American Fighters Over Europe
Colors & Markings of USAAF Fighters in WWII
ISBN10: 0890247110 ISBN13: 9780890247112 Contributors: Finescale Modeler (Editor) Publisher: Kalmbach Pub Co Published: Nov 7 2007 Pages: 106 Weight: 0.55lbs. Height: 9.75" Width: 7.00" Depth: 0.25" Language: English
This essential guide describes colors and markings for US Army Air Force fighters in the European and Mediterranean theaters of WWII. Major versions of all the classic fighters are featured including the P-51, P-47, P-40, and P-38. More than 300 illustrations show markings, nose art, and color schemes. Side profiles as well as top and bottom views, detail measurements and locations for insignia and other markings are included. With 140 photographs, the book makes an excellent reference for modelers and aviation buffs alike. Also included are color charts and informative sidebars.