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Battle of Britain survival 'a question of luck'

Peter Ayerst

Victory in the Battle of Britain was as much a question of the production of planes and pilots as heroism in the air.

In the last of her reports on a critical week in the Battle of Britain, Sanchia Berg speaks to Peter Ayerst, who trained pilots during the battle.

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