The Age of Orion is the first book devoted solely to the development and operational use of the illustrious USN maritime patrol and anti-submarine hunting aircraft the Lockheed P-3 Orion. David Reade details for the first time the complete history and walks you through all the different models, versions and variants. The book authoritatively establishes the Orions different configurations, roles and missions it performs, as well as describes its endless array of capabilities currently and…
ISBN 10 : 076430478X
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The Age of Orion is the first book devoted solely to the development and operational use of the illustrious USN maritime patrol and anti-submarine hunting aircraft the Lockheed P-3..
ISBN 10 : 0764346377
ISBN 13 : 9780764346378
Following the life of this aircraft from its initial inception to the delivery of the first production models, this book begins with Boeing's initial thoughts concerning a new wide..
ISBN 10 : 9781612510743
ISBN 13 : 1612510744
In the tradition of great tales of men against the sea, this story offers a compelling look at courage and commitment in the face of certain tragedy. It is a powerful blend of huma..
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This is a documentary history of one of the most famous fighters ever built during a historically almost unrecognized war. Flown by four air forces in support of the United Nations..
ISBN 10 : 0813340594
ISBN 13 : 9780813340593
The author probes the secrets behind the Central Intelligence Agency's Directorate of Science and Technology, which spawned the U2 spyplane, the reconnaissance satellite, and the p..
ISBN 10 : 0440237963
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A U.S. Navy pilot who was forced to make an emergency landing in China after a collision with a Chinese fighter jet describes how he and his crew survived their ordeal. Reprint...
ISBN 10 : 9781782008682
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Several books have been written about US naval patrol aviation in World War 2, but none do full justice to the role played by patrol squadrons of the US Navy in the longest, most b..