By David Gledhill
Published: November 29, 2013.
If you planned to defect in the latest Soviet fighter, the Sukhoi Su27 “Flanker”, would you want to cross the Inner German Border, the most heavily defended airspace in the world? Colonel Yuri Andrenev, a respected test pilot does just that. Defector is a Cold War thriller written by an author who flew the legendary jet taking you into the cockpit of the Phantom fighter.