Steve Campbell-Wright has served in the Air Force for over 35 years. He holds a master’s degree in arts from the University of Melbourne, postgraduate qualifications in cultural heritage from Deakin University, and has studied for a PhD at the University of Melbourne. He has deployed to most major areas of operations over the last two decades and has taken part in representational visits to the United Kingdom, South Korea, Malaysia, Tonga, Brunei, Canada, Ireland and Turkey. He has written on subjects as diverse as heritage homes of the Australian Defence Force and Australia’s motoring heritage. His recreational interests include agricultural heritage and education, vintage car restoration and rebuilding historical aircraft.