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U.S.Army-Air Force fighter planes

Edward James Farley

U.S.Army-Air Force fighter planes

P-1 to F-107.

by Edward James Farley

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Published by Aero Publishers W.E.Hersant .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previoused.1957.

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Open LibraryOL18912934M

This U.S. Army Air Force training film shows how aerial bombs, fuzes, detonators and other components should be handled and loaded aboard aircraft. This film is part of the Periscope Film LLC archive, one of the largest historic military, transportation, and aviation stock footage collections in the USA.


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