Reply to post: ... and a few things the British Empire didn't invent

The Battle of Britain couldn't have been won without UK's homegrown tech innovations

lee harvey osmond

... and a few things the British Empire didn't invent

... such as 100 octane aviation spirit, which the Air Ministry began buying in large quantities from US refiners. A month or two on from Dunkirk, same fighter aircraft, same engines, MORE POWER!

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