Alexander Mladenov is an aviation and defence author, journalist and photographer based in Sofia, Bulgaria. A graduate from the Sofia Technical University and the Bulgarian Higher Artillery and Air Defence School (Reserve Officer School ), he specialises in coverage of Soviet/Russian and East European military aviation both past and present. Since 1992, his articles and photographs have appeared in no fewer than 20 periodical publications around the world, including leading military aviation magazines such as AirForces Monthy, AIR International, Combat Aircraft Monthly, Aviation News and Defence Helicopter. He is also the author of a series of books on Soviet/Russian modern military aircraft and this is his first book for Helion & Company.
If you like helicopters, especially very mean looking Soviet attack helicopters, then this is for you! * Military Modelling Magazine *