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B-47 Stratojet Pilot and Crew Handbook Volume 1 By United States Air Force
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PLEASE NOTE: This is VOLUME 1 of a 2 VOLUME SET. YOU NEED TO PURCHASE BOTH VOLUMES TO HAVE THE COMPLETE B-47 HANDBOOK. The Air Force’s first all jet strategic bomber, the swept-wing Boeing... More > B-47 Stratojet had a range of 3,500 nautical miles and a payload capacity of 20,000 pounds. It served as the mainstay of Strategic Air Command in the 1950s into the mid 1960s. In 1956, over 1300 B-47s and 250 RB-47s were on alert. It was fully supplanted by the B-52 by 1967. This B-47 pilot and crew handbook is over seven hundred pages long, and was originally produced by the USAF. It has been slightly reformatted but is reproduced here in its entirety, in a two-volume set. It provides a fascinating view inside one of history’s great planes.< Less
Boeing Superfortress By peter dancey
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No other aircraft ever combined so many technological advances as the B-29 Superfortress designed for a SPECIFIC STRATEGIC TASK IT LATER GAVE RISE TO THE DOUBLE-DECKER sTRATOCRUISER AIRLINER,... More > THEKCc-97 TANKER-TRANSPORT AND LAID THE FOUNDATIONS FOR THE NEW SERIES OF BOEING JET TRANSPORT PLANES. BY WAY OF THE TUPOLEV Tu-4 bULL IT ALSO GAVE THE FORMER USSR ITS FIRST LONG-RANGE STRATEGIC BOMBER.< Less