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A range of different books, magazines and websites have been used by Classic Warbirds as references for our plane profiles, articles, aviation map and social media postings. These have been listed below in three sections, books and magazines, websites and other resources.

Books and Magazines

British Aircraft of World War 2 by David Mondey
American Aircraft of World War 2 by David Mondey
Axis Aircraft of World War 2 by David Mondey
The Curtiss P-40 1939 - 1945 by Anis Elbied and Daniel Laurelut
Spitfire Evolution by Paul Beaver
Spitfire Manual 1940 - Edited by Dilip Sarkar
Vulcan 607 by Rowland White
The Royal Air Force - Volume 2: An Encyclopedia of the Inter-War Years 1930-1939 - By Ian Philpott
Spitfire - The Autobiography by Jon E. Lewis
Spitfire vs Bf 109 - Battle of Britain - By Tony Holmes
The Battle of Britain - By James Holland
Hurricane: Victor of the Battle of Britain by Leo McKinstry
War Planes of the Second World War - Fighters, Volume One by William Green
The Battle of Britain: A Miscellany by Norman Ferguson
The Hurricane Story by Peter R March
The Most Dangerous Enemy by Stephen Bungay
Bomber Boys by John Sweetman
The Spitfire Story by Peter R March
The Spitfire Story by Alfred Price
Hawker Hurricane Mk I - V by Martyn Chorlton
The Lancaster Story by Peter R March

Spitfire 75 - Flypast special
Aeroplane - September 2011
Aeroplane - January 2013
Aeroplane Database - Westland Lysander
Aeroplane Company Profile - Fairey
Aeroplane Company Profile - Supermarine
Aeroplane Company Profile - Vickers
Flypast - January 2013
Aviation Classics - Hawker Hurricane
Flypast - April 2016
Aviation Classics - Avro Shackleton
Flypast - October 2013
Aeroplane Icons: Westland Lysander
Aeroplane Company Profile - Avro 1910 - 1963 Military Types
V-Force - Ready for the Unthinkable
Aeroplane Special - Vulcan
Flypast - October 2014
Flypast - November 2014
Britain at War - September 2014
Aeroplane Monthly - October 2014
Aeroplane Illustrated - Spitfire
Aeroplane - UK Aviation Museums 2015
D-Day RAF - The RAF's Part in the Great Invasion by Clive Rowley
Focke-Wulf Fw 190 - Aviation Classics
Famous Fighters of World War 2
Flypast - January 2012
Flypast - July 2012
Aeroplane - June 2015
Famous Fighters of World War 1
Aeroplane - May 2012
Aeroplane - August 2016
RAF BBMF Memorial Flight Club Magazine - Issue unknown
RAF Salute - Battle of Britain
Britain at War Magazine - Issue unknown
Aeroplane Company Profile - Bristol
Flypast Wellington Special
Aeroplane UK Aviation Museums Guide 2017
Flypast - August 2011
Flypast - April 2012
Flypast - February 2017
Flypast - August 2015
Aeroplane Company Profile - de Havilland
RAF BBMF Official Yearbook 2016
RAF Salute 2015
Flypast Aviation Guide 2018
Aeroplane - January 2018
Flypast - February 2015
Aeroplane - September 2013
Flypast - June 2013
Aviation Archive Battle of Britain - RAF and Luftwaffe Aircraft of the Battle
Flypast - March 2014
Aeroplane - June 2016
Flypast - June 2018
Spitfire at 80
Aeroplane - January 2019
Flypast - January 2017
Aeroplane Company Profile - North American
Aeroplane - February 2019
Aeroplane - April 2019
Flypast - September 2017
Flypast - June 2019
Aeroplane - September 2012
D-Day 75 - The RAF's Part in the Great Invasion
Aviation Classics - Battle of Britain
Aeroplane - September 2010
Flypast - August 2018
Flypast - November 2013
Flypast - December 2015
Aeroplane Icons - Short Sunderland

Other Resources

2011 Duxford Airshow programme
Boulton Paul Association
Duxford Battle of Britain DVD
2014 Duxford D-Day Airshow Programme
Eduard Transfers
Royal Air Force Museum, Cosford
Battle of Britain Trail, Kent brochure
Aviation Memorials in Nottingham brochure
Sydney Morning Herald - 5th July 1950
Dunkirk and the Battle of France and Flanders 1939 - 1940 Archive British Radio Recordings

Websites

wwiivechicles.com
wikipedia.org
shuttleworth.org
airhistory.org.uk
rjmitchell-spitfire.co.uk
historyofwar.org
daveswarbirds.com/blackcats
p40warhawk.com
mustangsmustangs.com
boeing.com
centuryofflight.net
raf.mod.uk
fleetairarmarchive.net
nationalmuseum.af.mil
militaryairshows.co.uk
warbirdalley.com
aero-web.org
warbirddepot.com
miltaryplanes.co.uk
hawkertempest.se
voughtaircraft.com
fighter-collection.com
ww2total.com
bywat.co.uk/cantitle.html
uh.edu/engines/epi2431.htm
unrealaircraft.com
abacuspub.com
olympicflightmuseum.com
fantasyofflight.com
navalaviationmuseum.org
aeroflight.co.uk
military-aircraft.org.uk
aviastar.org
ww2drawings.jexiste.fr
clavework-graphics.co.uk
war-paint.net
freespace.virgin.net/john.dell/
historicaircraftcollection.ltd.uk
airpages.ru
shoreham-aircraft-museum.co.uk
warbirdsresourcegroup.org
collections.naval.aviation.museum
vicflintham.co.uk
internethobbies.com
sonsofdamien.co.uk
joebaugher.com
k5054.com
raafawa.org.uk
2175atc.co.uk
lancaster-archive.com
lincsaviation.co.uk
tgplanes.com
cmchant.com
aviation-history.com
ww2db.com
thedambusters.org.uk
myweb.tiscali.co.uk/hphalifax
airforce.gov.au
strijdbewijs.nl/birds/spitfire/Spitfireshome.htm
pilotfriend.com
sas1946.com
military.cz
thunder-and-lightnings.co.uk
avrovulcan.com
ww2pacific.com
warplane.com
warthunder.com
401squadron.boardforum.ca
3dhistory.co.uk
rafupwood.co.uk
junobeach.org
axishistory.com
aeroresource.co.uk
chch.com
globalaviationresource.com
itv.com
vulcantothesky.org
warbirdtails.wordpress.com
bbc.co.uk
faqs.org
rafmuseum.org.uk
awm.gov.au
aarg.com.au
pewteraircraft.com
historycentral.com
wikimapia.org
fiddlersgreen.net
militaryfactory.com
tracesofwar.com
tangmere-museum.org.uk
twitter.com/AHB_RAF
bcar.org.uk
historylearningsite.co.uk
britishlegion.org.uk
ospreypublishing.com
arc-duxford.co.uk
rafcommands.com
hangar10.de
me109.airwar.1946.nl
bofb1940.blogspot.co.uk
fighter-collection.com
corgi.co.uk
facebook.com/FlyNavyHeritageTrust
ww2today.com
c20society.org.uk
waymarking.com
geograph.org.uk
aviationtrails.wordpress.com
aviationlinks.co.uk
aviationmuseum.net
iwm.org.uk
ukserials.com
seethingtower.org
warmemorialsonline.org
ukairfieldguide.net
peakdistrictaircrashes.co.uk
visitlincolnshire.com
gatwick-aviation-museum.co.uk
suffolkmuseums.org
battleofbritain1940.net
independent.co.uk
bbc.co.uk
wehrmacht-history.com
southampton.gov.uk
airtattoo.com
bentleypriorymuseum.org.uk
history.com
historynet.com
nelsam.org.uk
abandonedspaces.com
polishsquadronsremembered.com
abct.org.uk
baesystems.com
bombercommandmuseum.ca
mossie.org
dehavillandmuseum.co.uk
twitter.com/I_W_M
twitter.com/homefrontmuseum
roc-heritage.co.uk
hsfeatures.com
8theast.org
ww2incolor.com
warbirds.wikia.com
vintagewings.ca
twitter.com/rafmuseum
384thbombgroup.com
americanairmuseum.com
b24bestweb.com
raf-lincolnshire.info
theoccupationdetectives.com
ordredelaliberation.fr
france1940.free.fr
heritagecalling.com
londonremembers.com
exploring-london.com
peoplesmosquito.org.uk
ww2nation.com
twitter.com/controltowernc
k5083.mistral.co.uk
sunderlandecho.com
arcre.com
bl.uk
pdsa.org.uk
charlesmccain.com
amesgroup.co.uk
rpra.org
historychannel.com.au
twitter.com/navalhistorian
thisdayinaviation.com
hyperscale.com
airforce.mil.nz
scale-model-aircraft.com
ww2pro.com
vintageaviationecho.com
surfcity.kund.dalnet.se
me109.info
wardrawings.be
tailsthroughtime.com
ejectorseats.co.uk
pbycatalina.com
uboat.net
liverpoolremembrance.weebly.com
canadianaerospace.weebly.com
internetmodeler.com
nationalcoldwarexhibition.org
fradu-hunters.co.uk
historyhit.com
spitfireperformance.com
flyaspitfire.com
spitfiresite.com
kingstonaviation.org
sixsqnassociation.org.uk
kiwimodeller.com
acesofww2.com
j-aircraft.com
hawkerrestorations.co.uk
facebook.com/BBMF.Official
fleetairarm.com
adf-serials.com.au
defenceoftherealm.wordpress.com
memorialflightclub.com
parliament.uk
pacificwrecks.com
twitter.com/rafassociation
cambsaviationheritage.org.uk
rafweb.org
ipmsgreatplains.org
beforetempsford.org.uk
thenorthernecho.co.uk
rafbf.org
35squadron.wordpress.com
thegrowler.org.uk
ipmsstockholm.se
maltaaviationmuseum.com
twitter.com/royalairforce
facebook.com/merlinai57


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