British Naval Aviation: The First 100 Years

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Tim Benbow
Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., 2011 - History - 235 pages
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Drawing on historical research, this collection takes a broadly chronological approach which allows a scholarly examination of key themes from across the history of British naval aviation. The subjects tackled include the long-standing controversies over the control of naval air power.
  

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British Naval Aviation The First 100 Years
1
Seamen or Airmen? The Early Days of British Naval Flying
7
Air Force Fleet Air Arm or Armoured Corps? The Royal Naval Air Service at War
27
Competing Visions The Admiralty the Air Ministry and the Role of Air Power
57
The Fleet Air Arm and the Struggle for the Mediterranean 194044
79
New Tricks for Old Sea Dogs British Naval Aviation in the Pacific 194445
99
British Naval Aviation and the Radical Review 195355
125
Limited War and Crisis Management Naval Aviation in Action from the Korean War to the Falklands Conflict
151
The Battle for CVA01
177
More Than Just Spare Airfields Defence Policy Defence Reviews and the Queen Elizabethclass Aircraft Carriers
197
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