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Italian Secret Projects: Regia Aeronautica's Advanced Aircraft (expected  October 2019)  9781910809358

Italian Secret Projects: Regia Aeronautica's Advanced Aircraft (expected October 2019) (Crecy Books 9781910809358)

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Category:Aviation Books
Subcategory:Italy
ISBN/Box:9781910809358
Publisher/Brand:Crecy Books
Author:George Cox, Craig Kaston
Format:a4
No. Pages:176
Version:hb
Language:English
Availability:Expected.

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Category Aviation Books, Subcategory Italy, ISBN/Box 9781910809358, Publisher/Brand Crecy Books, Author George Cox, Craig Kaston, Format a4, No. Pages 176, Version hb, Language English

In the years leading up to World War II, the Italian government encouraged its aviation companies to develop innovative aircraft to meet the needs of the pre-WW2 Italian air force, the Regia Aeronautica . This book examines the conception, development and sometimes the construction and testing of some of these aircraft.

The history of the individual aircraft discussed includes the specified requirements that led to its genesis. This was often by means of an official competition where a specification was issued resulting in a number of proposals being submitted by various companies. In other instances, the aircraft featured had its origins as a private venture on the part of a company which then attracted funding from the Regia Aeronautica. Research, testing and development organisations within Regia Aeronautica are also discussed, along with the design, development and manufacturing capabilities of the Italian aircraft and aircraft engine industry.

The book has been exhaustively researched in both state and company archives and is illustrated with photos, artworks and three-view drawings extracted from these sources. A section covers aircraft engines, both Italian and those built there under licence, some very unconventional in conception, which would have been used in the proposed aircraft. This latest addition to our successful and ground breaking Secret Projects series will be a revelation to many aviation historians, enthusiasts and modellers as it brings together a fascinating range of both well known and hitherto obscure Italian aircraft.



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