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Canadian Combat And Support Aircraft: A Military Compendium T. Leversedge

Canadian Combat And Support Aircraft: A Military Compendium

T. Leversedge

Published April 5th 2007
ISBN : 9781551251165
Hardcover
348 pages
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 About the Book 

Canadas military aviation history reflects a proud tradition of excellence and valour displayed by its personnel throughout years of adversity, challenge and conflict. Aircraft of the Canadian military include an exotic blend of types from manyMoreCanadas military aviation history reflects a proud tradition of excellence and valour displayed by its personnel throughout years of adversity, challenge and conflict. Aircraft of the Canadian military include an exotic blend of types from many different manufacturers. Many of these aircraft types have been uniquely modified for Canadian service.This book is a brief summary of the majority of aircraft used by the various arms of the Canadian Forces in an easy reference format. It includes a comprehensive list of all the aircraft types on strength by the Canadian Air Corps, Canadian Air Force, Royal Canadian Air Force, Royal Canadian Navy, Canadian Army and the Canadian Forces since 1914. It lists the aircraft name, year taken on strength, year struck off strength and the quantity acquired, as well as providing a brief operational description and aircraft specifications.The book is divided into four broad categories: * Aircraft on strength with Canadian Forces* Canadian Forces aircraft announced or contracted for but not yet in use or delivered* Non-Canadian forces (i.e. civilian leased) aircraft flown by the CF personnel during training, test or other military missions* Non-Canadian aircraft flown by Canadians in operations or combat missions while on exchange to other air forcesThis is the only book available on this subject.