From the Set Modern Weapons: Compared And Contrasted
Since men originally took flight in the early 2th century, the field of aviation has grown and changed. Aircraft has grown larger, safer, and more efficient. Flight has grown from a novelty to a way of life. Aviation has turned the tide of wars and changed history. Readers take a detailed look at aviation, going inside individual aircraft used in modern warfare. Aircraft enthusiasts can compare speeds and combat capabilities with charts and detailed illustrations.