CONVAIR B-36 PEACEMAKER 1949-59 OWNERS' WORKSHOP MANUAL
America's Cold War 'big stick' ten-engine nuclear bomber that could rain destruction on aggrressors anywhere on Earth
Autore: David Baker
Della Haynes Publishing questi pratici manuali, abbondantemente illustrati a colori e in bianco e nero, che forniscono utili consigli per il restauro, la manutenzione e come portare in volo questi leggendari aerei e mezzi lunari del passato.
With six powerful radial engines and four turbojets paired in pods, the B-36 was the largest American aircraft to enter volume production, joining the US Air Force in 1948 as the world’s first operational bomber with hemispheric range. America’s ‘big stick’ become a powerful weapon for potential nuclear retaliation against aggressors anywhere on Earth, threatening a rain of fire unchallenged by any other air arm. Author David Baker lifts the lid on the B-36 Peacemaker to describe the design, development, structure and systems of this behemoth, and its service with the USAF’s Strategic Air Command.
150 illustrazioni a colori e 150 a colori
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