all ebooks in category: Military Aviation History (64)

The Wild Blue
English | EPUB | 13.5 MB

Stephen E. Ambrose, acclaimed author of Band of Brothers and Undaunted Courage, carries us along in the crowded and dangerous B-24s as their crews fought …

Polikarpov I-15, I-16 and I-153 Aces (Osprey Aircraft of the Aces 95)
2010 | ISBN: 1846039819 | English | 97 Pages | True PDF | 4,6 MB

The I-15, I-16 and I-153 fighters were the world's first mass-produced fighters. A total of 17,000 Polikarpov fighters had been manufactured by the time their …

Flight 777: The Mystery of Leslie Howard [Repost]
English | March 5, 2013 | ISBN: 1781590168 | 288 pages | EPUB | 1.78 Mb

On 1 June 1943 Flight 777, a Douglas DC-3, en route from Lisbon to Britain, was shot down over the Bay of Biscay by German …

F-105 Thunderchief MiG Killers of the Vietnam War (Combat Aircraft)
English | October 21, 2014 | ISBN: 1782008047 | 96 pages | PDF | 3.31 Mb

USAF Rolling Thunder strike missions tactically assaulted North Vietnamese defenses, overcoming MiG fighter jets and SAM (surface to air) missiles to devastate North Vietnam's industrial …

A-3 Skywarrior Units of the Vietnam War (Combat Aircraft)
English | March 24, 2015 | ISBN: 147280564X | 96 pages | PDF | 4.05 Mb

The Douglas A-3 Skywarrior, though something of a cult favourite, remains a largely unremarked classic of Naval Aviation. Built for nuclear weapon delivery, the A-3 …

Dogfight: The Supermarine Spitfire and the Messerschmitt Bf109
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1473828066 | EPUB | pages: 368 | 66.3 mb

Innumerable books have been published on the two most famous fighter aircraft of all time, the Supermarine Spitfire and the Messerschmitt Bf109. But books setting …

Conquering the Sky
English | EPUB | 1.8 MB

The nail-biting account of the Wright brothers' secret flights at Kitty Hawk and their unexpected rise to fameDespite their great achievements following their first powered …

Broken Wings: The Hungarian Air Force, 1918-45
English | ISBN: 0253022940 | 2016 | EPUB | 344 pages | 2 MB

Drawing upon a wealth of previously untranslated documents, Broken Wings tells how a European nation built an entire air force in secret. Carved up and …

Setting the Rising Sun: Halsey's Aviators Strike Japan, Summer 1945
English | April 1st, 2019 | ISBN: 0811738426 | 368 pages | EPUB | 6.93 MB

By the summer of 1945, Adm. Bull Halsey's U.S. Third Fleet had fought its way far enough in the Pacific that its carrier-based fighters could …

B-24 Liberator vs Ki-43 Oscar: China and Burma 1943 (Duel) [Repost]
English | April 17, 2012 | ISBN: 1849087024 | 80 pages | PDF | 3.36 Mb

During the late 1930s an armament race developed between bombers and the fighters that were bent on stopping them. The development of multi-engined, multi-gun, all-metal …