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Aircraft Prototypes: Aerospace Technology, from the Light Fighter to the B2 Stealth Bomber
Aircraft Prototypes: Aerospace Technology, from the Light Fighter to the B2 Stealth Bomber Christopher Chant 0788193651 9780788193651 Relates in detail the development of some fascinating prototype aircraft from World War II thru 1989, and relates ho
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Aircraft Prototypes: Aerospace Technology, from the Light Fighter to the B2 Stealth Bomber by Christopher Chant

Relates in detail the development of some fascinating prototype aircraft from World War II thru 1989, and relates how many evolved into mass-produced machines. Also explains the historical background, for example, how the destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki changed the concept of bombing. Covering bombers, fighters and research aircraft from around the world, this book tells the story of technical achievement meeting military need. The development of turbojet powered machines, rocket motors, innovative wing shapes, the introduction of vertical take off and landing technology and much more are explained in detail. More than 100 photos and illustrations in color.

Author: Christopher Chant

Language: English

Edition: 1St Edition

Binding: Hardcover

Publisher: Chartwell Books

Publication Date: 1990-04-01

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Christopher Chant (Edition: 1St Edition) Hardcover