By David Gledhill
Phantom within the chilly battle focuses predominantly at the aircraft’s position as an air safeguard fighter, exploring the ways that it supplied the British contribution to the second one Allied Tactical Air strength at RAF Wildenrath, the house of Nos. 19 and ninety two Squadrons in the course of the chilly struggle. As along with his prior books, the writer, who flew the Phantom operationally, recounts the thrills, demanding situations and outcomes of working this occasionally temperamental jet at severe low-level over the West German nation-state, getting ready for a struggle which every person was hoping may by no means happen.
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Phantom in the Cold War: RAF Wildenrath 1977 - 1992 by David Gledhill