It was shipped to the Royal Aircraft Establishment at Farnborough for comparative fighting trials against the Spitfire overseen by the Air Tactics Branch of the Air Ministry.
What does AM stand for?
AM stands for Air Ministry
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- Agent Metal (music composition group)
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- Agricultural and Mechanical
- Aide Mémoire (French:memorandum)
- Air Marshal
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- Air Medal
- Air Methods (medical helicopter company)
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At the time we said: "Warnings of a bleak start for Britain in 1963 were given again by the Air Ministry today, when they said a "deep freeze" still gripped almost the whole of the country and there was no sign of relief.
They were there as part of the Air Ministry when it was part of the ATC's wartime training for cadets aged 15 to 18 who aspired to be pilots, navigators or bombardiers when they reached military age.
BILL Armer's letter (Examiner, September 9) served as a reminder that it is 21 years since the death of my father, Vernon Noble, who was one of nine writers appointed by the Air Ministry as RAF official observers.
RADAR was developed after the Air Ministry asked scientist Robert Watson-Watt to research a "death ray" in 1935.
So back to sea in 1949 with the Air Ministry weather ships sailing out of Greenock on the Clyde.
But the Air Staff at the Air Ministry were inbred with the fallacious Trenchard doctrine that Britain's best defense was the bomber.