# 978-0-9512656-5-9 Tornado F3 - 25 Years of Air Defence,
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Retired in March 2011, the Tornado F3 has served with many famous RAF Fighter Squadrons in its history with the final operational unit being 111(F) Squadron "Tremblers", based at RAF Leuchars in Fife.
This book provides a different insight into the life of the F3 from its inception through to the final year of operations. Stories and anecdotes from members of the F3 Force in 188 pages full of distinctive and colourful photographs from home and abroad, many never previously published. Every RAF Squadron and unit that operated the F3 plus the Royal Saudi Air Force and Italian Air Force are covered. Exercises, operational deployments, special events and emotions are all portrayed by "F3 people" in this book with the aim of producing a fond commemoration to the aircraft and the people that flew and maintained it.
Brought together by a fondness for the aircraft, the authors are :
Wg Cdr Justin Reuter RAF, serving RAF officer and a former Tornado F3 Navigator,
Mr Geoffrey Lee of Planefocus Ltd, professional photographer having followed the F3 around the world,
Mr Berry Vissers of Squadron Prints Ltd, professional photographer and designer of the book,
Mr Mark McEwan of Squadron Prints Ltd, photographer and editor
Ms Gill Howie of Squadron Prints Ltd, marketing and editor
TORNADO F3 is a "must have" for anyone associated with the Tornado F3 - from aircrew and groundcrew, enthusiasts and model makers, but also for anyone with or without an interest in aviation. &2 from every book sold will go to the Royal Air Forces Association (RAFA) charity.
full colour photographs