Grumman F-14 Tomcat in Combat (Great American Combat by Frederic Lert

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By Frederic Lert

The roots of the F-14 tomcat, essentially the most revered fighter of the previous few many years, are available within the culture of inter-service contention that exists among the U.S Air strength and U.S. military. till the early Nineteen Sixties, the enormously diversified technical and undertaking necessities of those branches of the army had dictated the acquisition of very multiple plane typed. the 1st F-14 was once within the air inside years - the start of a stunning good fortune tale referred to as the Tomcat...

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