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Air Combat Reports By peter dancey
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AS soon as the aeroplane began flying combat missions the 'powers that be' decided that they needed to no exactly what the pilots were up to whilst in the air hence it was not long before they... More > introduced the appropriate form for the returning airman to record the details of his flight and mission. The Pilots Log< Less
USAF Air Combat Command and Air Mobility Command By Peter Dancey
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This book is a chronology of the US air force's 1992 drawdown and establishment of its new ACC and AMC commands, out of the previous SAC, TAC and MAC that formed its command structure from its... More > incpetion post-WW II until 1992. The resultant base closures, realigment, re-allocation and equipment withdrawals. The changes that followed the mid-term review in the 1990's and further equipment reductions, but with continued introduction of new 'stealth' types, for the 21st Century. Elint and Special Intelligence 'Rivet' types to remain in use in the hew millennium. The Balkan Wars and the NATO led Kosovo War, the first time NATO had flown operatiomal combat missions since its inception fifty years before and the first war in history to be won by airpower alone. How it was done! Gulf War II, Afghanistan, and the Expeditionary Air Wings.< Less
New Combat Designs - 2015 By peter dancey
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This eboook contains details of the UK's 2015 Strategic Defence Review and the decisions emanating from it. India's Tejas Mk II, Lockheed-Martins long overdue F-35 Lightning II and the many setbacks... More > the program has experienced including the 'burn out' of the first test and evaluation F-35A due to turbine blade failure. Many other types included. These machines chosen by the worlds air arms to equip their air arms in the first decades of the 21st Century. Includes survey of latest UAVS in particular the Royal Navy's sudden decision that the FAA needs these aircraft urgently to supplement its New ASW helicopter.< Less
The Ringmasters - Flying Bombing Combat with the Mighty 8th Air Force 1944-1945 By Frank H. Lewis
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Frank H. Lewis tells the story of the 30 combat missions he flew, in B24 Liberators, as part of the Ray Trapp crew. They were part of the 852/3 Bomb Squadron of the 491st Bomb group, of the 14th... More > Combat Bomb Wing of the 8th Air Force, which was then part of the Army Air Corp. The first mission was October 5, 1944 and the last was April 4, 1945. All were flown over Germany during one of the harshest winters Europe has known. He was part of the 4000 plane mission to relieve the Allied troops on Christmas Eve, during the Battle of the Bulge. His most harrowing mission was the Hamburg Oil Refineries on November 21, 1944.< Less
My Combat Diary With Eighth Air Force B-17s 390th Bomb Group By Andrew Anzanos
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B-17 "Flying Fortress" Combat Diary of Andy Anzanos, 26 missions, credited with destruction of an ME-110 and damaging an ME-109. Many engine failures and massive rocket attack made for a... More > memorable experience. Loss of all room mates and their aircraft "Liberty Bell-e." Soon after completing his combat missions, Andy was shot down by friendly fire. Also writes of other training experiences. Andy is also a major designer and builder of the 390th Memorial Museum in Tucson, Arizona dedicated to his bomb group.< Less
My Combat Diary with "Liberty Bell-e": Eighth Air Force B-17 390th Bomb Group By Andrew Anzanos
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B-17 "Flying Fortress" Combat Diary of Andy Anzanos, 26 missions, credited with destruction of an ME-110 and damaging an ME-109. Many engine failures and massive rocket attack made for a... More > memorable experience. Loss of all room mates and their aircraft "Liberty Bell-e." Soon after completing his combat missions, Andy was shot down by friendly fire. Also writes of other training experiences. Andy is also a major designer and builder of the 390th Memorial Museum in Tucson, Arizona dedicated to his bomb group.< Less
Combat He Wrote The Amazing True Story of "Combat" Hudson By Ross R. Olney
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Lt.Col. Charles S. Hudson,the most decorated bombardier in World War Two, lived a full life of adventure, danger, and challenge. During his exciting life, he was an athlete, a professional boxer, an... More > oil driller, an exotic animal hauler, involved in a major prison break (from outside) and a defendant in a federal drug trial, something the resulted in him being on a mob "hit list." Charmin' Charlie Hudson never slowed down, never worried, and lived his life to the fullest.< Less
Combat He Wrote The Amazing True Story of "Combat" Hudson By Ross R. Olney
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Lt.Col. Charles S. Hudson,the most decorated bombardier in World War Two, lived a full life of adventure, danger, and challenge. During his exciting life, he was an athlete, a professional boxer, an... More > oil driller, an exotic animal hauler, involved in a major prison break (from outside) and a defendant in a federal drug trial, something the resulted in him being on a mob "hit list." Charmin' Charlie Hudson never slowed down, never worried, and lived his life to the fullest.< Less
Hellenic Air Force By Davide Daverio
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The Hellenic Air Force depicted with 12 photographs, each one showing a different kind of aircraft. This is an up-to-date tribute to the most multicoloured Air Force in Europe, every photo was taken... More > in 2009 for covering 12 month of the next year.< Less
Combat He Wrote!! - The Amazing True Story of "Combat" Hudson By Ross R. Olney
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United States Army Air Force Lt. Col. Charles S. Hudson was the most decorated bombardier in the Second World War. And he was much, much more. He was an athlete, a pro boxer, an oil driller, a pro... More > golfer, an exotic animal pilot, on a mob hit list, a defendant in a major drug smuggling trial, and involved in a major prison break, from the outside. He lived a life of adventure, excitement, great humor, and wonderful highs and lows. This book, written with the full cooperation of Charmin' Charlie Hudson, covers it all in remarkable detail. Charlie is gone now, but his friends remember him with crystal clarity and, often, great humor and laughter. He was a very special man.< Less