New Library Highlight: The last flight

book cover 'The last flight'The Last Flight is the autobiography of Captain August Okpe, founding member of the Nigerian Air Force, active air combatant in the Biafran Air Force (BAF) and, later, chief pilot of Nigeria Airways and director of Air Accident Investigation at the Federal Ministry of Aviation. This recent library acquisition is the first book by a Nigerian author describing the Nigerian-Biafran air war. It is richly illustrated with more than a hundred photos, BAF operational maps, secret codes and a sample of a mercenary pilot contract. It is the subject of our latest Library Highlight!