TITLE

NAVY AIRCRAFT

PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Sea Power;Jan2004, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features various aircrafts used by the U.S. Navy. Mission of the EA-6B Prowler; Several versions of the P-3 Orion; Modifications done on the DC-9/C-9B Skytrain II; Description of the C-130 Hercules aircraft.
ACCESSION #
12194050

 

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