True Stories by Crews of RAF's Lynchpin since 1967Author: Smith, ChrisCode: 57586Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: GRUB STREET Published date:30/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
Hercules Boys contains a fascinating collection of first-hand and highly entertaining accounts by the ground and air crews themselves who adapted to everything that the elements, enemy and `airships' in Whitehall threw at them. A must for any military aviation devotee.
Boeing's XB-29 through B-29B in World War IIAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 58851Price:AU $32.34Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
The Boeing B-29 Superfortress was not only the largest and most advanced US aircraft to see combat in World War II, it was also the most expensive weapons system of the war, even exceeding the cost of developing the atomic bomb - the weapon that ultimately would be delivered to Hiroshima and Nagasaki by a pair of B-29s in August 1945. Through a ......
Grumman's First Torpedo Bomber in World War IIAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 58853Price:AU $32.34Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
The Grumman-designed TBF Avenger was unquestionably the most successful torpedo bomber in the US fleet during WWII. Developed just prior to the US entry in WWII, the type made its combat debut at the Battle of Midway. Demand for the large carrier-borne aircraft, which could drop conventional bombs and depth charges in addition to torpedoes, soon ......
The Power Behind the Spitfire, Mosquito and LancasterAuthor: Hoyland, GrahamCode: 58842Price:AU $26.96Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: WILLIAM COLLINS Published date:20/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
The most iconic planes of WWII, the Supermarine Spitfire, Hawker Hurricane, DeHavilland Mosquito and the Avro Lancaster, were all powered by one engine, the Rolls-Royce Merlin. The story of the Merlin is one of British ingenuity at its height, of artistry and problem-solving that resulted in a war-winning design.
Bombers 1939 -1945Author: Sharp, DanCode: 57865Price:AU $54.02Format: HardbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:28/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
"Dozens of top secret bomber designs were drawn up by the Germans during the Second World War, including gigantic flying wings, sleek jet bombers, asymmetrical bombers with the cockpit and weapons turrets on the ends of their wings and even enormous carriers for single-seat suicide bombers."
Eagles of the LuftwaffeAuthor: Saunders, AndyCode: 58222Price:AU $26.96Format: HardbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:28/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
The original dive-bomber, the Junkers Ju 87 Stuka, profiled by Luftwaffe expert Andy Saunders.
Aircraft and Development HistoryAuthor: Koos, VolkerCode: 58028Price:AU $59.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:19/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
Founded in 1925 in Warnem nde, Arado-Flugzeugwerke, from the outset, produced civil aircraft as well as developing prototypes for the clandestine armament programme of the Reichswehr. From 1933 when the licensed production of military aircraft commenced, the factory also built a number of their own designs.
Polish Wings 26Author: Musialkowski, LechoslawCode: 56778Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:24/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
New title in the popular Polish Wings series telling the story of two famous Russian World War Two bombers in Polish Air Force service and colours.
Bomber Command Pilot Leonard Cheshire's Classic Second World War MemoirAuthor: Cheshire, LeonardCode: 56712Price:AU $40.64Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: FIGHTING HIGH Published date:04/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
RAF pilot Leonard Cheshire's classic Second World War memoir of his first three years serving with Bomber Command.
Author: Pomoshnikov, OlegCode: 56941Price:AU $34.61Format: Paperback / 20 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date:14/03/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Petlakov Pe-2 (Peshka) is the best-known twin-engine light bomber of Soviet aviation in World War II. The plane was susceptible to structural changes, which allowed it to be used as a heavy fighter (also night), a dive bomber or a long reconnaissance plane. Vladimir Petlakov constructed the Pe-2 in prison, where he got in 1937 for allegedly ......
Spotlight OnAuthor: Wolowski, KrzysztofCode: 55850Price:AU $38.70Format: Hardback / 42 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:25/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Latest in the "Spotlight On" series for aircraft modellers presents detailed illustrations of the German Luftwaffe's WWII ground attack aircraft.
The XB-24 to B-24E Liberators in World War IIAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 52140Price:AU $34.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:15/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The B-24 Liberator remains to this day the worlds most-produced heavy bomber and multi-engine aircraft, and the most produced military aircraft in US history, with almost 19,000 examples leaving the assembly lines of five plants. Through a broad range of photos gathered from around the world, this book chronicles the design, development, and ......
Author: Noszczak, MaciejCode: 52146Price:AU $18.00Format: Paperback / 10 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:09/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
4 fold-out large-format (650 x 297 mm) scale plans for 1/32 scale modellers of the German WWII twin-engined bomber aircraft, version A.
Author: Noszczak, MaciejCode: 52147Price:AU $18.00Format: Paperback / 10 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:19/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
4 fold-out large-format (650 x 297 mm) scale plans for 1/32 scale modellers of the German WWII twin-engined fast medium bomber with its distinctive "greenhouse" nose.
Author: Kopanski, Tomasz J.Code: 51917Price:AU $30.00Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:26/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The illustrated history of Poland's World War II Army co-operation aircraft and attack bomber in 1939, featuring scale plans, period photographs and specially commissioned colour artwork profiles.
True Tales from Those Who Flew the Last 'All-British Bomber'Author: Pitchfork, Air Commodore GrahamCode: 51893Price:AU $25.98Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: GRUB Published date:01/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Twenty-four aircrew who flew the iconic aircraft with the Fleet Air Arm, the Royal Air Force and the South African Air Force (SAAF) relate their experiences and affection for the Blackburn Buccaneer.
Famous Russian AircraftAuthor: Gordon, YefimCode: 49668Price:AU $81.38Format: Hardback / 480 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:15/12/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
First flown in 1952, the Tu-95 - known to the western world as the Bear - had its share of teething troubles, however it became the backbone of Cold War Soviet strategic aviation.
The Condor at War 1939-1945Author: Goss, ChrisCode: 49747Price:AU $125.00Format: HardbackPublisher: CRECY Published date:15/10/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Conceived and developed as a civilian airliner during the 1930s, the elegant four-engined Focke-Wulf Fw200 Condor soon became one of the Luftwaffes most immediately recognizable and potent maritime armed reconnaissance aircraft.
Following its introduction into service in 1939, the Condor took part in the German campaign against ......
Air Defence from the Cold War to ConfrontationAuthor: Bond, SteveCode: 49755Price:AU $40.74Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: GRUB Published date:29/09/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Gloster Javelin was the UK's first line of night and all-weather air defence both at home and in RAF Germany. In the 1950s, when it replaced the Meteor and Venom, this revolutionary bomber/interceptor became the focus of many great stories told here in terrific detail.
Bombers, Patrol and Assault AircraftAuthor: Carbonel, Jean-ChristopheCode: 48572Price:AU $56.02Format: HardbackPublisher: CRECY Published date:03/08/2017Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
As early as 1944 France began the task of re-building its military aircraft industry and developing high performance aircraft for its armed forces. In doing so, French aircraft manufacturers produced some of the most innovative and outlandish bomber projects, proposals, designs and prototypes of the Cold War era.Many French bomber projects started ......
Author: Kotelnikov, VladimirCode: 48587Price:AU $120.00Format: Hardback / 656 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:28/05/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Seventy years have passed since the Second World War yet the books and articles still keep coming in a never-ending stream discussing the question of what role the deliveries of arms and materials by Soviet allies played in the victory of the Red Army. In Russia, the American Bell P-39 Airacobra fighter along with the Studebaker US6 truck and ......
The Forgotten Medium BomberAuthor: Jason Nicholas MooreCode: 47796Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:14/12/2016Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This book gives a complete history of one of the best medium bombers of the Second World War, but one that has been sadly neglected in Western histories of that war. The Tu-2, an aircraft that first appeared in 1942, had its production stopped, then restarted, and really came into its own in the last year of the Second World War.
Over Germany 1941-42Author: Cooper, AnthonyCode: 47374Price:AU $34.95Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: ROSENBERG PUBLISHING Published date:01/10/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
This is the tale of three Australian bomber squadrons at war, flying with RAF Bomber Command in the early part of Britains bombing offensive upon Nazi Germany, from August 1941 to September 1942. Nos 455, 458 and 460 Squadrons operated Hampden or Wellington twin-engine bombers from bases in Yorkshire or Lincolnshire, flying impossible missions, ......
Rare Luftwaffe Photographs from Wartime CollectionsAuthor: Goss, ChrisCode: 40461Price:AU $31.71Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:30/07/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
An excellent reference source for modellers and war gamers.
The Latter Years - the Blitz and War in the East to the Fall of GermanyAuthor: Goss, ChrisCode: 40457Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:30/06/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Heinkel He 111 was the main work-horse of the Luftwaffes bomber force throughout much of the Second World War. Consequently, when Hitler launched Operation Barbarossa in June 1941, three entire Kampfgeschwader consisted of He 111s. Initially used as direct support for the German ground forces, as the campaign progressed the He 111 was ......
Code: 40527Price:AU $39.29Format: Paperback / 262 pages Publisher: MENTION THE WAR LTD. Published date:25/06/2016Availability:Please contact us for availability
Formed as a bomber unit in June 1938 at Abingdon, 106 Squadron initially operated Hawker Hinds. It soon re-equipped with the Fairey Battle before receiving its first Handley Page Hampdens in May 1939. It was with this type that 106 Squadron went to war, albeit initially as a training unit with 5 Group. Its operational war did not start in earnest ......
The Story of a WWII Bomber's Return to Glory in Honor of the Veterans ofAuthor: McLaughlin, Jerome JCode: 40539Price:AU $39.21Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: DUDLEY COURT PRESS Published date:08/06/2016Availability:Please contact us for availability
Through engaging narrative and first-person accounts, B-17 Flying Fortress Restoration captures the painstaking restoration of a World War II-vintage Boeing B-17 bomber by more than 100 volunteers in Pooler, GA. Airplane restoration and military aviation enthusiasts alike can follow the airplane's journey from the storage hangers of the ......
The Early Years - Fall of France, Battle of Britain and the BlitzAuthor: Goss, ChrisCode: 40460Price:AU $45.00Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:30/05/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A photographic examination of the best known German bomber of the Second World War.
1940-1944Author: Griehl, ManfredCode: 40462Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 72 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:30/05/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Photographic guide to German bombing operations over England
KG 100 in ActionAuthor: Griehl, ManfredCode: 40464Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 72 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:30/05/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Photographic guide to the German elite pathfinders during World World II
The Last Flight of Bomber 075, Revised EditionAuthor: Septer, DirkCode: 40364Price:AU $31.35Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: HERITAGE HOUSE Published date:27/05/2016Availability:Please contact us for availability
""A story seemingly drawn out of a Hollywood action script...Gripping stuff.""--Canada's History Just before midnight on February 13, 1950, three engines of a US Air Force B-36 intercontinental bomber caught fire over Canada's northwest coast. The crew jumped, and the plane ditched somewhere in the Pacific Ocean. Almost four years later, the wreck ......
in India and Return to Flight of a Rare WWI BomberAuthor: Andy SaundersCode: 33322Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: GRUB Published date:31/10/2014Availability:Available. Please contact us for availability details
In 2000, quite by chance, aircraft restorer Guy Black of Aero Vintage located the hulks of at least two Airco DH9 bombers in a remote part of India - hidden away in what had been a Maharajas elephant stable at his palace in Bikaner, Rajasthan. They were truly remarkable finds, and extremely rare examples of a near-extinct and ......