Convair B58 Hustler  9789086161669

Convair B58 Hustler

Product code 9789086161669

Convair

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Series Warplane No.06

Publisher/Brand Lanasta

Author Nico Braas and Srecko Bradic

Format a4

No. Pages 48

Version Soft cover

Language English

Category Books on aviation

Subcategory US » US Jet Aircraft

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Product description

When the B-58 Hustler bomber entered service in 1958 it was a very futuristic looking delta wing bomber creating a lot of sensation. Intended as a successor of the B-47 Stratojet it was capable of reaching twice the speed of sound.
However, development went not without problems and costs risings went so out of control that the whole project was almost cancelled a few times. Strategic Air Command was initially against ordering the B-58 for service, not only because of its complexity but also since they saw no advantage of a Mach 2 bomber over other types. In spite of this the B-58 entered into service at S.A.C. in 1960. It would have a relatively short operational career....



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