March 4, 2017

An Aeronautical Engineer’s View…..The Vought F4U Corsair and by Tom Brinkman

By Tom Brinkman

An Aeronautical Engineer's View.....The Vought F4U Corsair and its Contemporaries (6th Edition), through Tom Brinkman, is a good researched, genuine and historic description of 5 mythical usa fighter airplane of WW II - the Vought F4U Corsair, Republic P-47 Thunderbolt, North American P-51 Mustang, Grumman F6F Hellcat, and Lockheed P-38 Lightning. This e-book provides a transparent description of the layout intent, features, features, functionality, and boundaries of every of those superlative plane. additionally integrated are American vs. Axis plane puppy scuffling with comparisons, result of formal army aggressive fly-offs, and ridicule puppy battling match-ups among those plane. a number of key flight habit features that are very not often mentioned are defined, and views on a few vital themes hardly given assurance within the well known media are awarded. Brinkman has given many shows on his publication, together with a symposium with numerous unique VMF-214 "Black Sheep" pilots. Brinkman is an aeronautical engineer, retired from a profession in engineering, engineering administration, and application administration with IBM Corp and several businesses within the machine industry.

Tom Brinkman has authored "An Aeronautical Engineers View: The F4U Corsair and its Contemporaries", and has co-authored "Marine Wings: tales of warfare & peace as written through the pilots". Tom is a retired engineering supervisor with a BS and MS in Aeronautics & Engineering Mechanics, college of Minnesota; and an MS in electric Engineering, collage of Vermont. Tom is previous President of a big WWII around desk in Rochester, MN.

Special ‘Thank You’ to Pete Buffington for his specialist providers in e-book formatting and technical advice, writer of “Squawk 7700”

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