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    • Naval Fighters Blue Goose: Command Aircraft US Navy: NF#100 SC
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    • Naval Fighters Blue Goose: Command Aircraft US Navy: NF#100 SC

      This book covers US Naval Aviation from its beginnings in 1911 until 1961 through the interesting and sometimes colorful "Blue Goose" or Command Aircraft. "Blue Goose" refers to a color scheme that developed for these aircraft in the 1930s.

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    • Naval Fighters Brewster F2A Buffalo & Exports: Naval Fighters #104 SC
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    • Naval Fighters Brewster F2A Buffalo & Exports: Naval Fighters #104 SC

      This is the ultimate history of the Brewster F2A Buffalo, the US Navy's first monoplane fighter aircraft. Allied flyers in WWII called it the "flying coffin", but in the hands of Finnish aces, the Buffalo was wildly successful.

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    • Naval Fighters Brewster SB2A Bermuda/Buccaneer: Naval Fighters #76
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    • Naval Fighters Brewster SB2A Bermuda/Buccaneer: Naval Fighters #76

      The Brewster Bermuda is the name given by the RAF to the Brewster SB2A. In the US Navy service, the aircraft was the SB2A "Buccaneer." The Bermuda was not carrier-capable, although it was designed as a dive bomber. It was developed by Brewster in parallel

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    • Naval Fighters Consolidated PB2Y Coronado: Naval Fighters #85 softcover
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    • Naval Fighters Consolidated PB2Y Coronado: Naval Fighters #85 softcover

      The PB2Y Coronado was a large flying boat patrol bomber designed by Consolidated Aircraft. After deliveries of the PBY Catalina, also a Consolidated aircraft, began in 1935, the United States Navy began planning for the next generation of patrol bombers.

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    • Naval Fighters Consolidated PB4Y1/1P Liberator:Naval Fighters105 SC
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    • Naval Fighters Consolidated PB4Y1/1P Liberator:Naval Fighters105 SC

      During WWII, the US Navy adopted the Consolidated B-24D Liberator as a long-range patrol bomber/sub hunter (PB4Y-1) and as an armed photo recon aircraft (PB4Y-1P). These Navy PB4Y Liberators became deadly hunter-killer aircraft and destroyed over a 1,000

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    • Naval Fighters Curtiss SOC Seagull: Naval Fighters #89 softcover
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    • Naval Fighters Curtiss SOC Seagull: Naval Fighters #89 softcover

      The Curtiss SOC Seagull was a United States single-engine scout observation biplane aircraft, designed by Alexander Solla of the Curtiss-Wright Corporation for the United States Navy. The aircraft served on battleships and cruisers in a seaplane configura

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    • Naval Fighters Curtiss XBTC2 Eggbeater: Naval Fighters #77 SC
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    • Naval Fighters Curtiss XBTC2 Eggbeater: Naval Fighters #77 SC

      Curtiss Model 98 XBTC-2 was designed because of a request for a single seat dive/torpedo bomber in 1942. A Wright R 3350 with a four bladed prop should power the -1, a P&W R-4360 with 3-bladed contra props the -2.

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    • Naval Fighters Douglas A4A / A4B Skyhawk in US Navy Service: Naval Fighters #49 softcover
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    • Naval Fighters Douglas A4A / A4B Skyhawk in US Navy Service: Naval Fighters #49 softcover

      "Heinemann's Hot Rod", "Tinker Toy", "Bantam Bomber" are all nicknames for the embodiment of simplicity and design efficiency in the best attack aircraft ever (author's opinion). Read all about its development, components, testing procedures, and squadro

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    • Naval Fighters Douglas A4A A4B Skyhawk USMC/R/USNR: NF#50 SC
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    • Naval Fighters Douglas A4A A4B Skyhawk USMC/R/USNR: NF#50 SC

      USMC/USMCR/USNR Douglas A-4A/B Skyhawks is the companion volume to Naval Fighters Number Forty-Nine, the Douglas A-4A/B Skyhawk in Navy Service. This Navy volume contains 61 pages of development, aircraft description details and drawings that pertain to M

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    • Naval Fighters Douglas A4C/L Skyhawk in Navy Service: NF#109 SC
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    • Naval Fighters Douglas A4C/L Skyhawk in Navy Service: NF#109 SC

      Book six in the Naval Fighter Series on the Douglas A-4 Skyhawk covers the single seat subsonic carrier-capable A-4C/L in Navy service. It covers the technical aspects of these aircraft and squadron histories including squadron patches. Previous books in

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    • Naval Fighters Douglas A4E/F Skyhawk in Marine Service: NF#52 SC
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    • Naval Fighters Douglas A4E/F Skyhawk in Marine Service: NF#52 SC

      Although fewer Marine squadrons were equipped with the A-4 E/Fs than Navy squadrons, the type still saw extensive usage in Vietnam. The close air support that these aircraft provided to our deployed troops were invaluable and saved countless American live

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    • Naval Fighters Douglas A4E/F Skyhawk in US Navy: Naval Fighters #51 softcover
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    • Naval Fighters Douglas A4E/F Skyhawk in US Navy: Naval Fighters #51 softcover

      The A-4 Skyhawk was the workhorse of the Vietnam War. It flew more strike missions than any other Navy aircraft and its losses in combat amounted to 37% of all Navy combat losses. The Navy lost 195 A-4s out of 530 total losses

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    • Naval Fighters Douglas D558-2 Skyrocket: Naval Fighters #57 SC
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    • Naval Fighters Douglas D558-2 Skyrocket: Naval Fighters #57 SC

      The D-558 program was a Douglas Aircraft Company contract with the U.S. Navy and NACA (National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics), intended to produce an aircraft for the purpose of exploring transonic and supersonic flight.

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    • Naval Fighters Grumman F2F / F3F and Civilian Variants: NF#112 SC
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    • Naval Fighters Grumman F2F / F3F and Civilian Variants: NF#112 SC

      The first half of this 192-page monograph covers the developmental history of the F2F and F3F. Individual aircraft histories, listing assigned commands, mishaps and final disposition. This is followed by an operational history of each Navy and Marine Corp

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    • Naval Fighters Grumman F6F Hellcat: Naval Fighters #92 softcover
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    • Naval Fighters Grumman F6F Hellcat: Naval Fighters #92 softcover

      The book covers the F6Fs development, testing, and production written by Grumman's test pilot "Corky" Meyer. This is followed by technical details and a running combat narrative. The Marines, British, French, and European action is all covered as well as

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    • Naval Fighters Grumman F7F TigerCat: Naval Fighters #75 softcover
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    • Naval Fighters Grumman F7F TigerCat: Naval Fighters #75 softcover

      The XF7F-1 (Grumman G-45) was ordered on June 30, 1941, and was intended to be operated from the forthcoming 45,000 ton Midway class carriers. It was to be the first twin engine with tricycle undercarriage. It was heavily armed with four-20 mm guns in the

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    • Naval Fighters Grumman F8F Bearcat: Naval Fighters #80 SC
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    • Naval Fighters Grumman F8F Bearcat: Naval Fighters #80 SC

      When planning a replacement for their successful F6F Hellcat carrier fighter, Grumman chose to build as lightweight a design as possible around the most reliable large radial engine. The result was the F8F Bearcat, which was often called a "hot rod" by it

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    • Naval Fighters Grumman F9F Cougar Single US Navy / MC: NF#69 SC
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    • Naval Fighters Grumman F9F Cougar Single US Navy / MC: NF#69 SC

      This book has all the F9F Cougar Navy and Marines Squadrons and their histories as well as the US Navy Reserves. It has the history, photos, patch (crest), the ships, and the shore stations they served with photos of the way they were painted and stores.

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