African MiGs Vol. 1: Angola to Ivory Coast: MiGs and Sukhois in Service in Sub-Saharan Africa

African MiGs Vol. 1: Angola to Ivory Coast: MiGs and Sukhois in Service in Sub-Saharan Africa

by Tom Cooper, Peter Weinert, Fabian Hinz
     
 

This second, expanded and fully revised edition of the groundbreaking book African MiGs examines the role and deployment history of MiG- and Sukhoi-designed fighters – as well as their Chinese derivatives – in no fewer than 23 air forces in Sub-Saharan Africa.

This first volume, covering 12 air arms from Angola to Ivory Coast, will be followed by a

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This second, expanded and fully revised edition of the groundbreaking book African MiGs examines the role and deployment history of MiG- and Sukhoi-designed fighters – as well as their Chinese derivatives – in no fewer than 23 air forces in Sub-Saharan Africa.

This first volume, covering 12 air arms from Angola to Ivory Coast, will be followed by a second volume in 2011. In order to ensure precise documentation of every airframe delivered to and operated by the various air forces, special attention is given to illustrations as well as extensive tables of known serial numbers and attrition.

The new volume is updated with much exclusive information, photographs and artworks. As such, it provides the most comprehensive and reliable source on the background of each of the features air forces, their organization and unit designations, deliveries of fighters built by MiG, Sukhoi, Chengdu and Shenyang, camouflage, markings and combat deployment.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780982553954
Publisher:
Harpia Publishing, LLC
Publication date:
12/19/2010
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
3 Months

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