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STORMS OF CONTROVERSY:  THE SECRET AVRO ARROW FILES REVEALED., Campagna, Palmiro.

Author Name    Campagna, Palmiro.

Title   STORMS OF CONTROVERSY: THE SECRET AVRO ARROW FILES REVEALED.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good+

Jacket Condition   Very Good+

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Toronto Stoddart 1992

ISBN Number    0773726497 / 9780773726499

Seller ID   28816

228 pp, 8vo (9 1/4" H). B&w photographs. "(R)eveals there was much more to the scrubbing of the sophisticated Arrow than design flaws, cost overruns and obsolescence, the reasons given by federal government officials to justify their decision. Clearly, step-by-step, using never-before-released documents concerning the Arrow, Campagna details a political web of intrigue among the Tory government, the Canadian and American military, and the CIA." Previous owner's name, date, signature and place in unk on free front endpaper; minor wrinkling at bottom of spine. Dust jacket has minor edge wrnkling, tiny dent on front hinge, light toning to edges of front flap.

Avro,  Avro  Arrow,  Aviation,  Aircraft,  Jet  Fighters,  Supersonic,  Diefenbaker,  Aircraft  Industry,  Aircraft  Design,  Avro  Canada,  Bomarc,  SAGE  System,  CF-105,  Flight  Simulators,  CF-100,  Hugh  Campbell,  Canadian  Defence  Policy,  CIA,  Central  Intelligence  Agency,  Jim  Chamberlin,  Defence  Research  Board,  Department  Of  Defence  Production,  John  Diefenbaker,  James  Dow,  John  Foster  Dulles,  Dwight  D.  Eisenhower,  F-101,  F-102,  F-106,  F-108,  F/A-18  Hornet,  Falcon  And  Hughes  System,  Falcon  Missile,  Jim  Floyd,  Donald  Fleming,  General  Charles  Foulkes,  Crawford  Gordon,  Hawker-siddeley,  Max  Hendrick,  Hughes  Fire  Control  System,  Interceptors,  Intercontinental  Ballistic  Missiles,  ICBM,  Iroquois  Engine,  Manned  Bombers,  NORAD,  Natiional  Aeronautical  Establishement,  North  American  Air  Defence,  Raymond  O'hurley,  Orenda  Engines,  George  Pearkes,  Pratt  &  Whitney  J-75  Engine,  Project  Y,  Royal  Canadian  Air  Force,  C.  Roy  Slemon,  Fred  Smye,  Sparrow  And  Astra  System,  Sparrow  Missile,  United  States,  United  States  Air  Force,  USSR. 

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