Reconnaissance aircraft have always been the spearhead of the various air forces, helping to provide the basis for any further military operations. At the time of the Cold War and before the satellite era, the use of reconnaissance aircraft reached its zenith, as the warring nations were determined to know what was happening on the other side. Consequently, powerful aircraft emerged during this time, especially in terms of deployment altitude, speed and flight time;
RECONNAISSANCE PLANES SINCE 1945
This book’s strength is the photos. There are, on average, four photos per type. Most are in colour, and they are very well reproduced on high-quality paper.