Operational Requirements (Studies in Air Power) Colin S Sinnott Published by Frank Cass Publishers ().

This is a link to Colin Sinnott's book on Google books that may work. The RAF and Aircraft Design, It seems to indicate that all the RAF bigwigs in the late 30's were determined to get the maximum number of bullets fired in 2 seconds rather than worry about the "weight of shot".

Royal Air Force Service Release Book ( Booklet) £ Add to basket. The Royal Air Force and Aircraft Design ( Hardback). I suggest that someone reads Colin Sinnoott's "The RAF and Aircraft design, " published by Frank Cass (studies in air power series) in (ISSN ) and rewrites the whole page.

Colin Sinnott explains that in the late s RAF policy evolved two classes of fighter; The "zone fighter" and the "interceptor".C: This article has been rated as C-Class on the.

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London: Frank Cass, ISBN Thetford, Owen. Aircraft of the Royal Air Force – London: Putnam, First edition, ISBN X. The first aircraft J was delivered to the A&AEE at RAF Martlesham Heath in and J, delivered the following year, was distinguished by having engine nacelles that extended aft of the trailing edge of the wing, the wing with duralumin spars and a metal-covered wing centre section, and a more rounded nose shape.

[2]Manufacturer: Westland Aircraft. Colin Sinnott's thesis has in fact been published in expanded form by Routledge. The title is 'The Royal Air Force and Aircraft Design ' subtitled 'Air Staff Operational Requirements'.

Paperback ISBN A very interesting read. The 'wingspan restricted by hanger door width' myth is shown to be just that - mythical.Interested readers should also consider Richard Overy's classic 'The Air War ' which covers some of the same ground, in less depth but for all major countries involved, and Colin Sinnott's excellent 'The RAF and Aircraft Design ' which perfectly complements Richie's book.5/5(1).The Royal Air Force’s (RAF) Fighter Command applied its strategy at what today is known as the operational level of war, but its success literally under fire in was a critically essential enabler for much else that : Colin Gray.