Shadows of Steel Author:Dale Brown The world is a dangerous place. Hardly a revelation, but for the new President of the United States, nothing drives it home more forcefully than the sight of a newly nuclear Iran throwing its weight around the Persian Gulf, while the U. S. uneasily stands by, its military weakened by years of budget cuts and unpopular, inconclusive police actio... more »ns.
But there is one weapon he can use, and he does so now: the newest secret cell of the CIA's Intelligence Support Agency, codenamed Future Flight. Take a group with speed, skill, and audacity, put a B-2 Spirit stealth bomber in its hands, then send it out to find Iran's key military, industrial, and command centers, and destroy them: quickly quietly, secretly, untraceably-the ultimate stealth attack.
Under the command of aerial strike warfare expert Patrick McLanahan, the team begins its mission brilliantly-and then all hell breaks loose, as Iran and its allies take their war of intimidation farther than anyone thought they would. With the Persian Gulf tottering and the situation escalating hourly, only the men and women of Future Flight and their B-2 brethren, stand between the United States and a catastrophe of worldwide proportions.« less