U.S. Air Force Awards Lockheed Martin JASSM® Telemetry Kit Production Contract

ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) received a $44.1 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to produce Intelligent Test Instrumentation Kits (iTIK) to be used on Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile (JASSM) flight tests for telemetry and flight termination purposes.

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Boeing Missile Defense Team Loads Milestone Missile into Silo

United States missile defense strengthened to 44 interceptors

FORT GREELY, ALASKA, Nov. 7, 2017 – Boeing [NYSE: BA] and the Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) team recently bolstered America’s defense against long-range ballistic missiles, ahead of schedule, with the installation of the 44th interceptor.

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Malta Strikes Back, The Role of Malta in the Mediterranean Theatre 1940-1942

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The only community to ever receive the George Cross has inevitably built up a few myths and legends. From 1940 to 1942, the island withstood heavy enemy air attack, not only survived but made a significant contribution to the defeat of the Axis in North Africa and supported the invasion and surrender of Italy – Very Highly recommended.


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Assassinations Anthology

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Assassination of War Leaders is as old as history. Taking the head of the enemy can be more productive than launching an invasion. The group of well-known writers have produced a series of accounts of assassination plans and execution, under a sympathetic editor – fascinating read – highly recommended.


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Hitler’s Girls, Doves Amongst Eagles

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The author will be known to readers of The Armourer Magazine, but this is his first book and an excellent start. There have been numerous books on the subject of British women at war during WWI and WWII, but books in any language on German women at war are very rare – Very Highly Recommended.


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Air War Archive, Junkers Ju 88, The Early Years – Blitzkrieg to the Blitz, Rare Luftwaffe Photographs From Wartime Collections

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This new addition to the very popular Air War Archive series follows the established pattern of concise text, captions, extended captions and lavish illustration. The subject was one of the most important German aircraft of WWII but one that is difficult to place within the many different aircraft types – Very Highly Recommended.


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Images of War, SS Totenkopf At War, A History of the Division, Rare Photographs From Wartime Archives

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This new addition to the very popular Images of War series follows the established pattern of concise text, captions, extended captions and lavish illustration. Most books in this series use largely images from official archives. In this new book many images come from private albums of members of the Division – Very Highly Recommended.


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Tank Craft, German Army and Waffen-SS Normandy Campaign 1944

Another excellent book from Dennis Oliver. The Tank Craft series has become very popular with modellers and enthusiasts. This new addition to the range meets the criteria of excellent photographs and drawings with descriptive text and full captions – Very Highly Recommended.


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Tank Craft, Churchill Tanks, British Army, North-West Europe 1944-1945

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The Tank Craft series has become very popular with modellers and enthusiasts. This new addition to the range meets the criteria of excellent photographs and drawings with descriptive text and full captions – Very Highly Recommended.


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