Curtiss Hydroaerlane: The U.S. Navy's First Airplane 1911-1916 Hardback
by BOB WOODLING
This is the first book to detail the design and service history of the U.S.
Navys first airplane, and presents the formative years of naval aviation between 1911-1916.
The Curtiss Hydroaeroplane, made history as the first airplane to serve with the U.S.
Navy, the Imperial Russian Navy and the Japanese Navy.
Contained here are: newly created detailed drawings of the airplane, engine and its parts; highlights the contributions of the airplanes designer, Glenn Curtiss, and his mentors.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: over 150 color/bw images
- Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Ltd
- Publication Date: 20/06/2011
- Category: Military history
- ISBN: 9780764337628