Books tagged: fighter pilot

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Chain Reaction
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,760. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Brett Tyler is a bully, and a constant thorn in Spike’s side, but this time his interference could endanger not only their lives, but also the future of the entire planet. Meanwhile, another time portal is active and Cornelius Gullivan is the obvious suspect. Has he returned? Against the odds, Spike and the others must complete their second mission. But will the end be only the beginning?
Flight of A Hell Hawk: The Autobiography of Edward J. Lopez, WWII Fighter Pilot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,180. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by Steve Silkin. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
(5.00)
Edward Lopez grew up in Los Angeles in the 1920s and '30s; a Latino scamp sneaking into movies, riding bikes--like all the other kids. He spent a year with family in New Mexico, learning the cowboy life on a ranch. Then World War II came and soon he was a fighter pilot in dogfights and bombings that would help Gen. Patton's Third Army advance into Germany and fight the Battle of the Bulge.
King of a Lesser Hill
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,760. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In 1995 Bosnia and Herzegovina, AFSOC assets seek a downed USAF pilot also pursued by a ruthless Serbian commander.
Who Pushes the Pickle Button? The Frontline Aviator's Moral or Lawful Responsibilities for Weapon Launching and Bombing, Rules of Engagement, CFACC Involvement, Remote Technology, Doctrine
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,310. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This excellent report has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. Tension has risen on the frontline battlefields in the air between the aviators executing their missions and their command and control. This tension has resulted in many aviators asking the question "Who is pushing the pickle button?"
Blunting the Spear: Why Good People Get Out - USAF Retention of Best Officers from Combat Air Forces, Fighter, Bomber, Remotely Piloted Aircraft, UAV, UAS Communities, Avoiding Pilot Shortages
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 152,170. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this provocative book analyzes the United States Air Force's retention of the "best" rated officers from the combat air forces.
Smithers Hits a Six
Series: Smithers. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: British English. Published: November 1, 2015 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Lieutenant John Smith was not a gentleman in the opinion of the pilots of 32 Squadron. He hadn’t attended public school and he was dashedly bad at cricket. But “Smithers” was going to prove his doubters wrong that day. Smithers Hits a Six is an anti-Biggles story for the modern reader. Like many real pilots he survives more on luck than judgement in the dangerous skies of the Western Front.
Sierra Hotel: Flying Air Force Fighters in the Decade after Vietnam - Fascinating Inside Stories of Fighter Plane Pilots, Missions, Training, A-10, F-4, F-5, F-15, A-7, F-15, F-16, Smell of Kerosene
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 192,510. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication tells the exciting stories of fighter pilots and their missions and weapons in the decade after the Vietnam War.
SNAFU: Everyone Has Their Demons
Price: Free! Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.92)
The South Pacific - 1942 When most of Matt Turner's fighter squadron is destroyed by Japanese Zeroes with demonic protection, he expects his after-action report to land him in the loony bin. Instead, he finds himself recruited by a shadowy government agency to test a supernatural countermeasure before the Japanese strike a deathblow against the U.S. Navy and win the war in the Pacific theater.
Aces and Aerial Victories: U.S. Air Force in Southeast Asia 1965-1973 - Detailed History of Vietnam Air War, Dramatic Aerial Combat Tales of Heroes, F-4, F-105, Enemy MIG Fighter Planes, B-52 Gunners
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 124,230. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Aces and Aerial Victories is a collection of firsthand accounts by Air Force fighter crews who flew combat missions over North Vietnam between 1965 and 1973.
Master Defenders
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 84,750. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Fantasy, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In a dreaded world infested with aliens, two officers embark on a quest to find powerful heroes across the nation. These fifteen fighters put aside their differences in order to prevent a vile alliance from unleashing an ancient abomination. 'Master Defenders' is a gripping story that brings hope, captures imagination, and builds the 'master' inside all of us.