Airframes and Powerplants in the Golden Age of AviationAuthor: Pearce, WilliamCode: 55105Price:AU $73.78Format: Hardback / 228 pages Publisher: SPECIALTY PRESS Published date:15/04/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2019
"Readers are brought from commercial air transport's very beginnings to the zenith of what is fondly referred to as flying in the "Golden Age of Air Transport," when jetliners were still on the drawing board or in early production, and still a dream to come for passengers and crew."--Provided by publisher.
Owners Workshop ManualAuthor: Cotter, JarrodCode: 49688Price:AU $54.19Format: HardbackPublisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:28/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
Undoubtedly the most famous Dr.1 pilot was Baron Manfred von Richtofen. Widely known as the -Red Baron-, von Richtofen was officially credited with 80 kills, 19 of them while flying a Dr.1.Richtofen became commander of the fighter squadron Jasta 11 in January 1917, where he flew the Albatross D.II and D.III. When he became a squadron commander, ......
Spotlight OnAuthor: Erkmen, OmerCode: 51555Price:AU $38.70Format: Hardback / 40 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:19/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
This book is the latest in a new reference series for aircraft modellers called "Spotlight On" and presents detailed illustrations of the famous Lockheed T-33 "Shooting Star" (or "T-Bird") American jet trainer aircraft.
How the Airline Secretly Helped America Fight World War IIAuthor: Vaz, Mark CottaCode: 55090Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 368 pages Publisher: SKYHORSE US Published date:14/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
The most important untold story of aviation history.
A HistoryAuthor: M, Simons, GrahamCode: 55507Price:AU $65.99Format: Hardback / 280 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:05/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The British Overseas Airways Corporation was the British state-owned airline created in 1940 by the merger of Imperial Airways and British Airways Ltd. This is a comprehensive and well-researched history of the company, from origin to closure.
Legality, Morality, and Utility of Unmanned Combat SystemsAuthor: Jackson, John E.Code: 55535Price:AU $45.10Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:03/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Provides an interesting and informative review of how robotic and unmanned systems are impacting every aspect of American life, from how we fight our wars to how we play to how we grow our food. The book features chapters from a dozen experts, researchers, and operators of the sophisticated systems that have become ubiquitous around the world.
Tales from a Crew Chief - 40 Years of Life with the VictorAuthor: Brooks, Roger R.Code: 55224Price:AU $65.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:01/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
Chronicles the peaks and troughs experienced across a career lasting forty years. Roger Brooks worked as a Crew Chief on the iconic Handley Page Victor and has a wealth of insight to offer.
The Complete Inside StoryAuthor: Trubshaw, BrianCode: 55170Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:01/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The inside story of this world-famous supersonic passenger jet by the former British chief test pilot
Inside Britain's Drone WarsAuthor: Lee, PeterCode: 55499Price:AU $37.95Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: JOHN BLAKE PUBLISHIDUP1NOTUSED Published date:18/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This unique insight into RAF Reaper operations in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria is based on unprecedented research access to the Reaper squadrons and personnel at RAF Waddington in Lincolnshire and Creech Air Force Base in Nevada, USA. The author has observed lethal missile strikes against Islamic State jihadists in Syria and Iraq alongside the ......
Aerospatiale/BacAuthor: Macdonald, LeneyCode: 52457Price:AU $25.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:06/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Written by two of British Airways most experienced Concorde flight crew, the Concorde Manual is the latest aircraft manual from Haynes, following on from the acclaim received by the Spitfire Manual. Concentrating on the technical and engineering aspects of Concorde, this manual gives rare insights into owning, operating, servicing and flying ......
Flying Boats of the 1930s and 1940sAuthor: Bain, CharlesCode: 52454Price:AU $89.99Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:20/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The history of some of history's most interesting, and strangest, flying boats! High Hulls delves into the stories of beautiful and unusual aircraft from a vanished time. Both ship and plane, these machines covered the globe in the 1930s and 1940s, performing a multitude of tasks. This book reveals the history of over thirty of these amazing ......
Britain's Most Successful AirlinerAuthor: Oliver, DavidCode: 55469Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:15/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Accompanied by previously unpublished photographs. The quiet, rugged and versatile jet favoured by the Royal Squadron and airlines worldwide.
The Flying Legend Who Brought Aviation to the MassesAuthor: Cruddas, ColinCode: 55486Price:AU $65.99Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:14/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Much-needed biography of one of aviation's greatest characters, providing an exciting account of a daring man during the formative years of air transportation.
Charles A. Lindbergh's Famous Transatlantic Ryan MonoplaneAuthor: Marriott, LeoCode: 52090Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:13/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Haynes Spirit of St Louis Manual covers the amazing personal story of Charles A. Lindbergh and his epic transatlantic flight in 1927; the design and construction of the original Ryan Monoplane Spirit of St Louis, including full technical details of its airframe and engine; the story of building the replica Spirit of St Louis by SOS2, ......
Author: Gardner, BobCode: 55548Price:AU $42.99Format: Paperback / 188 pages Publisher: AVIATION SUPPLIES & ACADEMICS Published date:10/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Teaching the fundamentals of flying multi-engine aircraft as well as the aerodynamic laws that govern multi-engine flight, this handbook helps students prepare for the multiengine rating for a pilot license. It details instrument flight rules systems, procedures and regulations, radio navigation, flight plans, and cockpit organisation.
A Flight Instructor's Guide to Scenario-based TrainingAuthor: McMahon, ArlynnCode: 55547Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 250 pages Publisher: AVIATION SUPPLIES & ACADEMICS Published date:10/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Offers a guide to scenario-based instruction. This book features guidelines and tips that help flight instructors expand their practices to go beyond the FAA practical test standards and numerous topics are covered such as systematic risk reduction, critical thinking, and effective grading and evaluation.
Tales of Displaying Classic Historic AircraftAuthor: Brooke, MikeCode: 54341Price:AU $32.55Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:03/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Following the first four books describing his long career as a military pilot Mike Brooke completes the story with more tales of flying at airshows during the 1980s and 1990s. He also gives the reader a fascinating insight into flying and operation of many historic aircraft, from an Edwardian triplane to a classic jet fighter. This typically ......
1931 (S1595 and S1596)Author: Pegram, RalphCode: 52463Price:AU $49.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:02/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
1931 (S1595 and S1596
On 13 September 1931 the Schneider Trophy was won outright for Britain on Southampton Water by Flt Lt John Boothman flying Supermarine S6B, S1595, with a record-breaking average speed of 379.08mph.
Ralph Pegram relates the story of the Schneider Trophy competitions and describes the ......
How Wilbur Wright Solved the Problem of Manned FlightAuthor: Hazelgrove, WilliamCode: 55514Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PROMETHEUS BOOKS Published date:20/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
"This book is the first deconstruction of the Wright Brothers' myth. They were not -- as we have all come to believe--two halves of the same apple. Each had a distinctive role in creating the first 'flying machine'."--Provided by publisher.
Owners' Workshop ManualAuthor: Kennedy, CharlesCode: 51713Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:09/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Built by Boeing Commercial Airplanes, the 707 narrow body jet airliner first flew in 1957 and entered revenue service with Pan American World Airways in 1958. Versions of the aircraft have a capacity from 140 to 219 passengers and a range of 2,500 to 5,750 nautical miles. Developed as Boeing's first jet airliner, the 707 is a swept-wing design ......
Spotlight OnAuthor: Rys, MarekCode: 51552Price:AU $30.56Format: Hardback / 42 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:02/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This latest addition to the "Spotlight On" series is a showcase for the superb aviation artwork created for the publisher by the remarkable military illustrator Marek Rys.
Author: Carpenter, RobinCode: 55626Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date:01/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Airbrushing Scale Model Aircraft is a practical guide to the application and techniques of painting aircraft in any scale. It provides guidance on buying airbrushing equipment, setting it up and operating it safely, and offers detailed explanations of how airbrushes and compressors work, alongside their various components. The reader is taken ......
The World's First Jet AirlinerAuthor: Simons, Graham M.Code: 52092Price:AU $33.98Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:26/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A comprehensive, picture rich history of the iconic craft. Includes myriad first hand accounts and photographic illustrations. Features many previously unpublished materials, acquired as a result of the authors complete access to the sprawling De Havilland archive.
The How and Why of the World's Worst Aviation DisasterAuthor: Ziomek, JonCode: 52407Price:AU $38.27Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:23/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The world’s worst air disaster happened more than 40 years ago on a remote Atlantic Ocean island, when two fully loaded 747 passenger jets collided after a horrendous series of human errors.
One of the jets, KLM Flight 4805, was traveling more than 150 miles an hour and was within seconds of lifting off when it ......
Author: Carousel CalendarsCode: 51491Price:AU $9.98(was
AU $19.95)Format: CalendarPublisher: CAROUSEL Published date:15/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Carousel Calendars offer a hugely diverse range of square wall calendars which feature amazing photography and large month-to-view grids with plenty of space for writing.
A Passenger's Guide - Third EditionAuthor: Evans, JulienCode: 55492Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: THE CROWOOD PRESS LTD Published date:10/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
If you are one of the millions of airline passengers who take to the air daily and have no idea how an aeroplane flies or how it is flown - but would like to find out - then this is the book for you. It is written by an airline pilot who knows from first-hand experience those questions that are asked most frequently. He knows that for many it is ......
Pan American World Airways' Epic Flying Boat Era, 1929-1946Author: Webber, TeresaCode: 51764Price:AU $52.01Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:10/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Take your seats, and by all means, fasten your seat belts! Come on a journey back in time to aviation's most daring and innovative era. Travel back nine decades, when for the first time, airplanes determined the victors of global warsa time that altered the course of the world. Hear never-before-told true stories penned by still-living flight ......
- NOW SOLD OUT.Author: Browntrout PublishersCode: 51480Price:AU $12.50(was
AU $24.99)Format: CalendarPublisher: BROWNTROUT PUBLISHERS Published date:26/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Battles that altered the course of history. Missions that made servicemen into heroes. Aircraft that brought the Allies to victory. From the renowned military experts at Osprey Publishing, an awe-inspiring and ingeniously designed new calendar explores military aircrafts from the years 1939–45. Every month, exploded views illuminate a vintage ......
The Crash of Flight 4590 and the End of Supersonic Passenger TravelAuthor: Chittum, SammeCode: 52122Price:AU $37.09Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: SMITHSONIAN BOOKS Published date:25/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The gripping true tale of a devastating plane crash, the investigation into its causes, and the race to prevent similar disasters in the future.
An Illustrated History of FlightAuthor: Ford, LilyCode: 52129Price:AU $59.95Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: UNI WASHINGTON Published date:23/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The possibilities of flight have long fascinated us. Each innovation captivated a broad public, from those who gathered to witness winged medieval visionaries jumping from towers, to those who tuned in to watch the moon landings.Throughout history, the visibility of airborne objects from the ground has made for a spectacle of flight, with ......
Design and Lifestyle of ConcordeAuthor: Azerrad, LawrenceCode: 52080Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:10/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This stylishly illustrated book looks back at the glamour of Concorde air travel and is as sleek and elegant as the aircraft it celebrates.
Flying the First JetlinersAuthor: Colvert, DominicCode: 51835Price:AU $22.95Format: Paperback / 222 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:23/08/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Venture into the Stratosphere is a memoir about the exhilaration and challenges in flying the first jetliners, sure to make future flights fascinating and exciting for passengers and airline employees alike.
Pass your test and know what is essential to become a safe, competentflight or ground instructor - from the most trusted source in aviationAuthor: ASA Test Prep BoardCode: 51825Price:AU $44.52Format: Paperback / 512 pages Publisher: AVIATION SUPPLIES & ACADEMICS Published date:15/08/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Includes study questions for Fundamentals of Instructing (FOI), Flight, Ground, Military and Sport Instructor FAA Knowledge exams, supported with answers and explanations. Includes softcover book, CT-8080 computer testing supplement booklet, and 5 FREE practice tests at prepware.com!
101 Stories from Air Transport Pilots who LivedAuthor: McKenzie, FletcherCode: 55409Price:AU $26.65Format: Paperback / 376 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:10/08/2018Availability:Please contact us for availability
101 Lessons From The Sky focusses on commercial and air transport aviation, and is possible thanks to the pilots who shared their failings and misadventures. Read 101 true stories from pilots with hundreds and thousands of hours of flight experience between them.