F/A-18 Super Hornet

Author: John Hamilton

Publisher: ABDO

Total Pages: 32

(Xtreme military aircraft) Includes index. ISBN 978-1-61783-270-3 1. Hornet (Jet fighter plane)--Juvenile literature. I.Title. UG1242.F5H3557 2012 623.74'63--dc23 2011042340 7DEOH RI &RQWHQWV F/A-18 Super Hornet . . . . . . Credits.

The AirForces Monthly Book of the F/A-18 Hornet

Author: Tim Senior

Publisher: Zenith Press

Total Pages: 96

(Martin-Baker) Above: The F/A-18 Super Hornet has two prominent antennae on the forward fuselage. Just in front of the canopy windscreen is the APX-111 Combined Interrogator Transponder (CIT). The Angle of Attack (AoA) vane is attached ...

The Hornet Story

Author: Tony Holmes

Publisher: History PressLtd

Total Pages: 127

The story of the revolutionary strike-fighter which has been at the forefront of American air combat for nearly three decades From failed Air Force fighter to the Navy's "universal soldier," this history chronicles the evolution of the ...

United States Naval Aviation, 1911–2014

Author: Michael Green

Publisher: Pen and Sword

Total Pages: 184

aging inventory of Grumman A-6 Intruder strike aircraft, beginning in the 1990s, and a new version of the F/A-18 Hornet series intended to assume that role not yet in production, the US Navy decided to reconfigure the F-14 Tomcat series ...

Super Hornet

Author: Lynn Stone

Publisher: Carson-Dellosa Publishing

Total Pages: 32

Heinemann, 2003 Holden, Henry M. Navy Combat Aircraft and Pilots. Enslow, 2002 Sweetman, Bill. Strike Fighters: The F/A-18E/F Super Hornets. Capstone, 2001 websites to visit IN THE AIR Climb aboard any of the eight exciting.

Fighter Planes

Author: Karen E. Bledsoe

Publisher: Enslow Publishing, LLC

Total Pages: 48

Though he slowed his plane down as much as he could to land, the F/A-18 was screaming along at 150 mph (241 kph) when it hit the ... F/A-18 Hornet and the larger F/A-18 Super Hornet are twinengine, all-weather fighter and attack planes.