Fighter planes

Usborne books

From the dogfights of the First World War to top secret missions flown by the latest stealth fighters, this book reveals the inner workings of the fastest, deadliest machines ever made.

When were the first fighter planes built? What weapons does a fighter plane carry? How can a fighter escape an incoming missle? How do you get to be a fighter pilot?

Superbly illustrated with photographs, illustrations and fold-out cutaway diagrams.

Includes internet links to websites with video clips and panoramic views of aircraft.

Soft cover, illustrated, 80 pages.