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SEAC Aircraft Losses Database

If you look at the top right portion of the “Research Section” above on the home page, you will notice that the SEAC Aircraft Losses link is active. This new section on the website – covers the Harvard and Hurricane…

Group Captain A. F. Anderson

To be Sold on: 1st & 2nd March 2017 : The outstanding Second World War Wing Leader’s D.S.O. and Bar, fall of France 1940 D.F.C. group of seven awarded to Group Captain A. F. Anderson, Royal Air Force, late Royal…

Bill Walker – Farewell

With a heavy heart, the members of RAFCommands bid farewell to Bill Walker. Bill was an authority on RCAF aviation history and maintained a site on Canadian Military Serials at http://www.rwrwalker.ca/ .  The Forum condolence thread is at http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?20821-Bill-Walker . He passed…

Air Route Information – India : 229 Gp Transport Command

What you see here are three booklets of the “Air Route Information – India” booklets issued sometime in 1945 in the far east. These booklets are a collection of loose sheets tied together with filing thread – the sheets composing…

Runways to Freedom : SD Squadrons of RAF Tempsford

  Robert Brody has published a new book “Runways to Freedom”.  The book is about the Tempsford Squadrons – “Runways to Freedom”, is based on years of extensive research and many conversations with veterans and family members: this is the true…

Air Sea Rescue Launches of RAF Bone, Algeria

Photographs of the RAF Air Sea Rescue Launches as stationed at RAF Bone in Algeria in 1943.  Reproduced with the kind permission of David Gray, whose father took these photographs during his service      

Site and Forum Issues.

The past couple of weeks, Users have been observing the forum to be operating very slowly. This has been identified as an issue with the MySQL Server with the host.  While the host was attempting to fix it, they had…

Chris Shores’ Mediterranean Air War : Vol 3 – Released

By now everyone would be familiar with the “Bloody Shambles” style of air war books authored by Chris Shore. The latest volume in the Mediterranean Air War Series, Volume 3 (1940-1945)is now currently on sale. The book has been co-authored…