The Chance Vought F4U Corsair is one of the most prestigious aircraft in the world. It was built in six major versions and used by some air forces up to the 1970s. The Corsair, after difficult starts, was one of the architects of the success of the US naval air force during the Second World War. Illustrated throughout with colour and black and white photographs and 185 colour profiles this is a valuable reference for scale modellers and enthusiasts. French text and captions.