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Old 01-24-2020, 09:14 PM   #21
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Great topic!
I am currently reading "Warthog: Flying the A-10 in the Gulf War". A must read for any hog driver. (Oddly I don't have the hog yet?)
Even though the Gulf war from a historical viewpoint was a quick "easy"win. Leading up to and fighting for those first few weeks was anything but easy. The author paints a picture of what a modern air war would (did) look like. Lots of unknowns. Lots and lots of AAA, scared of migs, long 8-10 hr missions. Hell the flight over from the states in the opening chapters had me about wetting my pants!

And Red Storm Rising was awesome as well. Just more bigger
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Old 01-24-2020, 09:32 PM   #22
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Gen Sir John Hackett's books on WWIII are probably the best you will get on the subject.

Third World War-

Third World War August 1985-

Third World War the Untold Story-
Truly superior pilots are those that use their superior judgment to avoid those situations where they might have to use their superior skills.

If you ever find yourself in a fair fight, your tactics suck!

"If at first you don't succeed, Carrier Landings are not for you!"
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Old 01-28-2020, 04:59 PM   #23
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