Air Vice-Marshal William H. "Paddy" Harbison, CB, CBE, AFC, FBIM (born 11 March 1921), is a retired Royal Air Force (RAF) fighter pilot who served during the Second World War and the Korean War. He held senior command roles in the RAF and is the author of a noted technical report that evaluated the performance and tactics of jet combat during the Korean War.

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  • Air Vice-Marshal William H. "Paddy" Harbison, CB, CBE, AFC, FBIM (born 11 March 1921), is a retired Royal Air Force (RAF) fighter pilot who served during the Second World War and the Korean War. He held senior command roles in the RAF and is the author of a noted technical report that evaluated the performance and tactics of jet combat during the Korean War. (en)
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  • 1921-3-11
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  • RAF Leuchars
  • No. 29 Squadron RAF
  • No. 11 Group RAF
  • No. 67 Squadron RAF
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  • 1977-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • 133668
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  • 1941-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • Paddy Harbison at the Army Navy Country Club in 2011
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  • BAe vice president
  • aerospace consultant
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  • That the F.86 has been able to achieve so marked a superiority over the Mig in air combat is due to the higher quality of the human material manning it, a combination of aggressiveness, sound tactical thinking and the ability of its pilots to fly and fight the F.86 to its maximum limits.
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  • William Harbison, The F.86 v. the MiG-15
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  • 1963 (xsd:integer)
  • 1975 (xsd:integer)
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  • Royal Air Force air marshals (en)
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  • Air Vice-Marshal William H. "Paddy" Harbison, CB, CBE, AFC, FBIM (born 11 March 1921), is a retired Royal Air Force (RAF) fighter pilot who served during the Second World War and the Korean War. He held senior command roles in the RAF and is the author of a noted technical report that evaluated the performance and tactics of jet combat during the Korean War. (en)
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  • William Harbison (en)
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