By Warren Thompson
Even if a hangover from global struggle II, the probably antiquated B-26 Invader proved to be one of many hardest-worked resources hired by means of the UN forces in Korea throughout the clash. certainly, B-26s of the third Bomber staff had the excellence of being the 1st plane to drop ordnance at the North Koreans inside of hours of the communist invasion of the south. able to losing bombs and napalm, firing off unguided rockets or just strafing objectives with its battery of .50-cal Browning weapons, the B-26 was once both as potent in the course of the day or at evening. Over 2 hundred bomber and reconnaissance variations observed motion in Korea, and lots of have been embellished with the most vibrant nostril artwork ever carried through American strive against airplane in any battle. This quantity incorporates a gallery of this paintings, with textual content outlining the exploits of the pilots featured, and appendices directory the devices concerned.
Read or Download B-26 Invader Units over Korea (Osprey Frontline Colour 4) PDF
Best Aerospace books
The five hundred most sensible locations to land for a fast around of golf--every unmarried one steered by means of pilots for pilots.
My creation to the attention-grabbing phenomena linked to detonation waves got here via appointments as an exterior fellow on the division of Physics, college university of Wales, and on the division of Mechanical Engineering, collage of Leeds. Very specific thank you for his exact information in the course of the huge physique of knowledge on gaseous detonations are as a result of Professor D.
Additional resources for B-26 Invader Units over Korea (Osprey Frontline Colour 4)