Instructional Material for USAAF Bombardier Training World War II: U.S. Army Air Forces Instructional Material for USAAF Bombardier Training World War II: U.S. Army Air Forces Instructional Material for USAAF Bombardier Training World War II: U.S. Army Air Forces Instructional Material for USAAF Bombardier Training World War II: U.S. Army Air Forces

Instructional Material for USAAF Bombardier Training World War II

U.S. Army Air Forces

Published by U.S. Army Air Forces, 1942
Condition: Fair No Binding
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Two 2-inch three-ring binders FULL of early World War II mimeographed instructional material for U.S. Army Air Forces officers undergoing Bombardier training at Army Air Forces Advanced Flying School, Kirtland Field, Albuquerque, New Mexico and Army Air Forces Instructor School (Bombardier), Ground Training, Carlsbad Army Airfield (CAAF), Carlsbad, New Mexico. Material is marked as 'RESTRICTED' and 'CONFIDENTIAL'. Pages are yellowed and fragile, some cracked due to age. Most have edge chipping. ALL are protected and encased in new archival quality 3.3 mil PVC free heavyweight sheet protectors. Very heavy binders - NO overseas orders due to weight will be accepted. Contents include: Theory of Bombing, Definitions, Formulas Pertaining to Bombing, Questions and Answers Pertaining to M-Series Bombsights - Nomenclature [of parts], Location, Function, Theory of Bombsights, Stabilization, The Servo Motor, etc, Check Sheet for Causes of Errors and Malfunctions, Pre-Flight Inspection (M-6, M6M, M7) Bombsights, Bombsight Maintenance Outline of Standard Training Instructions, Check Sheets - Preflight Inspection, E-6B Computer, Altitude Correction Computations [using the AN-94 or C-2 computer], Altitude Correction Computation Form, Bombing Trainer Instruction, Conduct of Training Missions, D-8, Duties of the Pilot, Automatic Flight Control Electronic System, Duties of the Photographer, Bomb Pilot Approach Curriculum, Bombing Procedure 2,000 Ft M6M or M7 Norden Sight, Bombing Procedure D-8 Bombsight, Preflight Check, Sperry Procedure in the Air, A-4 Trainer Assembly, Bombing With the Electronic Pilot, C-1 Autopilot, The Bombing Run, Ground Check, Troubleshooting, Maintenance, 10 Figures, Computers, E-6-B, C-2 Computer, C-1 Computer, Air Observer's Data Sheet, Ground Observer's Data Sheet, Aircraft Instruments and Laboratory Test Equipment, Bombs and Fuzes, Inspection, Arming, Loading, Types of Bombs For Attack of Specific targets, Bomb Racks, Shackles, Fuzes, Defensive Armament, Cal .50 MG, Martin Upper Turret, Sperry Upper Turret, Sperry Ball Turret, Operating Instructions for Bomb Release mechanism AT-11 Airplanes, Table -Aircraft Bombs, Fuzes, Flares, and Torpedoes, 7 pages of Figures, Excerpt from Training Circular No. 50 - Basic Principles Bomb Damage Demolition Bombs [August 11, 1942], Bombardier Switch Box, Intervelometers, Excerpt from TO 11-5-29 - Bomb Release Interval Control, Physics of The Atmosphere, Anoxia, Night Vision, Decompression Sickness, Radio Telegraph Code, Air Corps Maintenance Publications, Lecture - A4 Camera, Duties of An Aerial Engineer, Instructions for Bombing Flight Record (Form 12-C), Practical Problems in Bombing, Trigonomic Functions Tables. INCLUDED with purchase are: Jardur-Warner Air Navigation Plotter (1946, with instructions), Flight Calculator ('Courtesy of The Standard Oil Co. Ohio - SOHIO'), and G. Felsenthal & Sons Time-Distance Computer Type D-4 ('says 'Property of U.S. Army Air Forces'). Trainee was an Air Corps 1st Lieutenant who separated from AAF on 23 September 1945. Steve's Bookshelves LLC Inventory #27-ShlvsRtop-002634-4360. Bookseller Inventory # 002634

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Title: Instructional Material for USAAF Bombardier ...

Publisher: U.S. Army Air Forces

Publication Date: 1942

Binding: No Binding

Book Condition:Fair

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