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I an ex member of both 7 and 8 Squadron's of the Rhodesian war spending most of my operational time on Seven Squadron as a K Car gunner. I was credited for shooting down a fixed wing aircraft from a K Car on the 9 August 1979. This blog is from articles for research on a book which I HAVE HANDED THIS MANUSCRIPT OVER TO MIMI CAWOOD WHO WILL BE HANDLING THE PUBLICATION OF THE BOOK OF WHICH THERE WILL BE VERY LIMITED COPIES AVAILABLE Contact her on yebomimi@gmail.com The latest news is that the Editing is now done and we can expect to start sales and deliveries by the end of April 2011

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Thursday, March 6, 2008

The Only Rhodesian Air Force Air to Air Contact of the Bush War

I n Choppertech I describe the incident with a Rhodesian Air Force K Car and a Botswana Air Force Defender near Francistown in Botswana -The K Car flown by Chas Goatley with Beaver Shaw as his technician/gunner was attacked by a Botswana defender while uplifting a Selous Scout call-sign at a remote airfield in Botswana . Choppertech describes this little known air combat and its result.

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I welcome comments from everyone on my book Choppertech.
I am interested especially on hearing from former ZANLA and ZIPRA combatants who also have thier story to tell.