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Aircraft of World War II (The Aviation Factfile)

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.43 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

It is virtually identical to the one in the book having a black wool backing. With the Pentagon’s strategic policy shift to the Asia-Pacific region, Navy leaders want to ensure that aircraft carriers will be able to project power and penetrate an enemy’s airspace on the other side of the globe. Discuss world air force aircraft including fighter aircrafts, bomber aircraft, transport and helicopter aircraft, UAVs, and future aviation technologies. Basically there are only park flyers, slow flyers, regular electric planes and advanced electrically powered RC airplanes.

Pages: 224

Publisher: Amber Books Ltd (August 15, 2012)

ISBN: 1908696729

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