publisher wishes to thank the following for their assistance
And many others who have overwhelmed the compiler's ability to keep track of them all.
Elizabeth Adams, my high school history teacher, who would have
sensed my intense dislike for the subject. I turned out okay.
Once I couldn't spell "historian", now I are one!
Many of the aircraft types have their own "Thanks" pages listing specific contributions. If I have shamefully omitted anyone from the above listing,
please do remind me!
Added the passing of Gordon Reid.