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Lockheed Constellation

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Published by Wilson Media .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Air forces & warfare,
  • Aircraft: general interest,
  • Aviation - History,
  • Transportation,
  • Military - Aviation

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesAviation Notebook Series
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8656957M
    ISBN 101876722037
    ISBN 109781876722036
    OCLC/WorldCa56595665


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One of the most elegantly designed airliners to ever grace the skies was the Lockheed Constellation. This book charts the propliner's design and development from prewar proposals to the sophisticated Starliners of the s. Operational use and airlines that flew the Author: Jim Winchester.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations, map, plans, portraits ; 25 cm: Contents: Background and concept --Design and development --Construction, prototype and C --The L/ series --The super constellation --Turbo-compounding and the Super Connie --Improvements, turbo-prop projects, the LH --Military constellations.

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