US Navy F-4 Phantom II MiG Killers 1972-73 by Brad ElwardUS Navy F-4 Phantom II MiG Killers 1972-73 by Brad Elward

US Navy F-4 Phantom II MiG Killers 1972-73

byBrad Elward, Peter E. Davies

Paperback | August 19, 2002

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The second of two books on the Navy's Phantom II MiG killers of the Vietnam War (1955-1975), this book covers the numerous actions fought out over North Vietnam during the Linebacker I and II operations of 1972-73. No fewer than 17 MiGs were downed during this period, five of them by the Navy's sole aces of the conflict, Lts Randy Cunningham and Willie Driscoll of VF-96. Drawing on primary sources such as surviving Phantom II aircrew and official navy documentation, the author has assembled the most precise appraisal of fighter operations involving US Navy Phantom II units and those elusive MiGs ever seen in print.
Brad Elward has broken into aviation journalism in the past two years, having had work published in such erstwhile periodicals as World Air Power Journal. This is his first book for Osprey. Peter Davies has written or co-written nine books on modern American combat aircraft, including the standard reference work on US Navy and Marine C...
Title:US Navy F-4 Phantom II MiG Killers 1972-73Format:PaperbackPublished:August 19, 2002Publisher:Bloomsbury USALanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1841762644

ISBN - 13:9781841762647

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