Boeing B-52 Stratofortress looks at the story of the design, development and operational use of the B-52 Stratofortress bombers during it’s career.
Profusely illustrated with b/w photographs and 8 pages in colour, the book describes what it is like to fly and fight in the B-52 Stratofortress and gives in-depth details of the aircraft and it’s equipment.
Boeing B-52 Stratofortress By Peter E Davies and Tony Thornborough
- The Crowood Press, 1988
- First edition
- 22.5 x 28.5 cm
- 173 pages
This book is a 1st Edition.
The dust wrapper is in near fine condition, clean and bright, with ever so slight bumping to the top fore-corner and only minor handling marks. the binding is tight, and inside, the contents are clean, fresh and in fine condition.
The Boeing B-52 Stratofortress is a long-range, subsonic, jet-powered strategic bomber.
The B-52 was designed and built by Boeing, which has continued to provide support and upgrades.
The B-52 has been operated by the US Air Force (USAF) since the 1950s.
The bomber carries up to 70,000 pounds (32,000 kg) of weapons.