By Alwyn T. Lloyd

The Boeing B-47 Stratojet ushered within the jet age for the Strategic Air Command and supplied the U.S. with a short strike nuclear deterrence. It was once the 1st huge airplane to mix jet propulsion with a swept wing layout.

Author Al Lloyd's fourth booklet within the aspect & Scale sequence covers the construction models of the B-47. starting with the XB-47 prototypes, and progressing throughout the B-47E which used to be the ultimate construction model. alterations among every one model are defined in addition to illustrated with pictures and drawings. quite a few pictures, a lot of that have by no means been released prior to, exhibit info of the B-47's major constitution. touchdown apparatus, engines, inside, offensive and protecting armament, gasoline method, RATO devices, cover adaptations, the Tee city ECM pods, and lots more and plenty extra.

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