By Jon Lake

The stylish Sunderland was once the RAF's staple maritime patrol airplane all through global struggle II (1939-1945). the most important within the conflict of the Atlantic, the Sunderland used to be instrumental in defeating the U-Boat threat which threatened to starve the united kingdom into submission. Nicknamed the Flying Porcupine as a result of its heavy armoury of 14 weapons, the Sunderland proved an instantaneous good fortune in conflict. apart from its around the world use with the RAF, it observed motion with the RAAF, RNZAF and RCAF. this can be the 1st ebook dedicated to the Sunderland's WW2 provider to be released in over a decade.

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