Operation Allied Force: Air War over Serbia 1999 Volume 2  9781915070654

Operation Allied Force: Air War over Serbia 1999 Volume 2

Product code 9781915070654

€ 24.72

Series Europe @ War 18

Publisher/Brand Helion & Company

Author Bojan Dimitrijevic, Jovica Dragani?

Format 297mm x 210mm

No. Pages 120

Version Soft cover

Language English

Category Aviation Books

Subcategory Eastern Europe

Availability only 2 remaining

Add this product to my wishlist

This product was added to our database on Friday 15 April 2022.

Share this product

Your reliable Aviation Book Source since 1989


Also in this series:
product Publisher/Brand Series/scale Price €
Brigate Rosse: Far-left Guerillas in Italy, 1970-1988 Brigate Rosse: Far-left Guerillas in Italy, 1970-1988Helion & CompanyEurope @ War 15€ 21.06
Cold War Berlin: An Island City Volume 1: The Birth of the Cold War and the Berlin Airlift, 1945-1950 Cold War Berlin: An Island City Volume 1: The Birth of the Cold War and the Berlin Airlift, 1945-1950Helion & CompanyEurope @ War 9€ 21.06
Operation Danube: Soviet and Warsaw Pact Intervention in Czechoslovakia, 1968 Operation Danube: Soviet and Warsaw Pact Intervention in Czechoslovakia, 1968Helion & CompanyEurope @ War 7€ 21.06
Operation Deliberate Force, Air War over Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1992-1995 Operation Deliberate Force, Air War over Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1992-1995Helion & CompanyEurope @ War 8€ 21.06
Silver Birds over the Estuary The MiG-21 in Yugoslav and Serbian Air Force service, 1962-2019 Silver Birds over the Estuary The MiG-21 in Yugoslav and Serbian Air Force service, 1962-2019Helion & CompanyEurope @ War 6€ 21.06
The Hunt for the Storozhevoy: The 1975 Mutiny on a Soviet Navy Warship The Hunt for the Storozhevoy: The 1975 Mutiny on a Soviet Navy WarshipHelion & CompanyEurope @ War 19€ 21.06
The Yugoslav Air Force in the Battles for Slovenia, Croatia And Bosnia and Herzegovina Volume 2: JRViPVO in Yugoslav War, 1991-1992 The Yugoslav Air Force in the Battles for Slovenia, Croatia And Bosnia and Herzegovina Volume 2: JRViPVO in Yugoslav War, 1991-1992ExpectedHelion & CompanyEurope @ War€ 21.06
Tsar Bomba: Live Testing of Soviet Nuclear Bombs, 1949-1962 Tsar Bomba: Live Testing of Soviet Nuclear Bombs, 1949-1962Helion & CompanyEurope @ War 10€ 21.06
We Were Never There Volume 1 CIA U-2 Operations over Europe, USSR, and the Middle East, 1956-1960 We Were Never There Volume 1 CIA U-2 Operations over Europe, USSR, and the Middle East, 1956-1960Helion & CompanyEurope @ War 14€ 21.06
Product description

On 24 March 1999, the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) launched Operation Allied Force against Serbia, claiming that Serb forces in Kosovo were engaged in ethnic cleansing and gross violations of human rights. Serbia, in turn, claimed to be fighting against an insurgency. This would be the last war in Europe during the 20th century.

The second volume of Operation Allied Force provides in depth analyses of the operation. The authors have analysed the experiences of both sides, starting from the command chain of the aviation of both air forces and the operations of the Yugoslav/Serb air defences.

This book explains many "firsts" that occurred in Operation Allied Force: the use of B-2A stealth bombers, new SEAD aviation tactics, and new munitions ranging from JDAM, JSOW to Graphite bombs. It also examines the tactics of Serbian air defences to minimize the effects of the air strikes, by adopting movement and improvisation. Finally, the authors reveal the level of damage and casualties on the FR Yugoslavia side and comments upon the aircraft losses on both sides.

The analyses are based upon original data as the authors, both the members of the joint Serbian Air Force/USAFE team which analysed Operation Allied Force in 2005-2006, received the opportunity to compare the experiences of both sides.

Operation Allied Force, Volume 2 is illustrated with photographs, diagrams and other illustrations from FRY/Serbian Air Force, official USAF/NATO photographs from the US National Archives and original colour artworks commissioned for this project.



Shopping cart

Your shopping cart is empty.
 

Shop near Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport. LOOK INSIDE !

When in the Netherlands,
visit our shop near
Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport.

Click on the image below for
extended tour.

 

  • aviationshopsupplies.com
  • aviationmegatrade.com