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- Air Staff Memorandum No. 50 and the Preparation of the RAF for War.
Air Staff Memorandum No. 50 and the Preparation of the RAF for War.
In this paper, Dr. Robin Higham contextualizes a long, drawn out process of opinion-shaping and decision-making that developed within the two interwar decades as british higher authority wrestled with interpretations of First World War precedents, and with budget-conscious projections of near future needs, in the shaping of air force doctrine and policy.
Originally found in Journal 52, No 1. Spring, 2014.