North American P-51 Mustang

North American P-51 Mustang by Jarrod Cotter

1940 Onwards (all marks)

Format: Trade Paperback , 160 Pages
ISBN: 9780857338594
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The North American P-51 Mustang holds an important place in US aviation history as its finest fighter aircraft of all time. During the Second World War it was the only Allied fighter capable of flying to Berlin and back from Britain without refueling. Read about the Mustang's illustrious combat history and take a close-up look at how it is constructed. Discover what it takes to own and fly this classic fighter, and find out how engineers keep it airworthy. Centrepieces of this manual are co-author Maurice Hammond's Second World War-vintage Merlin-engine P-51Ds - Janie and Marinell.

Jarrod Cotter has contributed to numerous railway and aviation magazines, and is a former railway magazine editor, and former Editor of Aviation Classics and Aeroplane Monthly. He has a particular passion for the Class 50, and is a Member of 'The Fifty Fund'. He is also co-author of the Haynes Avro Lancaster Manual and P-51 Mustang Manual.

Format: Trade Paperback , 160 Pages
ISBN: 9780857338594
Illustrations: 170 color & 60 b/w ill
Size: 8.25 in x 10.5 in / 210 mm x 267 mm
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