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Halifax B.Mk.III Side View Cutaway
The Halifax Explored Version 2 . . .
Designed for all air enthusiasts who own a PC, The Halifax Explored is the third in a new series of interactive CD-ROM's that allows you to explore the many fascinating systems within the aircraft. This publication offers a truly unique insight into the famous Halifax Bomber, combining many extracts from the official Air Ministry Air Publications of the period, along with over 1,300 unique colour photographs and over 250 unique colour diagrams. Here is a list of the main features:
What's Included
Easy Navigation throughout the publication - plus a Help Section.
Bookmark Pages and Search for information. Many new updates included in this new version.
All photographs, diagrams and text can be printed & viewed full screen.
New - Camouflage & Markings Section - covering most variants including the C.Mk.VIII and Halton.
New - Handley Page original GA drawings of starboard fusleage both Plan and Side views in colour.
New - Additional wartime photograph gallery offering some interesting subjects for model dioramas.
Pilot's Notes
Menu driven interactive Pilot's Notes containing over 120 colour photographs and more.
Special Section covering the Halifax B.Mk.II aircraft.
Unique Colour diagrams based on the original Air Ministry documents.
Detailed Location of Controls Cockpit 'search and click' Sections.
 
The Photo Tour
Over 1300 unique internal and external colour photographs.
Detailed Bombs & Bomb loads Section with colour diagrams.
Special 'Locator' button showing photograph position in aircraft.
Air Ministry Air Publication extracts relating to most items.
Boulton Paul Type 'A' Mk.VIII Centre Gun Turret Section, including many unique colour diagrams.
Boulton Paul Type 'E' Mk.I Rear Gun Turret Section, including many unique colour diagrams.
Vickers 'K' Mk.I .303 in. Scare Gun Section, including close-up colour photographs and more.
Browning Mk.II .303 in. Gun Section, including close-up colour photographs and more.
Radio Section, including the T.1154 Transmitter and the R.1155 Receiver.
Countermeasures Section, including Monica Mk.V, Airborne Cigar, Fishpond Indicator and more.
Navigational Aids Section, including H2S, Gee Mk.II, Astrograph, Beam Approach and much more.
Bombsight Mk.XIV operational information & colour diagrams.
Simple Bombing Theory section with 20 colour diagrams.
The Aircraft
Covering all restored Halifax exhibits, their histories and museum details.
Over 100 unique colour photographs.
Technical Specifications
Full Air Publication specifications.
Halifax Historic Overview written by Harry Fraser-Mitchell of the Handley Page Association.
Bristol Hercules Historic Overview written by Patrick Hassell of the Rolls-Royce Heritage Trust.
Bristol Hercules XVI & 100 Engine data and photograph Section.
 
Organisations
The National Archives - Air Publication Data
Yorkshire Air Museum, Elvington - Halifax B.Mk.III 'LV907'
RCAF Memorial Museum, Trenton, Ontario - Halifax A.Mk.VII, NA337
Royal Air Force Museum, London - Halifax B.Mk.II, W1048
Imperial War Museum London - Halifax A.Mk.VII, PN323
Rolls-Royce Heritage Trust - Bristol Branch - Hercules Historic Data & Photographs.
Handley Page Association - Halifax Historic Overview and extensive photographs and Data.
Halifax 57 Rescue (Canada) - Halifax NA337 Historic Data and photographs
The Pitstone Green Museum - The Norman Groom Lancaster, Navigation and Radio Equipment.I
Historic Aircraft Collection - Restored example of the Vickers 'K' Mk.I .303in Gun
Boulton Paul Association - Association Photographs and Data
Bomber Command Association - Association Photographs and Data
PC Specifications
ISBN. 978 -0-9545526-3-3
 
Minimum PC Requirements:
Pentium IV 1 Ghz, or equivalent. Windows XP, Vista or Windows 7 & 8. 512 Mb RAM or better.
Direct X version 9 or higher. CD-ROM drive. 700 Mb free hard drive space.
32 bit Graphic Card or higher. Mouse and Keyboard.
Promoting Aviation Heritage
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