Tupolev Tu - 144: The Soviet Supersonic Airliner (inbunden)
Format
Inbunden (Hardback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
272
Utgivningsdatum
2015-08-01
Förlag
Schiffer Publishing Ltd
Illustrationer
548 colour & b/w illus
Dimensioner
287 x 224 x 25 mm
Vikt
1634 g
Antal komponenter
1
ISBN
9780764348945
Tupolev Tu - 144: The Soviet Supersonic Airliner (inbunden)

Tupolev Tu - 144: The Soviet Supersonic Airliner

(2 röster)  |  Läs 1 recension
Inbunden Engelska, 2015-08-01
569
  • Skickas inom 5-8 vardagar.
  • Gratis frakt inom Sverige över 159 kr för privatpersoner.
Developed in the 1960s/1970s, the Tu-144 was the Soviet Unions only practical venture into supersonic commercial aviation. Though its career was all too brief, it was a major technological achievement for the Soviet aircraft industry. The book provides in-depth coverage of the Concordski, including projected versions, the Tu-144s production and service history, and a comparison with the Concorde. First flown on the last day of 1968ahead of the Concordethe Tu-144 had to undergo a long gestation period before the production version entered service in November 1977. Unfortunately, its career proved to be brief; two accidents and a powerful anti-Tu-144 lobby caused the type to be withdrawn in May 1978. The book describes the Tu-144s versions (including the Tu-144LL research aircraft developed under a Russian-U.S. program) and touches on the projected military derivatives. It is illustrated with color side views and previously unpublished photographs.
Visa hela texten

Passar bra ihop

  1. Tupolev Tu - 144: The Soviet Supersonic Airliner
  2. +
  3. Tupolev Tu-4: The First Soviet Strategic Bomber

De som köpt den här boken har ofta också köpt Tupolev Tu-4: The First Soviet Strategic Bomber av Yefim Gordon, Dmitriy Komissarov, Vladimir Rigmant (inbunden).

Köp båda 2 för 1048 kr

Kundrecensioner

Det finns 1 recension av Tupolev Tu - 144: The Soviet Supersonic Airliner. Har du också läst boken? Sätt ditt betyg »
  1. Good book
    Arpad Loci, 23 april 2017

    Very nice book, that covers everything about this remarkable aircraft TU-144.
    Lots of nice pictures in good mix of both color and black&white.

Visa alla 1 recensioner

Fler böcker av författarna

Övrig information

Yefim Gordon is an aviation journalist and photographer who has been researching Soviet/Russian aviation history for more than forty years. He has authored and coauthored more than 120 books on the subject and published hundreds of features and photographs in Russian and foreign aviation magazines. Sergey Komissarov is editor-in-chief of Kryl'ya Rodiny (Wings of the Motherland) magazine and a researcher of aviation history. He is the author/coauthor of more than twenty books and numerous magazine features on Soviet/Russian aviation. Dmitriy Komissarov is a translator and journalist whose work has been associated with aviation since 1993. He has translated or authored/coauthored more than seventy books on Soviet/Russian aircraft and written numerous features for Russian and foreign aviation magazines. Dmitriy Komissarov is a translator and journalist whose work has been associated with aviation since 1993. He has translated or authored/co-authored more than seventy books on Soviet/Russian aircraft and written numerous features for Russian and foreign aviation magazines. Vladimir Rigmant started working in aviation engineering in 1963 and has been working for the Tupolev aircraft design bureau since 1986. He is the director of the Tupolev Joint-Stock Co. museum. He has authored several hundred magazine features on aviation and is also the author/co-author of more than twenty books on Soviet/Russian aircraft.