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USAF interceptors

Marty J. Isham

USAF interceptors

a military photo logbook, 1946-1979

by Marty J. Isham

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Published by Specialty Press in North Branch .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Air Force. -- Air Defense Command -- History -- Pictorial works,
  • Fighter planes -- United States -- History -- Pictorial works,
  • Jet planes, Military -- United States -- History -- Pictorial works,
  • Airplanes, Military -- United States -- History -- Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Marty J. Isham and David R. McLaren.
    GenrePictorial works
    ContributionsMcLaren, David R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUG1242.F5 I82 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24039788M
    ISBN 109781580071505
    LC Control Number2010001229
    OCLC/WorldCa430053150

    Supersonic interceptors entered and exited USAF service at various times, but all shared one common element: the Falcon missile. Originally intended as a bomber-carried AAM for defense against fighter attack, the various Falcon missile variants enjoyed a service career spanning nearly 50 years, leaving behind a legacy often forgotten by. The 87th Fighter Interceptor Squadron, known by their squadron paint as the “Red Bulls” flew F Delta Darts from their base at KI Sawyer to intercept Soviet ‘Bear’ bombers during the Cold War. Although these bombers never approached the key urban centers that they threatened, the role of fighter interceptors and squadrons in air.

    Schiffer Publishing Sukhoi Interceptors: The Su-9, Su, and Su Unsung Soviet Cold War Heroes - Closed in , the Sukhoi Design Bureau was reborn in to meet an urgent demand for a fast interceptor that would counter the threat posed by NATO bombers. It wasted no time developing a succession of missile-armed, Mach 2 interceptors characterized by delta wings; the single-engined .   Personal Comments Page 1 - 68th Fighter Interceptor Squadron - USAF - Korean War Project - Almost three thousand units pages are available at the Korean War Project.

      I wrote a book - a novel based on my military monitoring experiences titled "The Interceptors Club & the Secret of the Black Manta and I would like you to read it. It's adventure fiction (based loosely on fact) written for young readers (tweens) and adults. My aim in writing it, was to. There are a total of [ ] Aircraft from to entries in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of .


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Marty Isham and Dave McLaren have been working this subject for many years and their expertise shows in every page of the long-anticipated USAF Interceptors. Highly recommended for those with a serious interest as well as for those who would just like a good picture book of Cold War fighter-interceptors/5(15).

Beginning after World War II with the propeller-driven Northrop P Black Widow and North American F Twin Mustang, the Air Force's aerial interce Following the successful format of previous Specialty Press Military Photo Logbooks, this book offers readers an excellent photo compilation of all the great USAF Air Defense Command interceptors from the entire Cold War era/5.

The photos in this edition are black and white. Following the successful format of previous Specialty Press Military Photo Logbooks, this book offers readers an excellent photo compilation of all the great USAF Air Defense Command interceptors from the entire Cold War : Marty Isham.

Following the successful format of previous Specialty Press Military Photo Logbooks, this book offers readers an USAF interceptors book photo compilation of all the great USAF Air Defense Command interceptors from the entire Cold War era.

Beginning after World War. This is largely a picture book on American interceptor planes from to The interceptor's main purpose was to take down incoming enemy bombers/5(15).

USAF Interceptors A Military Photo Logbook, (Book): Isham, Marty J.: Following the successful format of previous Specialty Press Military Photo Logbooks, this book offers readers an excellent photo compilation of all the great USAF Air Defense Command interceptors from the entire Cold War era.

Beginning after World War II with the propeller-driven Northrop P Black Widow and. Marty Isham is the author of U.S. Air Force Interceptors ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 1 review, published ) and USAF Interceptors ( avg rating, 0 /5. As primarily a well-captioned picture book, USAF Interceptors succeeds quite well.

I’m a fan of this era and there are a lot of pictures I’ve never seen. Some of the color schemes are gaudy, some quite odd to the contemporary eye, and some are downright unattractive. There are a total of [ 45 ] Cold War U.S.

Interceptor Aircraft () entries in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily the primary operator. Title: USAF Interceptors: A Military Logbook () Authors: Isham, McLaren: Publisher: Specialty Press: Year: Types Covered: P, P, P, F, F USAF Interceptors By Chris Banyai-Riepl.

A Military Photo Logbook () Authors: Marty Isham & David McLaren Publisher: Specialty Press ISBN: Binding: Softcover Pages: This new title from Specialty Press covers a branch of military that has not had much coverage over the years: Air Defense Command. Buy USAF Interceptors by Marty Isham from Waterstones today.

Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Author: Marty Isham. USAF Interceptors A Military Photo Logbook AUTHOR: Marty Isham, David McLaren: BINDING all USAF Air Defence Command aircraft of the Cold War and includes new photographs of the popular Convair delta-wing interceptors.

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An interceptor aircraft, or simply interceptor, is a type of fighter aircraft designed specifically for the defensive interception role against an attacking enemy aircraft, particularly bombers and reconnaissance are two general classes of interceptor: relatively lightweight aircraft built for high performance over short range, and heavier aircraft designed to fly at night or in.

The interceptor component of Air Forces Iceland was the USAF 57th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron at Keflavik, which intercepted more Soviet aircraft than any other unit. The squadron began with F fighters inthen transitioned to Fs inF-4s inand Fs in The st Fighter-Interceptor Squadron is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

Its last assignment was with Air Defense Command at Webb Air Force Base, Texas, where it was inactivated on 1 March During World War II the squadron was a Lockheed P Lightning replacement training unit on the west coast of the United States.

It performed this mission until it was disbanded in in Branch: United States Air Force. The Convair F Delta Dart was a supersonic, all-weather delta wing interceptor aircraft of the United States Air Force from the s through Referred to as the "Ultimate Interceptor" it was the last dedicated interceptor in USAF to date.

Fighter/Interceptor Strength by Country () Ranking of total fighter and interceptor aircraft fleet strength by operating national power.

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