54.00EUR

Famous Russian Aircraft Mikoyan MiG-17
[228782]

Famous Russian Aircraft Mikoyan MiG-17
Starting in the mid-1950s, and for nearly two decades thereafter, the MiG-17P, MiG-17PF and MiG-17PFU (the latter version was armed with air-to-air missiles) were the most widespread interceptors in the Soviet Air Defence Force. The MiG-17F day fighter was widely exported and saw a good deal of fighting, receiving its baptism of fire in the Middle East where Egyptian Frescos were pitted against Israeli Dassault Mystère IVs. However, the type became really famous after the Vietnam War where it successfully opposed the supersonic McDonnell F-4 Phantom II and other US aircraft. Besides a full description of MiG-17’s development history the book also charts the MG17’s combat operations in major wars and local conflicts. A separate chapter compares the MiG-17 and its foreign counterparts and the book concludes with details of MiG-17 fleets and operators worldwide.
Illustrated with over 1000 unique photos, colour side views, line and cutaway drawings this latest addition to the Famous Russian Aircraft series forms a detailed record of the type and will appeal to modelers and historians alike.

Author(s): Yefim Gordon/ Dmitriy Komissarov
Publisher: Crecy
Pages: 480
Language: English
Edition: 1
Year of publication: 2016
Dimensions: 28,8 x 22,3 cm
Binding: Hardcover
Weight: 2.20 kg
Reviews

Categories
Calendars
Books-> (3799)
  Aircraft & Rockets-> (1547)
    Airwar 1914/18-> (33)
    Airwar 1939/45-> (1008)
    Air War in other Conflicts (2)
    Military Aircraft since 1945-> (445)
      Autobiographies/Fates (3)
      Camouflage & Markings (7)
      Series-> (174)
      Technique/Weapons aso. (2)
      Unit histories (17)
    Rockets/Spacecraft (9)
    Magazines/Yearbooks-> (6)
    Civil Aircraft-> (44)
  Classic Cars (5)
  Comic (14)
  Marine-> (592)
  Military History (Ground Power)-> (1580)
  Model Construction-> (36)
  Museums-Guides (5)
  Present Archeology
  Radar (2)
  Railways-> (16)
  Trucks (2)
CDs
Second Hand / Sale-> (94)
Quick Find
 
Use keywords to find the product you are looking for.
Advanced Search
Tips
0 items
Languages
German English

Copyright © 2019 Christian Schmidt Fachbuchhandlung
Powered by osCommerce