Hypersonic

Hypersonic

by Dennis R. Jenkins, Tony R. Landis
     
 

This is the most extensively researched history of the X-15 program yet produced, written with the cooperation of surviving X-15 pilots as well as many other program principals.  See more details below

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This is the most extensively researched history of the X-15 program yet produced, written with the cooperation of surviving X-15 pilots as well as many other program principals.

Editorial Reviews

IPMS
"If you're into the X-15, you'll want to get a copy of this book. Highest recommendation for this one!!!" -IPMS, reviewed by Dennie Adams, November 2008
Model Aircraft Monthly
"I'm certain enthusiasts everywhere will welcome these affordable reprints of landmark titles. If you missed any of them the first time around, you're in luck now. All three deserve spots in every aviation library. Strongly recommended." -Model Aicraft Monthly, reviewed by David L. Veres, March 2009
Modeling Madness
"If you get the impression that this is the most complete, most detailed, and most well-researched book ever written on the X-15 program, then you are correct. This is a book that every aviation enthusiast should have on their shelves. My highest recommendation." -Modeling Madness, reviewed by Scott Van Aken, August 2008
Internet Modeler
"If there's anything you want to know about the X-15 program, then this book is for you-and now at a much less expensive rate." -Internet Modeler, reviewed by Matt Bittner, September 2008
Scott Van Aken
If you get the impression that this is the most complete, most detailed, and most well-researched book ever written on the X-15 program, then you are correct. This is a book that every aviation enthusiast should have on their shelves. My highest recommendation.
Modeling Madness
Matt Bittner
If there's anything you want to know about the X-15 program, then this book is for you-and now at a much less expensive rate.
Internet Modeler

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781580071314
Publisher:
Specialty Press Publishers & Wholesalers, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/15/2008
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
276
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Dennis R. Jenkins is a consulting engineer in Cape Canaveral, Florida, working on various aerospace projects including 20 years on the Space Shuttle and several on the stillborn X-33 program. He is the author of Space Shuttle: The History of the National Space Transportation System – The First 100 Missions in addition to more than 30 other works on aerospace history.

Tony Landis was born and raised in southern California and joined the Air Force right out of high school. He has a life-long interest in aerospace history and images from his photo collection have been published in hundreds of publications.

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