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Title:
Tupolev Tu-22 'Blinder' Tu-22M 'Backfire' : Russia's long range supersonic bombers
Author:
Gordon, E.
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Publication Information:
Leicester : Midland Publishing : Aerofax, [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
96 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781857800654
Format :
Book

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Central Library UG1242.B6 G67 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Summary

This book reveals Soviet tactics for destroying NATO warships using Blinders and the type's combat use by Libya and Iraq. Also detailed is the use of the Blinder and the Backfire in the Soviet campaign in Afghanistan. The authors set aside the myths about the two aircraft.


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