Aircraft Pioneer,

by WACKETT, L.J. ID No.: 3413
AU$50.00

Angus and Robertson Sydney,  1972, 1stEdn., 8vo, Illust, 241pp. D/J. The autobiography of an outstanding Australion who was responsible for the establishment of the Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation (CAC)  which led the development of the Australian aviation industry from World War 1 through World War 2 .  During WW2 the CAC employed over 10,000 workers  and provided the Boomerang, the Wirraway and Wackett bomber to the RAAF. He was responsible for selecting and building the American designed Mustang used in the Korean War.  -Fine  

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