Royal Air Force roundels


Royal Air Force roundels

The Royal Air Force has employed several versions of the roundel during its existence.

References

Notes

Bibliography

* Bowyer, Michael J F. "Fighting Colours; RAF fighter camouflage and markings, 1937-1969.". London: Patrick Stephens Ltd., 1970. ISBN 0850590418
* Bowyer, Michael J F. "Bombing Colours; Royal Air Force Bombers, their Markings and Operations, 1937-73". London: Patrick Stephens Ltd., 1973. ISBN 0850591287
* Hooton, Ted. "Spitfire Camouflage 1938-1940: Article and Scale Drawings." "Scale Aircraft Modelling," Vol 5 No 2 November 1982. Berkhampstead, Herts UK.
* Robertson, Bruce. "Aircraft Camouflage and Markings 1907-1954; 3rd edition". London: Harleyford, 1959. ISBN 0816863555

ee also

* United Kingdom military aircraft serials

External links

* [http://www.raf.mod.uk/history%5Fold/hrafround.html The Royal Air Force Roundel]
* [http://www.homepages.mcb.net/bones/01UKAV/roundels/RAF_ROUNDELS.htm RAF Roundels - Bones Aviation Page]
* [http://cocardes.monde.online.fr/v2html/en/pays/royaume_uni.html Roundels of the World: United Kingdom]


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