Combat Aircraft

Each Combat Aircraft book concentrates on one of the greatest aircraft in aviation history, the technology behind it and the men who flew it. Examining the design, development and deployment of the aircraft throughout history, from World War II and Korea through to current actions in the Gulf and Afghanistan, each book features up to 30 aircraft profiles, pages of full-colour nose art and black and white photographs throughout. The Combat Aircraft series provides a valuable resource for military model makers, remote control model makers and aviation history enthusiasts.

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  1. Heinkel He 177 Units of World War 2

    COM 123 Paperback Published 26 Jul 2018
    In many ways, the Heinkel He 177 'Greif' (Griffon) was Nazi Germany's 'lost' strategic bomber. With some fundamental creases ironed out, and built in large numbers, the He 177 would have offered the Luftwaffe...
  2. US Navy F-4 Phantom II Units of the Vietnam War 1969-73

    COM 125 Multiple formats
    Although the F-4 Phantom II was the most important fighter-bomber to see action with all three American services during the Vietnam War, it was essentially a U.S. Navy design, and the carrier-borne squadron...

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  3. Short Stirling Units of World War 2

    COM 124 Multiple formats
    Of the RAF's trio of four-engined heavy bombers in World War 2, the mighty Short Stirling was the first to enter service in August 1940. From its first raid in February 1941, the Stirling was at the...

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  4. Savoia-Marchetti S.79 Sparviero Bomber Units

    COM 122 Multiple formats
    Initially developed by Savoia-Marchetti as a transport, the aircraft had evolved into a dedicated medium bomber by the time the S.79-I made its combat debut in the Spanish Civil War in 1936. During World...

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  5. A-6 Intruder Units 1974-96

    COM 121 Multiple formats
    In the three decades following Vietnam, the veteran A-6 Intruder remained the most powerful strike aircraft available to the US Navy and Marine Corps. Engaged in operations over Cambodia, Lebanon and Libya...

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  6. Nakajima B5N ‘Kate’ and B6N ‘Jill’ Units

    COM 119 Multiple formats
    Entering service during the Sino-Japanese War, the Nakajima B5N (code-named ‘Kate') excelled and went on to achieve surprising and dramatic successes in the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. It...

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  7. Ju 52/3m Bomber and Transport Units 1936-41

    COM 120 Multiple formats
    The all-metal Junkers Ju 52/3m enjoyed a solid - indeed, revered - reputation amongst its crews and the troops and paratroopers who used and depended on it. For more than ten years, it saw service as a...

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  8. He 162 Volksjäger Units

    COM 118 Multiple formats
    With the Third Reich on the brink of defeat Hitler's instructions to his designers were clear. He wanted a Volksjäger - a People's Fighter that was quick to produce and used minimal quantities of strategic...

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  9. Tempest Squadrons of the RAF

    COM 117 Multiple formats
    Hawker's charismatic Tempest V entered RAF service just in time to be the most successful counter to the V1 flying bomb assault on southern England in the summer of 1944. With more than 800 of the robot...

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  10. Fw 200 Condor Units of World War 2

    COM 115 Multiple formats
    The Fw 200 Condor first made an appearance over Norway in April 1940, flying with the unit that eventually become synonymous with it - Kampfgeschwader 40. As the war in the west progressed, and German...

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