FlyPast - February 2009

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FEATURES

SPITTING FIRE
Gp Capt Nigel Walpole relates 234 Squadron's exceptional part in the Battle of Britain, including September 4 when it 'bagged' an unprecedented 15 'kills'.

ORDAINED TO FLY
Starting a three-part tribute to the late John D R Rawlings, based on his exceptional diary.

SILENT BLITZKRIEG
It took German glider-borne troops just 15 minutes to neutralise the 'impregnable' Eben-Emael fortress. Roger Soupart explains how.

SECRETS OF THE 'JAMES BOND' B-17
The CIA's 'body-snatcher' and star of the film Thunderball is unveiled by Scott A Thompson. Plus we profile Keith Woodcock and his specially-commissioned painting.

BEACH BONEYARD
Simon Gifford describes the fortunes of an airfield on Crete that became a haven for wrecks from both Allied and Axis forces.

REGULARS

FLYPOST
Readers' letters and comments.

'OPS' BOARD
Where to go and what to see.

WHAT'S NEW
Product reviews.

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