Download PDF by Peter Hunt: Angles of Attack, An A-6 Intruder Pilot's War

By Peter Hunt

ISBN-10: 0739302493

ISBN-13: 9780739302491

ISBN-10: 1467924210

ISBN-13: 9781467924214

From the provider release in overall darkness to the gut-dropping rolls via enemy antiaircraft fireplace, Peter Hunt places you within the pilot’s seat for the flight of your life.

Moments after the 1st Gulf warfare begun, assault pilot Pete Hunt was once catapulted into the evening sky from the deck of the USS Ranger. For the following six weeks, Hunt completed dozens of bombing missions into Kuwait and Iraq, together with all-weather low-level assaults, A-6 Intruder missions so detrimental that they'd by no means be flown in strive against back. even if Hunt used to be losing laser-guided bombs on precision goals, assisting the Marines at the flooring, or undertaking assaults alongside the notorious “highway of death,” America’s project was once transparent – to strength the invading Iraqi military out of Kuwait.

Operation wasteland hurricane - America’s first full-scale clash due to the fact Vietnam - proved to the area that the U.S. army used to be nonetheless battle-ready after a long time of chilly battle and set the degree for army interventions for future years. Hunt’s gripping depiction of A-6 Intruders in strive against is a concept scary account of what the USA asks of her army each day.

This…Gulf struggle memoir is great; it fairly does placed the reader within the cockpit...Peter Hunt’s enthusiastic account is likely one of the better of the sort this reviewer has learn in contemporary years.
Peter Mersky, The Hook – magazine of provider Aviation booklet evaluation, February 2003.

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