A Century of Carrier Aviation

A Century of Carrier Aviation : The Evolution of Ships and Shipborne Aircarft

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In this book for naval and aviation enthusiasts and historians, Hobbs, 33- year veteran of the Royal Navy and formal curator of the Fleet Air Arm Museum in Yeovilton (UK), offers a history of carrier ships and shipborne aircraft, beginning with the first take-off from a ship in Virginia in 1914. The text, supplemented by b&w photographs, chronicles the genesis of today's aircraft carriers with particular attention to the specifics of taking off from and landing on a ship. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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  • Hardback | 304 pages
  • 248.92 x 287.02 x 17.78mm | 1,587.57g
  • US Naval Institute Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 1591140234
  • 9781591140238
  • 1,277,601

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