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  • A History of Murphy's Law

    7.5x7.5" 68 Pages A History of Murphy's Law Murphy's Law is one of the most well-recognized statements of philosophy known to man. Tipped off by his next door neighbor that Murphy may have worked at Edwards Air Force Base,...

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  • A-4 / V-2 Rocket Instruction Manual

    8.25x6" 174 Pages During the 1930s, German scientists including Wehrner von Braun, Walter Riedel and Walter Dornberger developed the Aggregate series of rockets. These included the A-1, which is generally recognized as...

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  • B-47 Stratojet Pilot Manual

    8.5x11" 101 Pages The Air Force's first all-jet strategic bomber, the swept-wing Boeing B-47 Stratojet had a range of 3,500 nautical miles and a payload capacity of 20,000 pounds. It served as the mainstay of Strategic...

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  • Beechcraft T-34 Mentor Pilot Manual

    Beechcraft T-34 Mentor ManualDesigned in 1948 by the brilliant Walter Beech, the T-34 Mentor was intended as a low cost replacement for the T-6/NJ Texan. The aircraft bore many similarities to the Beechcraft Bonanza, but had...

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  • F-82 Twin Mustang Pilot Manual

    8.5x11" 74 Pages The F-82 "Twin Mustang" was conceived during WWII as a long-range fighter escort. The F-82 utilized two extended P-51 fuselages, mounted to a newly-designed center wing and tail. The plane incorporated...

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  • F3H Demon Pilot Manual

    8x10" 155 Pages Designed as a replacement for the U.S. Navy's F2H Banshee, the McDonnell F3H Demon fighter served with the fleet for nearly a decade, including during the Cuban Missile Crisis. Although it could not fly...

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  • F7F Tigercat Pilot Manual

    8.5x11" 100 Pages Built with twin, under-wing engines, tricycle landing gear and shoulder-mounted wings, the Grumman F7F Tigercat was an unusual looking, all-metal fighter. It was also one of the highest-performance...

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  • F7U-3 Cutlass Pilot Manual

    8.5x11" 120 Pages Chance-Vought's F7U Cutlass was inspired by data retrieved from Germany's Arado Company at the end of WWII. To avoid extreme nose-down forces, the Cutlass was a "tail-less" aircraft. Its swept wings...

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  • F8F-2 Bearcat Pilot Manual

    8.5x11" 133 Pages The Grumman F8F Bearcat was designed to defeat the nimble Japanese fighter aircraft that appeared at the end of WWII. The conflict ended before the Bearcat could be placed into service, and althought...

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  • FJ-3 Fury Pilot Manual

    8.5x11" 159 Pages On March 10, 1948, an FJ-1 Fury fighter landed aboard the carrier Boxer. The U.S. Navy had officially entered the jet age. Built by North American, the Fury shared a prototype with the Air Force's F-86...

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  • Nike Missile and Test Equipment

    8x10" 106 Pages The development of jet aircraft during WWII also signaled that a new era in anti-aircraft defense had arrived. To counter the emerging threat, the U.S. Army commissioned Project Nike. Developed by Bell...

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  • Pershing II Missile Firing Battery

    8x10" 148 Pages The Pershing II Firing Battery Designed to replace the Redstone, the Pershing I, 1a and II missiles served for three decades as the U.S. Army’s primary nuclear-capable, theater-level weapon. A...

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  • Pershing II Missile Weapon System Operator's Manual

    8x10" 124 Pages Pershing II Weapon System Operator's Manual Designed to replace the Redstone, the Pershing I, Ia and II missiles served for three decades as the U.S. Army’s primary nuclear-capable, theater-level weapon...

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  • RAF Gloster Meteor Pilot Manual

    8x10" 113 Pages Designed by Gloster's brilliant chief engineer George Carter, the Meteor was Britain's first operational jet, and the first such aircraft in Allied inventory. The Meteor was an outgrowth of intensive r&d...

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  • Skystreak & Skyrocket Pilot Manual

    8.5x11" 92 Pages The D-558 aircraft were part of a transonic research program originated by NACA and the U.S. Navy. The D-558-1 Skystreak turbojet first flew in 1947 at Muroc. It quickly set a new world speed record of...

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  • Submarine Recognition Manual

    9x7" 40 Pages This Submarine Recognition Manual was originally created in the 1950s by the U.S. Navy to educate military personnel and civilians about how to spot and identify hostile submarines. In its pages you'll find a...

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  • T-33A Thunderbird Pilot Manual

    8.5x11" 82 Pages The T-33 Thunderbird was the training variant of the U.S. Air Force's first production jet fighter, the F/P-80 Shooting Star. Originally designed by "Kelly" Johnson during WWII, the P-80 went from...

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  • This is Redstone

    8x10" 164 Pages Named in honor of the Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville Alabama where it was developed, the SSM-A-14 Redstone was the first large ballistic missile in the U.S. inventory. Designed by the Army Ballistic...

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  • U.S. Navy SEAL / UDT Handbook

    8x10" 228 Pages Note: this product ships after October 24, 2011. The U.S. Navy's principal Special Operations force, the SEALs (SEa, Air, Land) represents an elite force that, through its distinguished service, has...

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  • X-15 Rocket Plane Pilot Manual

    8x10" 194 Pages The X-15 rocket plane flew at Mach 6.72 and at altitudes above 67 miles -- at the threshold of space! The men who flew this amazing plane became the USAF's first astronauts. Powered by an XLR-99 engine...

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