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Dark Eagles : a history of top secret U.S. aircraft programs

Author: Curtis Peebles
Publisher: Novato, CA : Presidio, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author tells the story of such exotics as the Stealth fighter/bombers; the high-altitude U-2 and its successor the A-12; the U.S. MiGs; unmanned recon drones; ultralight spy aircraft; and the illusive Aurora space plane.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Curtis Peebles
ISBN: 0891415351 9780891415350
OCLC Number: 32510002
Description: v, 344 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The first black airplane : the XP-59A airacomet --
The angel of Paradise Ranch : The U-2 aquatone --
The archangel from Area 51 : The A-12 oxcart --
Alone, unarmed, unafraid, and unmanned : the model 147 lightening bug --
Orphaned eagle : the model 154 firefly --
The last blackbird : the D-21 tagboard --
The dark eagles of dreamland : the have blue stealth aircraft --
The black jet of Groom Lake : The F-117A senior trend --
The return of black reconaissance : HALSOL and the GNAT-750 --
The MiGs of REd Square : have doughnut and have drill --
Still black : the enigmatic shadow --
Tales of darkness and shadows : the illusive aurora --
Dark eagles in a changing world
Responsibility: Curtis Peebles.

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The author tells the story of such exotics as the Stealth fighter/bombers; the high-altitude U-2 and its successor the A-12; the U.S. MiGs; unmanned recon drones; ultralight spy aircraft; and the illusive Aurora space plane.

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