Boeing B-52 Stratofortress: 1952 onwards (all marks) (Owners' Workshop Manual)
Boeing B-52 Stratofortress: 1952 onwards (all marks) (Owners'
The eight-engine Boeing B-52 Stratofortress jet was the USA’s first long-range, swept-wing heavy bomber. It began life as an intercontinental, high-altitude Cold War nuclear bomber. With each new variant the B-52 increased in range, power and capability, seeing active service in the Vietnam War, both Gulf Wars of 1991 and 2003, and over Afghanistan in 2001. Author Steve Davies recalls its combat history, gets up close to look under the skin of the B-52, and talks to the flight crews and maintainers of this legendary aircraft.
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- ASIN: 0857332597
A great B-52 Stratofortress bomber Aviation t-shirt.
A great B-52 Stratofortress bomber Aviation
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B-52 Stratofortress: The Complete History of the World's Longest Serving and Best Known Bomber
B-52 Stratofortress: The Complete History of the World's
The B-52 is the longest serving and most versatile of the United States Air Force's combat aircraft. The Stratofortress entered active service in 1955 and is scheduled to continue as part of the air force's inventory through 2040. The jet-powered bomber was a mainstay of America's Cold War nuclear-deterrent strategy, providing air power that balanced the land and sea military forces. The massive plane also served as the launch platform for the experimental X-15 hypersonic rocket aircraft. Due to its versatility as an aircraft, the B-52 has seen combat service in all of America's military conflicts since it came on active duty: Vietnam, the first and second Gulf wars, and the War in Afghanistan. B-52 Stratofortress also covers every aspect of the aircraft's development, manufacture, and modification. These technical details set the stage for its military service, starting with its role as a nuclear bomber in the Cold War even though only conventional weapons have been used during its combat duty. The airplane’s service in key campaigns in Vietnam is covered, followed by the quieter years after it. The B-52 returned to prominence in the Gulf Wars and Afghanistan, taking part in massive bombing campaigns in both conflicts. Finally, the book ends with the constant upgrades that ...
- ASIN: 0785835113
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Side Profile of a Bomber Plane in Flight, B-52 Stratofortress, US Air Force Art Print, 27 x 20 inches
Side Profile of a Bomber Plane in Flight,
Side profile of a bomber plane in flight, B-52 Stratofortress, US Air Force Museum Quality Fine Art Print sold by Great Art Now, size 24x18 inches. This print is popular in our Black & White Photography, Transportation Art, Air Transportation Art, Airplane Art, Vintage Posters, Photography, Vintage Transportation Posters, Vintage Photography, Vintage Airplane Posters, Military Posters, Air Force Posters, and Warplane Art categories. Great Art Now was started in 2002 by a group of friends with an interest in both art and technology. That interest and a lot of hard work has led us to become one of the largest online retailers in the country. We use our buying power to create great art that can be sold at great prices and is accessible to everyone. All of our artwork is stored in our New Jersey warehouse. Your satisfaction is 100% guaranteed.
- Color: Black
- Brand: Great Art Now
- ASIN: B07MKS1Z8G
B-52 Stratofortress Illustrated
The first thing to know about the Boeing B-52 Stratofortress is that it is a remarkable airplane for many reasons, not the least of which is its longevity. The first flight of the B-52 was in 1955 and the production line shut down in 1962 after cranking out 742 bombers in 8 different models. Sixty years later, the B-52 is still flying, and plans are to keep it flying for several more years. Of course, the B-52 of today is not your Grandfather’s B-52. (Think about that! At least three generations of USAF pilots have flown the B-52!) This is a chronicle of the remarkable career of the B-52, illustrated with dozens of photos.
- ASIN: 1973456672
B-52 Stratofortress Tech Drawing Cold War Bomber T-shirt
B-52 Stratofortress Tech Drawing Cold War Bomber
Part of our series of aircraft tech drawing designs, this shirt features the B-52 Stratofortress. The B52 is an American long-range, heavy bomber originally designed to carry atomic and nuclear weapons but adapted to carry conventional weapons today.
- Color: Grey
- Brand: Designed For Flight
- ASIN: B07DFYPQX2
B-52 Stratofortress: Boeing's Iconic Bomber from 1952 to the Present (Legends of Warfare: Aviation)
B-52 Stratofortress: Boeing's Iconic Bomber from 1952 to
One of America's most famous aircraft, the Boeing B-52 Stratofortress continues to form the backbone of the US nuclear deterrent, and it has also become the nation's principle heavy tactical bomber. It has filled this role since the the early years of the Cold War, the heavy bombing raids during the Vietnam War, and recently in Iraq and Afghanistan. The history of this iconic aircraft is presented through carefully researched photos, many of which have never before been published. Its design and development during the post-WWII years, through the many modifications and upgrades up to the present day are covered in detail. Large, clear photos, coupled with descriptive and informative captions, put the reader on the airfield and in the sky with this historic aircraft. Part of the Legends of Warfare series.
- ASIN: 0764355872
B-52 Stratofortress Bomber Plane Military Decal Sticker For Use On Laptop, Helmet, Car, Truck, Motorcycle, Windows, Bumper, Wall, and Decor Size- [6 inch] / [15 cm] Wide / Color- Gloss White
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Boeing B-52 Stratofortress: Warrior Queen of the USAF
Boeing B-52 Stratofortress: Warrior Queen of the
** This electronic edition includes 47 black-and-white and 32 colour photographs **The Boeing B-52 Stratofortress began her life at the Boeing Aircraft Corp back in 1946. She was the answer to the problem that General Curtis LeMay of the USAF was looking for: A BIG bomber. The B-52, in 1955 entered the service of the USAF and as of 2016 she is still in service and on active duty. The B-52 had lived through the Cold War, being on alert 24/7 in case the Russian Bear stepped out of line. The B-52 saw service in the Vietnam War of which Operation Rolling Thunder became one of the monumental programs in USAF history. The B-52 went on to service in the deserts of the Middle East in Operation Desert Storm and later in Enduring Freedom and Afghanistan. Through all this, the B-52 has stood for the many revisions, from A to H, that have been done to her massive airframe and her cockpit, which is now an up to-date glass cockpit. Of the 744 that were built 85 of the 'H' model still remain in service. Her armament capacity is immense. 50 years of service, and many battle scars later, still the B-52 remains the Queen of the skies of War.** This electronic edition includes 47 black-and-white and 32 colour photographs **
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US Air Force 'B-52 Stratofortress' Embroidered Ball Cap
US Air Force 'B-52 Stratofortress' Embroidered Ball
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B-52 Stratofortress Units in Combat 1955–73 (Combat Aircraft)
B-52 Stratofortress Units in Combat 1955–73 (Combat
Designed to form the backbone of Strategic Air Command's nuclear deterrent, the B-52 force was brought to higher states of readiness whenever crisis threatened the USA, most notably when Kennedy and Khruschev went eyeball-to-eyeball over Cuba. Soon afterwards, B-52s formed the backbone of the USAF's bombing campaign in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos. This book follows the story of the B-52 from its genesis to its first combat missions in June 1965 and through to the briefly sustained but bloodily fought Linebacker II offensive in late 1972. Even after the withdrawal of US forces in 1973, B-52s remained in-theatre, flying training missions mainly from Guam.
- Brand: Lake, Jon
- ASIN: 1841766070
B-52G / B-52 Stratofortress Bomber 8x12 Silver Halide Photo Print
B-52G / B-52 Stratofortress Bomber 8x12 Silver Halide
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Stratofortress: The Story of the B-52
Stratofortress: The Story of the
Boeing's mighty B-52 Stratofortress has seen continuous operational service with the United States Air Force since the type was introduced in 1957. The aircraft has been upgraded several times and has assumed many different new roles since it was originally conceived and then provided the key airborne platform for America's strategic nuclear force. It is predicted that it will serve as a front-line aircraft until 2040.Apart from the formidable threat it provided during the long years of the 'Cold War', the aircraft has played a significant part in all US overseas operations since Vietnam. The more recent include Desert Storm in 1991, the Balkan conflict, Afghanistan and the liberation of Iraq. Over 700 were built and around 80 remain in service. This book includes chapters on Concept Requirement, Design and Development, Production, Evolution and Variant Models, Operational Tasking, Operational History (with first-hand accounts from crews), Weapons and Equipment Carried, Flying the Aircraft and Current Service Operations. t will be highly illustrated with many original shots taken aboard B-52s, together with archive material and also color profiles.
- ASIN: B00CLEAU76
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