Features the famous air race P-51 Mustang "Miss America" and her owners "thrills and spills" in the days of civil, military and air racing'
The author, Howie Keefe, holds the records for flight between Los Angeles and Washington, DC plus he greatest number of consecutive air races around pylons in the Platinum Years of Air Racing-the 1970's
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Howie Keefe is a Retired Navy pilot, inventor of the widely used SKY PRINTS AVIATION ATLAS by private pilots. Learned to fly at Hamilton College in Clinton, NY before WWII, served as an aerobatic flight instructor and PBY pilot in the Navy during WWII. Howie bought a P-51 Mustang in 1969, named it "Miss America". It is the most famous race plane still today.Review:
"Every pilot wants to fly the famous WWII fighter, the P-51 Mustang. This book will add all the thrills!" -- Model Aircraft Magazine-Feb. 2003
"Here in England we don't have Unlimited Air Racing nor these tales. Leap across the pond with it!" -- "Today's Pilot" March 2003
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Book Description Prestige Group, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111889776017
Book Description Prestige Group. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1889776017 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1728807
Book Description Prestige Group, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1889776017