Lockheed P-38 J-L Lightning

Lockheed P-38 J-L Lightning

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Lockheed's first military aircraft to go into production - the 'fork-tailed devil', twin engined Lightning - was also one of the most famous and effective American fighters of World War Two. Between 1940 and 1945, over 10,000 powerful and versatile P-38 Lightnings were built. This book documents the history of the J to L variants of the plane, from 1943 to 1944 - the most effective and widely used of the entire Lightning family. This was the aircraft that author and aviation legend Antoine de St Exupery was flying when he disappeared. * Rarely documented aspect of World War Two aviation history. * Superb colour illustrations of camouflage and markings, walk-around colour photographs and rare b+w archive photographs. * Essential reading for aviation enthusiasts & scale aero-modellers.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 165 x 240mm
  • Mushroom Model Publications
  • Poland
  • Illustrations (some col.)
  • 8391717828
  • 9788391717820

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