Mac's memoirs the flying life of Squadron-Leader McGregor
G. H. Cunningham, Author
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Contents: Preface / list of illustrations / prelude / experiences as a war pilot: early training in New Zealand / advanced training in England / attached to "fifty-four" squadron / life in the squadron / experiences as a fighting pilot / fighting experiences / combats with the "circus" / forced landing / home service at biggin hill / home training with fighter squadrons / squadron life with "eighty-five" / first blood / narrow escape / collision / Major Mannock assumes command / shot down / balloon bursting / armistice / pioneer flying in New Zealand: difficult days / training with the New Zealand Air Force / Hamilton Airways Limited / Cadbury's business service / Air Travel Limited / interlude / pioneer air mail flights / pilot instructor / the International Air Race: the Manawatu Club's entry / preparing for the race / the first day of the race / the second day / the third day / the fourth day / the fifth day / the sixth and seventh days / final stages of the race / aftermath / commercial aviation in New Zealand / development of air services / over the route / Blenheim to Dunedin by air / Dunedin to Palmerston North / epilogue / types of aeroplanes flown by Mac / total hours flown by Mac / log book records of the Centennary Air Race
To J. W. Grace
The Leo White Collection
Property of: A.H.S.N.Z. (Inc.)
Walsh Memorial Aviation Library Ink Stamp
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