Fighter Pilots

Author: Antony Loveless
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780778750963
Size: 46.95 MB
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This exciting book will examine what it takes to become a fighter pilot; what the job is like; the jets and equipment required; and what it's like to fly at twice the speed of sound in pursuit of an enemy.

How Fighter Pilots Use Math

Author: Mary Hense
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1604136057
Size: 23.32 MB
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Outlines the ways fighter pilots use math to figure out the height of things on the Earth's surface, determine how much fuel they need, navigate successfully, and calculate their combat radius.

Fighter Pilot

Author: William R. Dunn
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813146097
Size: 23.19 MB
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Now this didn't necessarily mean, in the long run, that the selected officers were
always better pilots than the sergeants. It is worth remembering that two-thirds of
the fighter pilots who fought and won the Battle of Britain were sergeants. We had
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Fighter Pilot

Author: Christina Olds
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 142992909X
Size: 71.53 MB
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Please note: This ebook edition does not include the photo insert from the print edition. The widely anticipated memoir of legendary ace American fighter pilot, Robin Olds Robin Olds was a larger-than-life hero with a towering personality.

Boyd

Author: Robert Coram
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0759527776
Size: 56.72 MB
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Still others think of Boyd as the most influential military theorist since Sun Tzu. They know only half the story. Boyd, more than any other person, saved fighter aviation from the predations of the Strategic Air Command.

Mozart S Brain And The Fighter Pilot

Author: Richard Restak, M.D.
Publisher: Harmony
ISBN: 0307421309
Size: 70.19 MB
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From interacting with colleagues to recognizing your own psychological makeup, from understanding the way you see something to why you’re looking at it in the first place, from explaining the cause of panic attacks to warding off ...

Chuck Yeager

Author: Carter M. Ayres
Publisher: Lerner Publications
ISBN: 9780822504832
Size: 42.34 MB
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Describes the life of the West Virginia boy who won a place in the history of aviation as the first pilot to fly through the sound barrier.

The Last Fighter Pilot

Author: Don Brown
Publisher: Regnery History
ISBN: 1621575551
Size: 63.51 MB
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Bestselling author Don Brown (Treason) sits down with Yelllin, now ninety-three years old, to tell the incredible true story of the final combat mission of World War II. Nine days after Hiroshima, on the morning of August 14th, Yellin and ...

The Spirit Of Attack

Author: Bruce Gordon
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1491846046
Size: 14.81 MB
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Twice it was UFOs - Unidentified Flying Objects! This book is a series of short stories, supported by more than 90 photographs. The first part has my own stories; later stories were contributed by my fellow pilots.