Written and illustrated throughout by renowned aviation artist Chris Sandham-Bailey, Cold War Jets covers 14 different aircraft types designed and built by British companies and operated by the RAF between 1945 and 2010.
Featuring profiles, text and photographs of frontline and trainer jets from the Gloster Meteor during the closing stages of the Second World War to the Bae Harrier which was finally retired in December 2010, it has everything in between, including the iconic Avro Vulcan and English Electric Lightning.
Offering dozens of different colour schemes and detailed notes, this is indispensable reading for enthusiasts and modellers alike.
Types included in Cold War Jets are:
de Havilland Vampire
de Havilland Venom
English Electric Canberra
Handley Page Victor
English Electric Lightning
Hawker Siddeley Harrier