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Unflown Wings Soviet/Russian Unreleased Aircraft Projects, 1925-2010

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ISBN-10: 1906537348

ISBN-13: 9781906537340

Edition: 2013

Authors: Dmitriy Komissarov, Yefim Gordon, Sergey Komissarov

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This book surveys all the Soviet/Russian aircraft that either remained “paper projects” (the work progressed no further than the design documents or even merely a design proposal) or were abandoned at the prototype construction stage. Over many years, the authors have unearthed a mass of unpublished material on these aircraft projects including the Isayev/Shevchenko bi-monoplane fighters with retractable lower wings developed in the 1930s, early Soviet jet fighter projects of the Second World War period, and the twin-boom fighters and attack aircraft developed by Semyon M. Alekseyev in the late 1940s. Wherever possible, images of the aircraft are shown, including pictures of models, and…    
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Book details

List price: $94.50
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Ian Allan Publishing
Publication date: 8/15/2013
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 640
Size: 9.25" wide x 11.75" long x 2.00" tall
Weight: 6.116
Language: English

Dmitriy Komissarov is a translator and journalist whose work has been associated with aviation since 1993. He has translated or authored/co-authored more than seventy books on Soviet/Russian aircraft and written numerous features for Russian and foreign aviation magazines.

Yefim Gordon is an aviation journalist and photographer who has been researching Soviet/Russian aviation history for more than forty years. He has authored and co-authored more than 120 books on the subject and published hundreds of features and photographs in Russian and foreign aviation magazines.