More details on the history of the Frenchy heavy tank, Char 2C, and the political and military infighting around its development. Includes specification for the Char 2C bis.
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The super-heavy tank – the French Char 2C (I)
An early example of super-heavy tanks, the French Char 2C was developed during WWI. Technical and logistical issues prevented its successful development.
Classic British Bombers – The Handley Page H.P.12 (TYPE O/400)
An account of the Handley Page H.P.12, a classic British bomber, including details of its evolution from an earlier model the Type O/100 to the Type O/400, and its service history.