Covid-19 news. We are open and shipping. Working remotely as much as possible and staggering shifts in the warehouse for employee safety. Be safe everyone!

www.DiecastAirplane.com Rocks!


Products 1-3 of 3
Show
Battle of Britain 1940
Discount price: Sale Price: $20.52

Availability: Back Ordered, restock date unknown

View Add to Cart
Availability: Back Ordered, restock date unknown
Osprey Publishing Item #: OSPACM1 -

    This book is an original, rigorous campaign study of the Luftwaffe's Operation ? Adlerangriff, researched in Germany's World War II archives and using the most accurate data available. Doug Dildy explains the capabilities of both sides, sets the campaign in context, and argues persuasively that it was the Luftwaffe's own mistakes and failures that led to its defeat, and kept alive the Allies' chance to ultimately defeat Nazi Germany.

    Guadalcanal 1942-43, Japans Bid to Knock Out Henderson Field and the Cactus Air Force
    Discount price: Sale Price: $18.79

    Availability: Back Ordered, restock date unknown

    View Add to Cart
    Availability: Back Ordered, restock date unknown
    Osprey Publishing Item #: OSPACM13 -

      About this Osprey Publishing BookThe campaign for Guadalcanal, which stretched from August 1942 until February 1943, centered on Henderson Field. The airfield was captured by the US on 8 August and placed into operation by 20 August. As long as the airfield was kept operational and stocked with sufficient striking power, the Japanese could not run convoys with heavy equipment and large amounts of supplies to the island. Instead, they were forced to rely on night runs by destroyers which could...

      Ploesti 1943: The Great Raid on Hitlers Romanian Oil Refineries
      Discount price: Sale Price: $18.95

      Availability: Back Ordered, restock date unknown

      View Add to Cart
      Availability: Back Ordered, restock date unknown
      Osprey Publishing Item #: OSPACM12 -

        About this Osprey Publishing BookOperation Tidal Wave was one of the boldest and most controversial air raids by the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF). At the time, the Romanian Ploesti oil fields produced about a third of all Axis oil, and was Germany's single most important fuel source. In the summer of 1943, the USAAF decided to stage a major raid on Ploesti from air bases in Libya. The resulting Operation Tidal Wave raid on 1 August 1943 was one of the costliest to date, losing 53...

        New Items: