and the Korean ConflictAuthor: Bill NortonCode: 60871Price:AU $89.99Format: Hardback / 512 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/06/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2021
This volume details the influence of Second World War aviation development, experience and subsequent technological advances in shaping American choices in military aircraft development and weapons. It shows how air warfare weapons were carried forward and altered, how new systems evolved from these, and how the choices fared in the next ......
Us Navy F-14 Tomcat in Combat, 1987-2000Author: Cooper, TomCode: 58203Price:AU $42.99Format: Paperback / 72 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:01/05/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2021
From the 1970s until the 2000s, the spear tip of the USN air wings was the F-14 Tomcat. Illustrated by over 100 photographs and colour profiles, `Tomcats of the Storm' is an exclusive source about some of least-well known air combats fought by US Navy's fighter crews in recent history.
YB-40 Flying Fortress and XB-41 Liberator Bomber EscortsAuthor: Wolf, Dr WilliamCode: 60143Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:18/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The XB-40 and XB-41 were secret, little-known experimental modifications of the B-17F and B-24D, respectively, into heavily-armed bomber gunships sometimes referred to as "bomber escorters". They were developed during early World War II in response to the lack of a USAAF long-range fighter aircraft able to escort and protect regular B-17 ......
The US Navy's Newest Maritime Patrol and Antisubmarine AircraftAuthor: Gourley, ,JohnCode: 58236Price:AU $44.99Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/07/2020Availability:Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
The P-8A Poseidon, a variant of the Boeing 737 series of airliner, takes over the role of antisubmarine warfare from the P-3 Orion, itself a derivative of an airliner, the Lockheed Electra. The P-8A brings new capabilities, endurance, and crew enhancements to the art form of maritime patrol, surveillance, and reconnaissance. The Poseidon also ......
The US Navy's Primary Fighter/Attack AircraftAuthor: Neubeck, KenCode: 58237Price:AU $44.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/07/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The Boeing F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet is an evolutionary redesign of the McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 A/B Hornet. The Legacy F/A-18 Hornet first flew in 1980 and met the requirement for a multirole fighter to complement the larger and more expensive Grumman F-14 Tomcat, serving in fleet defense interceptor and air superiority roles. The Hornet proved to ......
U.S. Airlifters since 1962Author: Cox, GeorgeCode: 57617Price:AU $69.95Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:15/06/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This brings the story of the US airlifter from the early 1960s to today's transport giants and tomorrow's stealth assault aircraft; revealing numerous designs which never saw the light of day, examining the thinking behind them and giving insights into why they did, or did not, succeed.
Training an RAF Phantom CrewAuthor: Philip Keeble, David GledhillCode: 57043Price:AU $57.99Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:18/11/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Flying the McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom was a young mans dream but the path from "Civvy Street" to operational on a fighter squadron was long, arduous and beset with obstacles.