Catalogue description Ministry of Defence and predecessors: Air Publications and Reports

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Details of AIR 10
Reference: AIR 10
Title: Ministry of Defence and predecessors: Air Publications and Reports

Air publications produced by The Air Ministry and, from 1964, the Ministry of Defence. Included are confidential Air Force lists, indexes to the location of RAF units at home and abroad, pilots' handbooks and technical instructions for aircraft and equipment.

Date: 1913-1987

The early part of the series (to piece 5837) is arranged under headings: Administration and Training; Armament; Engineering; Navigation; Photography; Signals; Works Services; Airfield Construction, and Analogue and Digital Equipment (no volumes belonging to this heading have been transferred). From piece 5838 they are arranged in Air Publication (AP) number order within each accession.

Related material:

Related material can be found in:

ADM 264

AIR 49

AIR 76

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English

Air Ministry, 1918-1964

Committee of Imperial Defence, Air Committee, 1912-1914

Ministry of Defence, 1947-

War Committee, 1915-1916

Physical description: 9392 files and volumes
Access conditions: Open unless otherwise stated
Immediate source of acquisition:

From 1967 Ministry of Defence

Accruals: Series is accruing.

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