Author : Graham White

Publisher : SAE International

Specs : Published by SAE International with a Product Code of R-241

ISBN : 978-0-7680-0272-0

Page : 752 pages in a softbound binding.


This book chronicles the development, production, and application of what was arguably the finest aircraft piston engine ever produced – the Pratt & Whitney R-2800. It powered many of the significant fighters and medium bombers of the conflict, and went on to power many other military and commercial aircraft.