Flight mechanics of the WAAF

Object Title

Flight mechanics of the WAAF

Flight mechanics of the WAAF

Reference

BEN 53

Level

Item

Scope and Content

Not only are women who enter munition factories being trained as engineers but a section of the WAAF personnel are now receiving the intricate instruction necessary to enable them to take over the job of flight mechanic, both for engineering and air frames, thus releasing many more RAF men for other duties. Photo shows: At work on advanced rigging maintenance on a a "Lysander".

Numbered FX.3129B and 261291.

Extent

1 photograph

Access Conditions

Open access

Contents

  BEN 53 - Flight mechanics of the WAAF