Successor to the Flying Tigers: The CATF

Allmon, William B.
March 1997
Aviation History;Mar97, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p38
Focuses on the China Air Task Force (CATF) which replaced the American Volunteer Group, known as the Flying Tigers, in the Asian theatre of war on July 4th, 1942. Lack of resources for the CATF; Description of the development of the CATF; Utilization of offense as a defence; Description of conflicts involving the CATF; Performance of the CATF up to the date of its dissolvement in March 1943. INSET: The CATF's other enemies..


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