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By Martin Derry,Neil Robinson

Developed to intercept more and more able Soviet bombers similar to the Tupolev Tu-16, Tu-22 and Tu-95, the English Electric/BAC Lightning had a gorgeous price of climb, a excessive ceiling, and a best pace of over 1,300mph at 36,000ft, and is a favorite of either aviation fans and airplane modellers alike.
This homage to the one all-British Mach 2 interceptor fighter, follows prior Flight Craft e-book codecs, in that it truly is break up in to 3 major sections.
The first part deals a concise layout and improvement background protecting the six major single-seat fighter and twin-seat coach Marks; from its first RAF operational squadron deployments in 1960 via to its frontline retirement in 1988, and assurance of the single different air forces to function the kind, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait.
This is via a 16-page complete color representation part that includes targeted profiles and 2-views of the color schemes and markings carried by way of the kind in RAF, Royal Saudi and Kuwait Air strength service.
The ultimate part lists many of the plastic version kits, components and sticky label sheets produced of the EE/BAC Lightning in the entire significant scales, with images of comprehensive types made through the various UK's most sensible modellers.
As with the entire different books within the Flight Craft sequence, when released basically with the size airplane modeller in brain, it's was hoping that these readers who could might be describe themselves as 'occasional' modellers, or perhaps easily aviation lovers, can also locate that this vibrant and informative paintings deals whatever to impress their pursuits too.

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