The Robinson Library

The Robinson Library >> Air Forces and Air Warfare

EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES

CONTENTS
B-29 Superfortress
B-29 Superfortress
long-range heavy bomber

B-47 Stratojet
B-47 Stratojet
America's first swept-wing multi-engine bomber

F-104A Starfighter
F-104A Starfighter
the first American fighter capable of reaching twice the speed of sound

Ryan X-13 Vertijet
Ryan X-13 "Vertijet"
a jet that took off and landed vertically but flew horizontally

Little Boy, The Bomb That Destroyed Hiroshima
"Little Boy"
the first nuclear weapon used in warfare

Fat Man, the Bomb that Destroyed Nagasaki
"Fat Man"
the second nuclear weapon used in warfare

The Robinson Library >> Military Science >> Air Forces and Air Warfare