The Great Book of Modern WarplanesBook - 2000
The most detailed and colorful volume ever published on today's incredible warplanes! Accurate descriptions profile the futuristic F-117A Nighthawk; the all-wing B-2B bomber; the carrier-borne F/A-18 Hornet and F-14 Tomcat; the battle-hardened A-10 Warthog, Harrier/AV-8B and Tornado; the ubiquitous F-16 Fighting Falcon; the F-15 Eagle; America's next-generation F-22 Raptor; Sweden's Saab Gripen; France's Rafale and Eurofighter; plus Russian MiGs, Sukhois and more. Development history, powerplants, weapons and avionics, performance and handling, and combat analysis stats accompany each aircraft. Complete with three-views and cutaways.
Publisher: Osceola, WI : MBI Pub. Co., 2000
Branch Call Number: 623/.746/Gre 359401 1
Characteristics: 520 p. : ill. (some col.)
Alternative Title: Modern warplanes