Sabres Over MiG Alley

Sabres Over MiG Alley

The F-86 and the Battle for Air Superiority in Korea

Book - 2018
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A former Air Force pilot and aviation historian analyzes how the United States won air superiority in the Korean War with an aircraft that was initially inferior to its opponent. Drawing upon archival research as well as interviews with pilots, Werrell describes the Sabre's design and development, efforts to improve its performance, and the problem of "friendly" fire. He also reveals how numerous pilots (abetted by their leaders) violated restrictions and engaged and destroyed MiGs over.
Publisher: Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, 2018
Copyright Date: ©2005
ISBN: 9781591148975
Branch Call Number: 951.90424 WER
Call Number: 951.9042 W497s
Characteristics: x, 318 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm


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