Hunters by M.Bowman

By M.Bowman

Книга Hunters Hunters Книги Вооружение Автор: M.Bowman Формат: pdf Размер: 70,2 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:The Hawker Hunter In British army ServiceФотоальбом о самолетеHawker Hunter.158 стр,цв.фотографииHawker Hunter (Охотник) - наиболее удачный британский боевой самолет послевоенного периода. Он предназначался для отражения массированных атак реактивных бомбардировщиков на Британские острова. Самолет выполнен по нормальной аэродинамической схеме с низкорасположенным стреловидным крылом, стреловидным оперением и одним ТРД.Самолет Hunter выпускался по лицензии в Бельгии и Нидерландах Поставлялся в Абу-Даби, Данию, Иорданию, Индию, Ирак, Катар, Кению, Кувейт, Ливан, Перу, Родезию, Саудовскую Аравию, Сингапур, Чили, Швейцарию и Швецию. Истребители широко применялись в различных региональных конфликтах в 1960-1970-х годах. Всего произведено более 50 модификаций.Характеристики самолета "Хантер" F.Mk.6:Размах крыла - 10,25 м.Длина самолета - 13,98 м.Высота самолета - 4,02 м.Площадь крыла - 32,43 м2.Масса пустого самолета - 6404 кг.Взлетная масса, кг:- нормальная - 8122;- максимальная без ПТБ - 9830;- максимальная с ПТБ - 10795.Тип двигателя - ТРД Роллс-Ройс "Эвон".Максимальная тяга - 1х45,1 кН/4600 кгс.Максимальная скорость, км/ч:- у земли - 1150;- на высоте 11000 м - 1130.Практический потолок - 17000 м.Максимальная скороподъемность - sixty two м/с.Практическая дальность - 3150 км (с ПТБ).Длина разбега - 660 м.Длина пробега - 780 м.Вооружение:Hunter F.Mk.6:Четыре 30-мм пушки Aden Mk.4 c a hundred and fifty патронами на пушку , на УТС -две пушки. Под крылом подвеска seventy four НУР калибром 50,8 мм, 24- 76,2 мм или двух свободнопадающих бомб до 450 кг.Hunter FGA.Mk.9:Четыре 30-мм пушки Aden Mk.4 c one hundred fifty патронами на пушку. Боевая нагрузка- 2722 кг на four узлах подвески. 454 кг бомбы, напалмовые баки, кластерные 76-мм НУР, и ПУ fifty one- и 70-мм НУР.

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Anthrax: The Investigation of a Deadly Outbreak by Jeanne Guillemin

By Jeanne Guillemin

In April of 1979 town of Sverdlovsk in Russia's Ural Mountains was once struck by means of a daunting anthrax epidemic. legitimate Soviet records suggested sixty-four human deaths caused by the ingestion of tainted meat offered at the black marketplace, yet U.S. intelligence assets implied a distinct tale, and the shortcoming of documentation left unresolved questions. In her riveting research of the incident, Jeanne Guillemin unravels the secret of what quite occurred in the course of that tragic occasion in Sverdlovsk.

Anthrax is a virulent and lethal micro organism whose spores can stay in soil for so long as seventy years, killing grazing animals and placing people in jeopardy of consuming contaminated meat. modern obstacle is extra situated on anthrax as an airborne organic weapon whose inhaled spores may end up in 90 percentage mortality for these infected.

As a part of a crew of medical professionals and researchers, Jeanne Guillemin traveled to Russia in 1992 to figure out the reason and quantity of the epidemic. Her affecting narrative transforms a case of epidemiological research right into a politically charged secret. She creates a bright feel of immediacy and drama along with her insider's account of the team's investigative work—the research of pathology photographs and slides, conferences with political and public healthiness officers, the retrieval of crucial scientific data—and candidly unearths the subjective aspect of technology as she conducts interviews with troubled households, visits websites, and interacts with these suspected of clouding the truth.

Complete with scientific case info and 3 epidemiological maps, this vintage account relates on to starting to be predicament over bioterrorism and the way the U.S. and different countries may still reply. within the ultimate chapters Guillemin surveys earlier and current covert organic guns arsenals scattered around the globe and the foreign felony efforts to cast off them.

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The B-29 book by Frederick A Johnsen

By Frederick A Johnsen

Книга The B-29 booklet. The B-29 ebook. Книги Вооружение Формат: pdf Размер: 48,6 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:Boeing B-29 Superfortress по праву считается самым выдающимся тяжелым бомбардировщиком периода Второй Мировой войны, сыгравшим большую роль в ходе войны с Японией. Многие внедренные на самолете решения прежде никогда не встречались на серийных самолетах. Boeing B-29 Superfortress стал первым серийным самолетом, оснащенным защитным вооружением с дистанционным управлением, первым бомбардировщиком, получившим систему централизованного управления огнем и оснащенным полностью герметизированными кабинами для членов экипажа. Но в настоящее время об этом мало кто помнит и зачастую имя Boeing B-29 Superfortress напрямую ассоциируется с первыми атомными бомбардировками Хиросимы и Нагасаки.

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The Value of Human Life in Soviet Warfare by Amnon Sella

By Amnon Sella

This is a key query for all Western army strategists. If the Soviets are certainly keen to tolerate excessive human sacrifice in battle this evidently places them at an army virtue. The perceived knowledge, hitherto, is that the Soviets are certainly prepared to tolerate excessive casualties in conflict - this, preliminary, view is strengthened by means of myths approximately Stalin clearing minefields through marching penal battalions throughout them.

Professor Sella, even if, involves a special end. He surveys Soviet attitudes to the military-medical provider; to its personal prisoners of conflict; and to the ethos of battling to the demise, contemplating how attitudes have replaced from Czarist occasions to the current. He concludes that the Soviets are much less able to tolerate titanic sacrifices than has been meant; yet that this place stems as a lot from utilitarian-military common sense as from compassion.

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British Cruiser Tank A34 Comet by Дик Тэйлор, Крис Хагис

By Дик Тэйлор, Крис Хагис

Technical/historical history illustrated with b&w interval photographs and a range of certain walkaround images highlighting technical information of the A34 Cruiser - the simplest British tank of W.W.II. information: 227 complete colour images of the Comet Mk. IA preserved on the army car know-how beginning, CA, U.S.A. fifty one b&w interval photographs displaying a number of stowage and staining suggestions in British, South African, Finnish and Irish carrier 5pp 1/35th & 1/48th scale drawings of Comet Mk.IA, 28 tone drawings reprinted from quite a few technical manuals. 20th quantity within the sequence of all-picture books displaying AFVs preserved at museums and collections during the international, designed for the fanatic and armed forces modeler. so much whole reference ebook for correcting and super-detailing the Bronco equipment.

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De Havilland Mosquito by Martin W. Bowman

By Martin W. Bowman

Книга De Havilland Mosquito De Havilland Mosquito Книги Вооружение Автор: Martin W. Bowman Год издания: 1997 Формат: pdf Издат.:Crowood Press Страниц: 194 Размер: 127.34 ISBN: 186126075X Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:De Havilland's Mosquito was once conceived in 1938 as a excessive pace unarmed bomber, equipped customarily from wooden. Its adaptability observed it as an evening fighter, bomber photoreconnaissance aeroplane, excessive velocity courier airplane, aim marker and anti-shipping strike plane. this is often the tale of the Mosquito's layout and improvement, its operational use, with either the RAF and USAAF, and of its creation within the uk, Canada and Australia. Appendices checklist the numerous editions, creation totals and nightfighter kills. This quantity includes many infrequent and unpublished pictures.

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Urban Guerrilla Warfare by Anthony James Joes

By Anthony James Joes

Guerrilla insurgencies proceed to rage around the globe, fueled via ethnic and spiritual clash and the simple availability of guns. even as, city inhabitants facilities in either industrialized and constructing countries allure ever-increasing numbers of individuals, outstripping rural development charges around the globe. because of this inhabitants shift from the geographical region to the towns, guerrilla clash in city components, just like the violent reaction to U.S. profession in Iraq, becomes extra widespread. city Guerrilla war lines the various origins of city conflicts and identifies similarities and ameliorations within the tools of counterinsurgent forces. during this wide-ranging and richly exact comparative research, Anthony James Joes examines 8 key examples of city guerrilla clash spanning part a century and 4 continents: Warsaw in 1944, Budapest in 1956, Algiers in 1957, Montevideo and São Paulo within the Sixties, Saigon in 1968, Northern eire from 1970 to 1998, and Grozny from 1994 to 1996. Joes demonstrates that city insurgents violate yes primary ideas of guerrilla conflict as set forth via well known army strategists corresponding to Carl von Clausewitz and Mao Tse-tung. city guerrillas function in finite parts, leaving themselves at risk of encirclement and supreme defeat. in addition they are likely to abandon the objective of creating a safe base or a cross-border sanctuary, making precarious strive against even riskier. regularly, city guerrillas don't completely goal squaddies and police; they generally assault civilians on the way to frighten and disorient the neighborhood inhabitants and discredit the regime. hence city guerrilla conflict turns into tricky to tell apart from uncomplicated terrorism. Joes argues persuasively opposed to committing U.S. troops in city counterinsurgencies, but additionally deals cogent options for the profitable behavior of such operations the place they have to be undertaken.

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