This top quality photo monograph features in six chapters the activities of the today's Croatian Air Force: Defenders Firefighters Transport Elements Training Elements Wings of Storm and Maintenance Elements. After a brief introduction on the history of the Croatian Air Force from 1991 until 2009 the book features in large format and rich detail pictures of the life work and action of the men and women serving and protecting Croatia. It covers not only the different aircraft in service but also the men ans women flying and maintaining it. The world-famous Japanese aviation photographer Katsuhiko Tokunaga covers the activities of today's Croatian Air Force in his well known and distinctive nearly artistic style. Three appendices list the picture captions the technical data of all aircraft in service with artworks by Ugo Crisponi and the current order of battle with all the units as well as cadet's insignia.