By H. Leonard Thorne,Gill Griffin,Barry Griffin
Len presents not just an perception into the fantastic paintings performed by way of the try out pilots but additionally into the most well-known flyers of the RAF, with whom he labored, together with Wing Commander Al Deere and Spitfire Aces SL ‘Paddy’ Finucane, Ernie Ryder, and so on. Len’s diary for September 21 1942 files the 1st sighting of the dreaded FW190: ‘The pilot played a chain of quickly rolls…metaphorically sticking up the proverbial fingers.’ In may perhaps 1943 Len will be try out flying an identical kind after pilot Heinz Erhardt mistakenly landed one at Marston!
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A Very Unusual Air War: From Dunkirk to AFDU - the Diary and Log Book of Test Pilot by H. Leonard Thorne,Gill Griffin,Barry Griffin