McDonnell Douglas F-4 Gun Nosed Phantoms - WarbirdTech Volume 8 (WarbirdTech)

by Chris Hughes

Publisher: Specialty Press

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Aircraft: general interest,
  • Military vehicles,
  • Phantom II (Jet fighter plane),
  • Military - Aviation,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • USA,
  • Military Science,
  • History / Military / Vietnam War,
  • Military - Weapons
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8388252M
ISBN 10093342471X
ISBN 109780933424715

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85/5(2). Click to read more about McDonnell Douglas F-4 Gun Nosed Phantoms - Warbird Tech Vol. 8 by Kris. Hughes. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for bookloversAuthor: Kris. Hughes. The McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II is a tandem two-seat, twin-engine, all-weather, long-range supersonic jet interceptor and fighter-bomber originally developed for the United States Navy by McDonnell Aircraft.

It first entered service in with the Navy. Proving highly adaptable, it was also adopted by the United States Marine Corps and the United States Air Force, and by the mids Manufacturer: McDonnell Aircraft. McDonnell Douglas F-4 Gun Nosed Phantoms by Kris Hughes & Walter Dranem.

Big, smoky, with twin engines and two aboard, gun nosed Phantoms roamed the skies of Vietnam in search of the enemy. Now, take a look under the skin of one of these monsters. Tech manual extracts, vintage photos, exploded views, etc.

McDonnell-Douglas F-4 Gun Nosed Phantoms, by Kris Hughes and Walter Dranem, Warbird Tech Series Volume 8; Specialty Press, North Branch, Minnesota, National Museum of the U.S. Air Force – The Aviation History Online Museum - The McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II was one of the largest postwar programs and was the first US Navy fighter to be adopted by the USAF.

It could carry a bomb-load greater than the Avro Lancaster or Boeing B Superfortress, and it served with twelve ered one of the greatest and most versatile (yet ugliest) jet fighters ever built, it was first in many areas of aerospace.

During the Vietnam War, the McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II would prove to be a better interceptor than the Convair F, a better ground-attack plane than the Republic F (although loyal "Thud" drivers will protest this), a superb Wild Weasel defense-suppression aircraft, and a dogfighter able to use its power and energy to defeat more maneuverable opponents.

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It first entered service in with the U.S. Navy. Proving highly adaptable, it was also adopted by the U.S. Marine Corps and the U.S. Air Force, and by the mids had become a major. The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) operated 24 McDonnell Douglas F-4E Phantom II fighter-bomber aircraft in the ground attack role between and The Phantoms were leased from the United States Air Force (USAF) as an interim measure owing to delays in the delivery of the RAAF's 24 General Dynamics FC bombers.

The F-4Es were considered successful in this role, but the. One of the most successful fighter designs of all time was the McDonnell Douglas "Phantom II" twin-seat, twin-jet multirole fighter. Nearly 5, of the type were produced from until and the aircraft was taken into service with many American allies during the lengthy Cold War period () including Australia, West Germany, Israel, Japan, and the United Kingdom.

The McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II is a legendary aircraft — an icon of the Vietnam War and the archetype of the third-generation jet fighter designs that entered service in the s. More than 5, of these heavy supersonic fighters were built, and hundreds continue to serve and even see combat in several air forces today.

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The Phantom II entered service with the U.S. military in and served until During this time it was the primary interceptor, air superiority fighter and fighter bomber with the U.S. Navy, Marines and Air Force. The McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II is a legendary aircraft — an icon of the Vietnam War and the archetype of the third-generation jet fighter designs that entered service in the s.

The United Kingdom operated the McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II as one of its principal combat aircraft from the s to the early s. The UK was the first export customer for the Phantom, which was ordered in the context of political and economic difficulties around British designs for the roles that it eventually undertook.

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Considered by some the fastest, most versatile and effective aircraft ever built. The F-4 was initially designed as an attack bomber without internal weapons.

The Phantom carried a greater bomb load than a B, yet was an effective Views: K. The F-4 Phantom II was an American fighter-bomber.

It was mainly used during the Vietnam was first flown in and was shown in The plane could carry four AIM-9 Sidewinder missiles and four long range AIM-7 Sparrow missiles, but it did not have a gun.

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