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Illustrations

Photographs [not currently available online]

Air-to-air view of two F-15 Eagles

D-Day landing operations

C-47 takes off for Buna front in New Guinea campaign

German ME 109s roar over English Channel

B-24s use North African base for historic Ploesti raid

British Spitfires show their US Army Air Forces markings

B-52 Stratofortress maneuvers during a joint exercise

B-25 of Doolittle raid carries war to Japan

B-29 uses Saipan for launching point toward Tokyo

B-17s take part in bombing raid over Berlin

KC-135R tanker gets ready to refuel an F-16

B-26 Marauder covers the June 1944 D-Day landings

A-10 Thunderbolt II "Tank Buster" banks to the right

B-17 Flying Fortress unloads bombs over Berlin

B-24 skims over nesting goonie birds on Midway Island

B-25 Mitchell takes bombing run over Boram Field, Wewak

B-24s bomb harbor installations at Dunkirk, France

General Chennault hosts inspection of his HQ unit in China

F-111 airdrops 24 Mark-28 low-drag bombs

Tables

1. Air superiority cases

2. Air superiority variables