Faster Than The Sun: The Compelling Story of a Record-breaking Test Pilot
Peter Twiss (OBE DSC and BAR)
Page count: 192 pages
File size: 5 MB
This autobiography of Peter Twiss, the man who flew 1000mph for the first time in history, tells the story of the record-breaking Fairey Delta. It describes the vast organization necessary for the record bid, the political lobbying and the almost intolerable tension when the flights failed.