Full Circle, the Story of Air Fighting

Author(s): Air Vice-Marshall J E (Johnnie) Johnson

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The story of air fighting from the First World War to supersonic flight. A fascinating history of the development of military aircraft and flying strategy. Highlights the connection between developments in technology and in strategy. Written by one of the world's greatest ever fighter pilots About the Author: Air Vice-Marshal Johnson was the top scoring fighter pilot of World War Two. He also fought with the United States Air Force in Korea. He played an important part in the events he described, and knew most of the major figures of aerial combat. He is regarded as the greatest fighter pilot of them all 304 pages

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The first combat aircraft flew alone, scouting for armies and fighting each other using revolvers and rifles. Soon the aircraft entered pairs and then large formations. With supersonic technology, formations have returned to single numbers. Air warfare has come full circle.

Air Vice-Marshal Johnson was the top scoring fighter pilot of World War Two. He also fought with the United States Air Force in Korea. He played an important part in the events he described, and knew most of the major figures of aerial combat. He is regarded as the greatest fighter pilot of them all.

General Fields

  • : 9780304358601
  • : Orion Publishing Co
  • : Cassell military
  • : May 2001
  • : 198mm X 129mm X 19mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 304
  • : illustrations
  • : Air Vice-Marshall J E (Johnnie) Johnson
  • : -
  • : New edition
  • : 358.4