This authoritative volume is divided into two main sections covering fighters and bombers. Each traces the development of the aircraft from their first appearance, details their role in major conflicts, and analyses how technological improvements have affected their performance. Special feature topics include nightfighters, bombers of the Spanish Civil War, inflight refuelling, the Gulf Wars and fighter pilot equipment in the 21st century.
- Paperback: 512 pages
- Publisher: Southwater (June 16, 2010)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1844769178
- ISBN-13: 978-1844769179
- Product Dimensions: 6.9 x 1.3 x 8.8 inches
- Shipping Weight: 2.7 pounds