British Phantoms - The Phantom FG Mk.1 and FGR Mk.2 in Royal Navy and RAF Service 1966-1978, by Patrick Martin

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British Phantoms - The Phantom FG Mk.1 and FGR Mk.2 in Royal Navy and RAF Service 1966-1978, by Patrick Martin
British Phantoms - The The Phantom FG Mk.1 and FGR Mk.2 in Royal Navy and RAF Service 1966-1978, by Patrick Martin

Published by Double Ugly Books, 160 pages. Hardback (N7239)

Brand New Book

This book covers the design, development and service introduction of the Phantom in Britain, and finishes with the decommissioning of HMS Ark Royal and the handover of the FG.1 to the RAF, as well as the change in roles of Phantom equipped RAF squadrons from 'ground attack/strike' to 'air defence' in 1978. Contents include:
 
Introduction
Requirement
Design & Development
Testing
Production
Eye Witness Report: Trans-Atlantic Deliveries
Into Service
Phantom FG.1 – Royal Navy 1968 to 1978
Daily Mail Atlantic Race 1969
Phantom FG.1 – Royal Air Force 1968 to 1978
Phantom FGR.2 – The Strike Role 1968 to 1973
Phantom FGR.2 – Transition Strike to Air Defence 1974 to 1978
Phantom Weapons
Phantom Finish & Markings
Prototypes – Finish and Markings
Royal Navy – Finish and Markings
Royal Navy – Unit Markings4
Royal Air Force – Finish and Markings 1968 to 1978
Training Units
Strike Squadrons
Air Defence Squadrons
Royal Air Force Unit Crests
Phantom Histories – Bases and Units
Phantom Bases
Phantom Test Units
Royal Navy Phantom Units
Royal Air Force Phantom Units 1969 to 1978
Training Units
Strike Squadrons
Appendix 1: HMS Ark Royal
Appendix 2: Camouflage Schemes
Appendix 3: RAF Phantom Operators
Appendix 4: Individual Aircraft Histories – Phantom YF-4K, F-4K and FG.1
Appendix 5: Abbreviations
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