U.S. Air Force Aviation: A Military Photo Logbook, Volume 1

U.S. Air Force Aviation: A Military Photo Logbook, Volume 1

by Dennis R. Jenkins
     
 

U.S. Air Force Aviation In Review, Volume 1, is the first in a series of photo scrapbooks using images taken by Air Force photographers with unparalleled access to facilities and aircraft around the world. These photographers document all aspects of Air Force operations in peace and war with photos taken in the air and at bases worldwide. This volume includes combat…  See more details below

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U.S. Air Force Aviation In Review, Volume 1, is the first in a series of photo scrapbooks using images taken by Air Force photographers with unparalleled access to facilities and aircraft around the world. These photographers document all aspects of Air Force operations in peace and war with photos taken in the air and at bases worldwide. This volume includes combat operations in Afghanistan and Iraq, humanitarian missions around the world, Red Flag and other training exercises, aerial refueling, aircraft and weapons testing, and maintenance operations. The vast majority of these photographs are candid shots taken during actual operations conducted during 2006. All types of Air Force aircraft are covered, including B-1, B-2, and B-52 bombers, F-15, F-16, and F-22 fighters, T-6 and T-38 trainers. C-5, C-17, and C-130 transports, H-1 and H-60 helicopters, plus a variety of unmanned aerial vehicles and a host of others. All of the photos include the date it was taken and a description of the event, providing invaluable information for modelers and history buffs as a reference work.

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Editorial Reviews

IPMS
If you have any interest in modern Air Force aircraft and would like their photos at a reasonable price, you should look for this book.
—Phil Pignataro
Modeling Madness
In all, it is just what one would expect in a book of this quality and coverage. It is a book that I thoroughly enjoyed and I know that you will find it just as good.
—Scott Van Aken
Hyperscale
This volume is of very high quality and a worthy investment for modeling reference. The book will serve both history buffs and modelers well.
—Ken Bowes

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781580071130
Publisher:
Specialty Press Publishers & Wholesalers, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/01/2007
Pages:
120
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.31(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 over 30 other works on aerospace history.

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