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Supersonic thunder

a novel of the jet age
  • 367 Pages
  • 0.92 MB
  • 9226 Downloads
  • English
by
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Test pilots, Jet planes, Inventors, Aeronautical engineers, Aircraft industry, Fi
StatementWalter J. Boyne
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3552.O937 S87 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination367 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24967004M
ISBN 100765308444
ISBN 139780765308443
LC Control Number2006030409
OCLC/WorldCa71329940

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Jun 24,  · SUPERSONIC THUNDER is Book Two of retired USAF Col. Walter Boyne's "Thunder" trilogy. It opens in August with famous test pilot Tony LeVier arguing with Lockheed's Skunk Works Kelly Johnson on how best to land the prototype U-2 on the spy plane's first flight. Johnson insists on a main-gear-first touchdown of the tail-wheel plane/5(5).

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Aviation genius is personified in famous engineers such as Kelly Johnson and Ben Rich and in test pilots like Tony LeVier and Tex Johnson in this fast moving story of military and commercial jet aviation/5.

Dec 26,  · From the first flight of the U-2 to the flashing speed of the famous SR Blackbird, Supersonic Thunder is a portrait of the jet as it comes of age. Aviation genius is personified in famous engineers such as Kelly Johnson and Ben Rich and in test pilots like Tony LeVier and Tex Johnson in this fast moving story of military and commercial jet aviation.

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Supersonic thunder: a novel of the jet age. [Walter J Boyne] -- From the first flight of the U-2 to the flashing speed of the famous SR Blackbird, "Supersonic Thunder" is a portrait of the jet as it comes of age. Aviation genius is personified in famous. From the first flight of the U-2 to the flashing speed of the famous SR Blackbird, Supersonic Thunder is a portrait of the jet as it comes of age.

Aviation genius is personified in famous engineers such as Kelly Johnson and Ben Rich and in test pilots like Tony LeVier and Tex Johnson in this fast moving story of military and commercial jet aviation.

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His critically acclaimed nonfiction book, Dawn Over Kitty Hawk, recounts the story of the Wright Brothers. A retired Air Force Colonel, Boyne was enshrined in the National Aviation Hall of Fame class of Brand: Tom Doherty Associates.

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The second book in the jet-age trilogy, Supersonic Thunder, is a great read. I have been a big fan of writer Walter Boyne for many years. He is one of the few aviation writers to succeed as both a fiction and nonfiction writer, and I've read almost everything he's ever written over the course of the last thirty years.

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