The History of the Air Intercept (AI) Radar and the British Night-fighter 1935-1959

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Pen & Sword Aviation, 2007 - History - 326 pages
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Set against the political, military, economic and technological background of the times, this is the history of air intercept (AI) radar and its use in night-fighters in the defence of the UK and in the protection of RAF bomber forces during World War Two.

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A technical history of British air intercept radar and nightfighters from the first experiments to the introduction of the Javelin FAW. It deals mainly with the technical details of the equipment ... Read full review

About the author (2007)

Ian White is Professor of Water Resources at the Centre for Resource and Environmental Studies, The Australian National University. He is a Fellow of the American Geophysical Union and the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering. Professor White was awarded a Centenary Medal for service to Australian society in environmental science and technology in 2003 and has twice (in 1994 and 1997) received the G. Burton Publication Medal from the Hydrological Society of Canberra. He has worked in water and land resources in Australia, the United States, Pacific small island nations, Vietnam, China and France.

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