Directory of Military Aircraft of the World

Directory of Military Aircraft of the World

by Peter R. March
     
 

With over 700 photographs, 200 artworks, and 400 aircraft types, plus formal and popular designations, this is the definitive treatment of every military plane made to defend the skies throughout the world. Each easily identifiable aircraft comes complete with in-air pictures and specially designed profile paintings, as well as a detailed manufacturing and service

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With over 700 photographs, 200 artworks, and 400 aircraft types, plus formal and popular designations, this is the definitive treatment of every military plane made to defend the skies throughout the world. Each easily identifiable aircraft comes complete with in-air pictures and specially designed profile paintings, as well as a detailed manufacturing and service history, making this exhaustive new reference a must for researching combat operations or as a guide at air shows and war-game reenactments.

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Publishers Weekly
The blunt-nosed 1948 Soviet MiG, the German-built Hoffman motor glider and the forthcoming 2005 Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor are just a few of the planes catalogued and photographed in the Directory of Military Aircraft of the World. Aviation author Peter R. March (Military Aircraft Markings) writes entries for 400 military planes from around the world, and includes 700 glossy photos and more than 200 drawings. March describes the development of each plane as well as its current service, special features and various models. (May) Copyright 2001 Cahners Business Information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781854095275
Publisher:
Orion Publishing Group, Limited
Publication date:
04/01/2002
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
8.96(w) x 11.34(h) x 1.24(d)

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