Owners Workshop ManualAuthor: Howard, LeeCode: 51133Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:09/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
With an active service life of more than 40 years with the Royal Navy
and the RAF, the Westland Wessex was one of the most versatile
helicopters of the Cold War. Its duties included Commando and Special
Forces insertions during the Falklands War, anti-submarine warfare,
search and rescue, as well as battlefield troop transport and ......
An Illustrated History of FlightAuthor: Ford, LilyCode: 52129Price:AU $59.95Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: UNI WASHINGTON Published date:03/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
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 ......
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:25/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
The gripping true tale of a devastating plane crash, the investigation into its causes, and the race to prevent similar disasters in the future.
Spotlight OnAuthor: Erkmen, OmerCode: 51555Price:AU $38.70Format: Hardback / 40 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:28/09/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
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.
Owners' Workshop ManualAuthor: Kennedy, CharlesCode: 51713Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:10/09/2018Availability: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 ......
Design and Lifestyle of ConcordeAuthor: Azerrad, LawrenceCode: 52080Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:10/09/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
This stylishly illustrated book looks back at the glamour of Concorde air travel and is as sleek and elegant as the aircraft it celebrates.
The World's First Jet AirlinerAuthor: Simons, Graham M.Code: 52092Price:AU $33.98Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:01/09/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
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.
Pan American World Airways' Epic Flying Boat Era, 1929-1946Author: Webber, TeresaCode: 51764Price:AU $52.01Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:01/09/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
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 ......
A HistoryAuthor: Desmond, KevinCode: 51794Price:AU $74.25Format: Paperback / 195 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:01/09/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
Man's attempts to harness the use of electricity for his dream to fly go back to well before the 19th century. Until the 1990's, due to battery weight and low energy, electricity could only remain a faithful accessory to piston aircraft, but with the arrival of lightweight construction materials, solar power, improved engines and the LiPo battery, ......
Owners Workshop ManualAuthor: Cotter, JarrodCode: 49688Price:AU $54.19Format: HardbackPublisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/09/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
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, ......
A Life in CombatAuthor: Borlace, MikeCode: 51386Price:AU $41.72Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:12/08/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Silver Cross recipient, Mike Borlace is considered to be one of the most experienced combat helicopter pilots of recent times. Now he collates his experiences in this compelling wartime memoir set against the backdrop of the civil war fought in Rhodesia during the 1970s
100 Iconic Rockets, Shuttles, and Satellites that put us in SpaceAuthor: Gorn, Michael H.Code: 52099Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: VOYAGEUR Published date:10/08/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
From Sputnik 1 to the International Space Station, Spacecraft examines a vast array of wonderful capsules, spaceplanes, rockets, robotics, and stations from throughout aerospace history.
Author: Browntrout PublishersCode: 51480Price:AU $24.99Format: CalendarPublisher: BROWNTROUT PUBLISHERS Published date:05/08/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
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 ......
Flying the First JetlinersAuthor: Colvert, DominicCode: 51835Price:AU $22.95Format: Paperback / 222 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:29/07/2018Availability: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.
The Quest for the Sound Barrier, and the Band of American AcesAuthor: Hampton, DanCode: 51536Price:AU $43.09Format: Paperback / 560 pages Publisher: HARPERLUXE Published date:24/07/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The New York Times bestselling author of Viper Pilot chronicles another thrilling chapter in American aviation history: the race to break the sound barrier.
The True Story of the First Women's Cross-Country Air RaceAuthor: Jessen, Gene NoraCode: 51798Price:AU $23.77Format: Paperback / 416 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:15/07/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The inspiring, true story of the first female pilots taking their rightful place in the exciting world of aviation.
Spotlight OnAuthor: Ribeiro, MarceloCode: 51554Price:AU $38.70Format: Hardback / 48 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:30/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This latest addition to the "Spotlight On" series presents detailed colour illustrations of the famous Grumman F-14 Tomcat, US supersonic jet combat aircraft.
A Transport RevolutionAuthor: Kaplan, PhilipCode: 50953Price:AU $43.41Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: SKYHORSE US Published date:24/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
A photographic homage to a legendary plane that helped win World War II
Spotlight OnAuthor: Musialkowski, LechoslawCode: 51553Price:AU $30.56Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:21/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This new book in the Polish Wings series tells and illustrates the story of the first supersonic fighter aircraft in the Polish Air Force.
100 Years of Aviation PostersAuthor: Jarvis, PaulCode: 52300Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:15/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This collection of 200 posters from the archives of British Airways provides a stunning visual history of air travel from the earliest days to the present.
Airline posters often evoked the glamour of air travel at a time when it was a novelty and the height of sophistication. In more recent years the very best creative talents ......
The Spectacular Rise and Scandalous Fall of Aviation's Golden CoupleAuthor: Mead, CoreyCode: 51800Price:AU $40.00Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: MACMILLAN Published date:12/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A gripping, untold saga of love, betrayal and scandal at the height of the Roaring Twenties.
The Sahara Desert, February 1962: the wreckage of a plane emerges from the sands revealing, too, the body of the planes long-dead pilot. But who was he? And what had happened to him?
Author: Kennedy, CharlesCode: 47189Price:AU $81.48Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:07/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This book tells the story of every jetliner produced by the Soviet Union, including the Tupolev Tu-104 (the world's first successful jetliner), the Ilyushin Il-62 (Aeroflot's flagship), and the supersonic rival to Concorde, the Tu-144 Charger. The detailed story is accompanied by beautiful illustrations taken from Russian archives.
True Tales from Operators of Military and Civilian RotorcraftAuthor: Pike, RichardCode: 51533Price:AU $40.74Format: Hardback / 184 pages Publisher: GRUB Published date:25/05/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Helicopter Boys is the latest addition to Grub Street's Boys series from acclaimed author Richard Pike, exploring the role of helicopters in military and civilian situations. With over fourteen contributors, Helicopter Boys contains stories of the diverse nature of helicopter operations.
The Autobiography of a Box-Kite PioneerAuthor: Merriam, Frederick WarrenCode: 51585Price:AU $40.72Format: Hardback / 131 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:24/05/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
At the controls of a Bristol Box-kite, in 1912 he was the first pilot in Britain to fly through cloud
A HistoryAuthor: Simons, Graham M.Code: 50273Price:AU $47.41Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:21/05/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Boeing 707 family - that includes the forerunner Model 367-80, the KC-135 series of military transports and the slightly smaller Model 720 - was the pioneer of the sweptback wing, incorporating podded engines borrowed from the B-47 military bomber. It was the aircraft that many regard as the design that really ushered in the Jet-Age. This ......
Charles Lindbergh's Daring and Immortal 1927 Transatlantic CrossingAuthor: Hampton, DanCode: 51260Price:AU $24.59Format: Paperback / 336 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:15/05/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
"GRIPPING. ... AN HOUR-BY-HOUR ACCOUNT." - WALL STREET JOURNAL * From one of the most decorated pilots in Air Force history comes a masterful account of Lindbergh's death-defying nonstop transatlantic flight in Spirit of St. LouisOn the rainy morning of May 20, 1927, a little-known American pilot named Charles A. Lindbergh climbed into his ......
Questions, Answers, and ReflectionsAuthor: Smith, PatrickCode: 51797Price:AU $23.77Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:11/05/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A new edition of the New York Times bestselling book about the strange and misunderstood world of commercial flying.
The Spectacular Rise and Scandalous Fall of Aviation's Golden CoupleAuthor: Mead, CoreyCode: 51273Price:AU $40.51Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FLATIRON BOOKS Published date:08/05/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Corey Meads The Lost Pilots is the saga of two star crossed pilots who soar to the greatest heights of fame, tailspin into scandal and crime, and go the ultimate lengths for a chance at redemption...
A pilot's view of changing airliner technologyAuthor: Spragg, KeithCode: 51847Price:AU $29.98Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: THE CROWOOD PRESS LTD Published date:01/05/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Featuring black-and-white photographs, maps, biographical context, tactical analysis, and more, this new edition of Hitler: Military Commander will give readers the comprehensive overview of Hitler's military decisions and downfall.
Lessons from the CockpitAuthor: Hasara, MarkCode: 51278Price:AU $23.16Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: THRESHOLD EDITIONS Published date:01/05/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
"A military memoir with inspirational stories and moral lessons for people on the battlefield, in boardrooms, or in their everyday lives, by a veteran air-refueling expert, with a foreword by Rush Limbaugh."--Provided by publisher.
A Journey In FlightAuthor: Loncraine, RebeccaCode: 51785Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: PICADOR USA Published date:01/05/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
For fans of H is for Hawk and Wild, Skybound is a deeply personal memoir about learning to fly.
The Life of Sir Richard FaireyAuthor: Smith, AdrianCode: 51543Price:AU $50.93Format: Hardback / 480 pages Publisher: I.B.TAURIS Published date:30/04/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Development of Guppy and Expanded Fuselage TransportsAuthor: Dean, William PatrickCode: 49505Price:AU $73.26Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:15/04/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
In 1962, a unique transport aircraft was built from the parts of 27 Boeing B-377 airliners to provide NASA with a means of transporting rocket boosters. With an interior the size of a gymnasium, "The Guppy" was the first of eight wide-body cargo planes built by Aero Spacelines. More than half a century later, the last Super Guppy is still in ......