Gloster Meteor NF Mk.12 in flight

Gloster Meteor NF Mk.12 in flight

A side view of the Gloster Meteor NF Mk.12 night fighter, showing the longer nose and under-wing fuel tanks

Picture courtesy of John Robertson

Gloster Meteor, Britain's Celebrated First-Generation Jet, Phil Butler and Tony Buttler. This is a detailed, well illustrated and well written look at the development and service history of the Gloster Meteor, both in British and overseas hands. The book covers the development of the E.28/39, Britain's first jet aircraft and the development of the Meteor, looks in detail at the prototype aircraft, the various versions of the Meteor and its British and overseas service careers. [see more]
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How to cite this article: Rickard, J (27 February 2008), Gloster Meteor NF Mk.12 in flight , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_meteor_NF12.html

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