Squadron Signal Publications continues it's new book releases from the new Georgia Squadron location with this revised and expanded 88 page full color F-14 Tomcat in Action. This book is written by author David Doyle. Line illustrations are done by Ike Anderson with color profiles from Mark Tutton and the cover (front and back) artwork is done by Piotr Forkasiewicz.
This books is 88 pages full color.
In Action® books are books that trace the development of a single type of aircraft, armored vehicle, or ship from prototype to the final production variant. Experimental or "one-off" variants can also be included. The first In Action® book was published in 1971.
Squadron Decals for F-14 Tomcats are also available so you can model the Tomcat featured on the front cover and others. The front cover of this book features a pair of F-14D Tomcats for VF-2, The Fighting Two, race away from a desert target headed back to their home, in 2003. The lead aircraft wears commemorative markings recognizing the types last cruise aboard CVA-64 USS Constellation, while the aircraft in background carries low visibility markings. Squadron Decals offers this decal set in 1/48 and 1/72 scale and several other decal options for Tomcats as well.
About the Author: David Doyle’s earliest published works appeared in periodicals aimed at the historic military vehicle restoration hobby. By 1999 this included regular features in leading hobby publications, appearing regularly in US, English and Polish magazines. Soon, this expanded to publications aimed at scale model enthusiasts as well. In 2003 his first book was published, and since that time has written more than 200 additional titles, with aviation and nautical topics joining his initial efforts concerning vehicles. He and his wife Denise live in west Tennessee.