Good. cover rub marks, scratches, and small chips. cover corners creased and page corners worn and slightly curled. no marks on text or illustrations. 110 pages, 11" x 8 1/2" The P-80 Shooting Star was the first operational turbojet fighter to undergo full production and thus occupies a unique position in American aviation history. The author draws on official case histories and the personal observations of the renowned aircraft designer, "Kelly" Johnson, and famous Lockheed test pilot Tony LeVier, to tell the story of the brief but eventful career of the first prototype XP-80, nicknamed Lulu-Belle, and the development of the P-80 Shooting Star series of aircraft. The book concludes with a detailed account of the restoration of this airplane.
B&W Photographs/Colored Photographs/Detailed Diagrams. Near Fine. Paperback. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. Diagramed endpapers. Light tear along gutter on fep, else textblock is clean and tight. Light character and shelf wear to binding. 111pp., including bibliography.
Very Good Condition. Number 3 of the Famous Aircraft of the National Air and Space Museum series. Size: 8 1/2" x 11". Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. NOT ex-library. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Aviation; ISBN: 0874749654. ISBN/EAN: 9780874749656. Inventory No: 022518.
Very Good with no dust jacket. 0874749654. 111 pages, well illustrated, pictorial wrappers, very good. From Wikipedia: The Lockheed P-80 Shooting Star was the first jet fighter used operationally by the United States Army Air Forces.  Designed and built by Lockheed in 1943 and delivered in just 143 days from the start of the design process, production models were flying but not ready for service by the end of World War II. Designed with straight wings, the type saw extensive combat in Korea with the United States Air Force (USAF) as the F-80.;
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