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Vol.1 No.1 May 1962
We make our debut by AVM Sir Robert George; Britain wants to get into the space race by W F Hilton; Blimps are Booming by Lord Ventry; New Developments – aviation industry news; De Havilland DH-121 “Trident” by Jacques Gambu and Jean Perard (3-view line drwg, detail sketches); The problems posed by supersonic transport aircraft by Guy Amouroux; The Potez-Heinkel CM-191 by Jacques Gambu and Jean Perard (3-view line drwg, cutaway line drwg); The Crusader – F-8 feature; The quiet thinker and his brilliant project – the Barnes Wallis Swallow by James Hay Stevens; History of Bombing – From 1912 (Italo-Turkish war) to the end of 1915 by Andre Bie; Aircraft Types – 3-view silhouette and details of Croses “Pouplume”, Bleriot Spad 91-7 C1, Bennett Aviation “Airtruck”, Gourdou-Leseurre 430 B1; La Llagone – the foremost high altitude gliding centre by Michel Battarel; A Flying Start by Richard Serjeant; Air-Transport Affairs; All Our Yesterdays – historic events by Andre Bie; Legends of the Air: 1 Feet of Clay by Ben Trovato; Echo of a Great Past – Fairey’s Heath Row by B J Hurren; The Equipment Industry
Vol.1 No.2 June 1962
Combine and Conquer by Oliver Stewart; History of Bombing (2) – The Lessons of 1915 by Andre Bie; High Speed and Human Vision by Gerard Juin; Hanging on the Vortices – slender delta wings and the H.P.115 aircraft by James Hay Stevens; Left Hand, Right Hand – cockpit controls by Richard Sergent; New Developments – aviation industry news; Matra, France’s Air-to-Air Missile; Into The Void – book review by B J Hurren; The Convair “Atlas” – ICBM by Jacques Gambu and Jean Perard; The Breguet Br 1150 “Atlantic” (cutaway line drwg, 3-view line drwg, detail sketches); SEPR present “Phaeton”, a powered satellite by Jacques Gambu (2 diagrams); Civil and military interest in the Wallis autogiro; Aircraft Types – 3-view silhouette and details of Gyrodyne DSN-1, AVI 205; The Equipment Industry; Sales success at Sywell by Alan E Piper; World Air Routes by Jean-Marie Riche; Legends of the Air: 2 The Big Flop by Ben Trovato; Air Transport Affairs – airline news; All Our Yesterdays – historic events by Andre Bie; Breguet 941 col photo
Vol.1 No.3 July 1962
Great Britain, the Common Market and the Policy for European Air Transport by Jean-Marie Riche; Ad Astra – the Air Training Corps by Alan E Piper; Where The Slide Rules Get Red Hot – the National Physical Laboratory by B J Hurren; British Efforts Bring Results – Bristol 188 & VC 10; New Developments – aviation industry news; The BC-4 Terraplane, the first French Hovercraft; All Our Yesterdays – historic events by Andre Bie; Jetstar – Lockheed bizjet by Jean Perard (small sectional drwg); Aircraft Types – 3-view silhouette and details of Kindermann helicopter, Aero Boreo 95; Mountain Air Services: A Reality – Porter operations by Jean Perard; Mountain travellers: Pilatus Porter and Turbo-Porter by Jean Perard and Gerard Billy (cutaway line drwg, 3-view line drwg); The Moon’s Surface by Georges Sourine (+ astronautics news); Danger of accidental decompressions by Gerard Juin; Advanced Propulsion Techniques by Jacques Lecarme; The Vigilante – North American A3J; Outbreak of Aerobatics Fever by Oliver Stewart (6 diagrams); Lunar and Planetary missiles will use two-stage formula by Albert Ducrocq (2 diagrams); Legends of the Air: 3 Most Marvellous by Ben Trovato; The Equipment Industry; Air Transport Affairs – airline news by Alan E Piper; History of Bombing (3) by Andre Bie
Vol.1 No.4 August 1962
Always Look Forward by F R Banks; Such Stuff As Aeroplanes Are Made Of – aircraft structures by Marcus Langley; Hispano-Suiza Golden Jubilee by Jacques Gambu; New Developments – aviation industry news; Hughes 269A; The Bristol Type 188 is Now Flying; Trouble in Paradise by B J Hurren; The Equipment Industry; Flying a Modern Air Liner: On the ground – flight simulators by Jean Grampaix; The Problems Faced by Swissair in putting “Coronados” into service by Jean Grampaix; Air Transport Affairs – Derby Airways by Alan E Piper; The Rod in Pickle – London Airport congestion by Guy Garston; New show routine by the Royal Navy; Take Your Pick: A Pride of Light Aeroplanes – survey of many types; Oriental Optimum – Hong Kong Airport; Wing of China by Robert Carr; All Our Yesterdays – historic events by Andre Bie; History of Bombing (4) by Andre Bie (4 diagrams); Spotters Delight – rare aircraft photos & captions; A Phantom Aeroplane flies again… – 1911 London Paris flight by Grenville Manton; Big Ears – overheard comments by Guy Garston; Legends of the Air: 4 Some Mule by Ben Trovato
Vol.1 No.5 September 1962
Message by Julian Amery, Minister of Aviation; Good Viewing by Pierre F Laureys; We’ve Come a Long Way – 50 years of progress by B J Hurren; Farnborough Panorama – RAE facilities by Barry Nott; Farnborough – and all that; “Planes on the” Plain; Ten Year Flashback; Further Outlook: Clear – windscreens by D C Jenkins and L J Warren; Spotlight on Defence – British Armed Forces by BJH; The SBAC by Edward Bowyer; Talk Man Talks – SBAC show commentator by Oliver Stewart; V.H.O. Views – senior Air Ministry opinions; Vickers VC-10 by Jacques Gambu and Jean Perard (cutaway line drwg, 3-view line drwg, detail sketches); The Quiet Art – aerial photography by Victor Laws; AVMAG has its eye on 74 – 74 Sqn Lightning photos; Origins of British Air Power; Accident Aftermath – air accident investigations by Air Cdre Sir Vernon Brown; The B.L.E.U. Automatic Landing System; Top Secret 56 Years Ago – Dunne tail-less biplane by Grenville Manton; Books – book reviews; Legends of the Air:5 In a Safe Hotel by Ben Trovato; World’s first Passenger Hover coach Service by Guy Garston; Cri du Coeur; The Equipment Industry; No One to Man the Boats – RAF Felixstowe base by Oliver Stewart; The Visionaries – pre-1900 pioneers by Clarence Winchester; War Against Weight – aircraft instruments wieght reduction
Vol.1 No.6 October 1962
Opportunity Knocks by Sir Robert George; The Chance of a Lifetime – British VTOL projects by B J Hurren; For the Farnborough Record – photo feature; Story of No.74 Squadron; Fred’s Five – Royal Naval Fighter School Aerobatic Team 1962; Round About; Book Review; Look! No engine – sport gliding by Allan Edwards; Legends of the Air (6) Trigger Happy by Ben Trovato; The Famous Unknown Aerodynamicist – Alexandre Eiffel by Marcus Langley; What Price Flying? – cost of private flying by Richard Serjeant; The Piper “Aztec” B by Jacques Gambu and Jean Perard (3-view line drwg, cutaway line drwg); 25 hours 53 minutes with a grandfather named Max Conrad by Jacques Donot; A Dram of Realism – private aircraft operation experiences by Mark Goodson; The Equipment Industry; A Boat with Wings Bensen Gyro Glider Boat; Polar Landing Grounds – Antarctic airfields by R Chauchon; British Hovercraft – survey; Co-operation can extend bargain flights by Jean-Marie Riche; All Our Yesterdays – historic events by Andre Bie; History of Bombing (5) – 1917-1918 by Andre Bie (1 diagram); Service with a smile – BOAC passenger relations by Sheila Portch; Aerobatics at the cross roads – Lockheed Trophy contest by Oliver Stewart
Vol. 1 No.7 November 1962
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Vol.1 No.8 December 1962
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Vol.2 No.1 January 1963
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Vol.2 No.2 February 1963
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Vol.2 No.3 March 1963
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Vol.2 No.4 April 1963
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Vol.2 No.5 May 1963
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Vol.2 No.6 June 1963
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