Faded Contrails: Last Flights Over Arizona

February 23, 2010

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This book details the actual accounts of 20 military aircraft crashes that occurred in the remote deserts and rugged highlands of Arizona. Each story looks into the events leading up to and after the crash, and describes what is left at the site today. These facts are corroborated by newly-declassified, old government documents, personal visits to the crash sites, and interviews with surviving crewman and families…. More >>

Faded Contrails: Last Flights Over Arizona

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2 Responses to “Faded Contrails: Last Flights Over Arizona”

  1. Timothy Jordan on February 23rd, 2010 3:12 am

    Very enjoyable read for all those interested in aviation archaeology or wreck hunting. I’m not familiar with any of the crashes mentioned in the book but found the writeups to be well detailed with lots of photos. Of special interest were the crashes where the survivors returned to the site and shared their thoughts on what had happened to them. Will sit very nicely on my shelf with my other ‘wreck’ books.
    Rating: 5 / 5

  2. Anonymous on February 23rd, 2010 5:35 am

    Trey Brandt’s storytelling style is both engaging and informative. He uses historical detail to paint a vivid picture of the events that took place on the fateful day of each wreck he has discovered. I’m not a history buff but, I found this book to be quite an enjoyable read.
    Rating: 5 / 5

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