Hawker Hunter 1951 to 2007
Lulu.com, 2006 - Reference - 644 pages
The most current and comprehensive book on the Hunter yet published. It provides up-to-date details of the serials and histories of each individual Hunter aircraft operated by the Royal Air Force, Royal Navy and the 20 foreign air forces to present civilian ownership over the 55 years since its introduction. The book is an essential reference for enthusiasts, aviation historians and modelers. Many previously unpublished and some extremely rare photographs are included, with details gathered from many original sources. There are sections with copies of the original specification and contract documents; every plastic, resin or die-cast model produced with corresponding box art; walk around and equipment detail photographs and diagrams; a comprehensive bibliography of books, magazines, journals, websites and CD ROM/DVD's . This is a compilation of hard to find information from many sources worldwide spanning the entire life of the Hunter with 638 pages containing over 400 photographs and diagrams.
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Hawker Hunter Origins and Development A brief history
Serials UK RAF and FAA including Prototypes and Preproduction types
Part 2A UK Hunter Photographs
Hunter Cockpits Controls Instruments and Ejection Seats
Structures Engineering Drawings
Hawker Hunter Scale Models
Trade Plates Contracts
Bibliography sources and credits
Notes and corrections
Abu Dhabi aircraft number Athan Authors Collection Avon 207 engine Barkarby Bierset Bitteswell braking parachute Brawdy Built by Fokker Built by HAL Chièvres Conv Converted to Chilean Converted to FGA Converted to Indian Converted to Iraqi Converted to Swiss Crashed David Lockspeiser Dübendorf Duncan Simpson Dunsfold Dutch service ejected safely Emmen Escadrille Explosive Release Units F.Mk.4 under license FGA Mk.9 FH in Dutch flight Fokker in Netherlands Frank Bullen full tropical Fuse Fuse.C/N gun blast deflectors Hawker Hunter Hoogeveen Hugh Merewether Hunter F.Mk.6 Hunter FGA Indian F.Mk.56A installing a full involved installing Iraqi FGA Mk.59 Kemble Kingston-upon-Thames Koksijde Leeuwarden license by Fokker-Aviolanda Lossiemouth Luchtvaarttuigenregister as aircraft Neville Duke No.1 Sqn Oman Air outboard pylons parachute and fitting Photo Production number Purchased by HSA Registered Returned to HSA Scrapped Singapore stronger inboard pylons Swiss Mk.58A Thumrait Tullinge