Cessna Warbirds: A Detailed and Personal History of Cessna's Involvement in the Armed Forces

Cessna Warbirds: A Detailed and Personal History of Cessna's Involvement in the Armed Forces

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NOTE: Updated Second Edition scheduled for mid-2014.

This landmark book by former Air Force pilot and internationally-known aviation author Walt Shiel, provides the complete and rarely-told story of the 12,000+ Cessna aircraft that have served in the US military and in armed forces around the world. Cessna Warbirds blends hard technical information about each aircraft with personal anecdotes by the pilots who flew them. Over 400 photos, many in color, illustrate the aircraft and their operational use. Read about amazing feats accomplished by ordinary men with extraordinary courage when these aircraft were flown in hot conflicts around the world. This book is perfect for anyone who has flown military aircraft, is interested in military aviation, owns of flies Cessna aircraft, or experiences a military Walter Mitty episode whenever they take to the skies.

Product Details

  • Author: Walt Shiel
  • Publication Date: 1995-12-01
  • Publisher: Slipdown Mountain Publications LLC
  • Product Group: Book
  • Manufacturer: Slipdown Mountain Publications LLC
  • Binding: Paperback, 329 pages
  • Brand: Brand: Slipdown Mountain Publications LLC
  • Features:
    • Used Book in Good Condition
  • Item Dimensions:
    • Dimensions: 75L x 875W x 1125H
    • Weight: 175
  • Package Dimensions:
    • Dimensions: 1090L x 840W x 60H
    • Weight: 175
  • List Price: $29.95
  • ISBN: 1879825252
  • ASIN: 1879825252

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