F-14 Tomcat Units of Operation Enduring Freedom

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F-14 Tomcat Units of Operation Enduring Freedom

Description

The legendary F-14 Tomcat was the weapon of choice to strike against the enemies of the United States in the wake of the September 11 attacks, with F-14s flying thousands of bombing missions on al-Qaeda and Taliban positions. Written by aviation expert Tony Holmes, this book explores the F-14 pilots and aircraft involved in Operation Enduring Freedom, with insights into the tactical approach and strategic aims provided by officers. Exclusive access to mission reports, combat diaries, fullcolour artwork and photographs from the author's collection reveal the battle experiences of the most famous modern fast jet.

Product details

Published Nov 20 2012
Format Ebook (PDF)
Edition 1st
Extent 96
ISBN 9781782007357
Imprint Osprey Publishing
Illustrations 94 col
Series Combat Aircraft
Short code COM 70
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing

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Tony Holmes

Having initially worked for Osprey as an author in…

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Jim Laurier

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