Russian Air Power: Current Organisation and Aircraft of all Russian Forces
Yefim GordonISBN: 978-1-85780-316-7;
Издательство: Midland Publishing
With interest in Russian military operations at an all-time high, this is a timely and comprehensive account of the current state of Russia's military air power in all its forms. Both impressive in coverage and depth of detail, the book describes the current state of Russia's military air assets - the Air Force/Air Defence Force, Naval Aviation, air arms of the Border Guards,Federal Security Service and the Ministry of Interior (the Police). Starting with the top command (the Air Force Chief of Staff) down to the operational regiments and squadrons, the book details the Russian Air Force's current order of battle. It also includes descriptions and specifications of the Russian Air Force's and the Russian Navy's main fixed-wing and rotary-wing aircraft - combat aircraft, transports and special-mission aircraft (reconnaissance, electronic warfare, etc.) The book also provides details of the missile and bomb armament carried by Russian combat aircraft today. Much attention is given...