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O-1 BIRD DOG in Action (Re-Issue) Pictorial History. The Cessna L-19/O-1 Bird Dog was the first all-metal high-wing aircraft to serve the Army. Also served the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force. 100 photos.
O-1 BIRD DOG in Action (Re-Issue).
By Al Adcock
Color by Don Greer; illustrated by Joe Sewell
Chosen by the U.S. Army in 1950 to replace its aging fleet of L-4 and L-5 aircraft, the Cessna L-19/O-1 Bird Dog was the first all-metal high-wing aircraft to serve the Army. Over 3,000 of these aircraft were built in 5 different models, also serving the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force in the liaison, training, and observation roles, with many supplied to foreign nations. More than 100 photos, 10 color profiles, black-and-white line drawings, color covers. 50 pages, soft cover, landscape format. Originally published 1988.