In late World War II the first Jet fighters emerged and revolutionized air combat. Development of fighter jets continued in the post war era and into the Cold War.
Lethal Skies is a tactical game of air combat between modern fighter jets. In Lethal Skies each player controls two or more aircraft in fast paced dogfights. This book provides the basic rules framework needed to play Lethal Skies. Rules... [click here for more]
The Sukhoi Su-17 Fitter is the first variable-sweep wing aircraft deveolped in the Soviet union. It was widely exported to Eastern Bloc nations such as Libya, Angola and Peru as the Su-20 and Su-22. ... [click here for more]
The Lockheed C-130 Hercules is an American four-engine turboprop military transport aircraft designed and built originally by Lockheed (now Lockheed Martin). Capable of using unprepared runways for takeoffs and landings, the C-130 was originally designed as a troop, medevac, and cargo transport aircraft. The versatile airframe has found uses in a variety of other roles, including as a gunship (AC-130),... [click here for more]
The Grumman F-14 Tomcat was the first off the american teen-series fighter jets, which where developed based on air combat experience against MiG fighters over Vietnam.
The F-14 made its first deployment in 1974 aboard the USS Enterprise (CVN-65) replacing the McDonnel Douglas F-4 Phantom II. The F-14 served as the US Navy's primary maritime air superiority fighter, fleet defense interceptor and... [click here for more]