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9781526774668

Britain's Glorious Aircraft Industry

100 Years of Success, Setback and Change Author: Hodgson, J Paul Code: 60129 Price: AU $89.99 Format: Hardback / 320 pages Published date: 01/12/2020 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
9781910809396

Wrecks and Relics 27/e

The indispensable guide to Britains aviation heritage Author: Ellis, Ken Code: 59736 Price: AU $45.95 Format: Hardback / 384 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date: 14/09/2020 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

Now remarkably in its 27th edition, ever since it was first published in the 1960s every edition of Wrecks & Relics has been eagerly sought after by aviation enthusiasts, restorers and curators alike. It is renowned as the go-to source charting the highlights, changes and trends in the preservation of the aviation heritage of the British Isles. ......

9781787394230

Royal Air Force

The Official Story Author: Holland, James Code: 59360 Price: AU $49.99 Format: Hardback / 224 pages Published date: 11/08/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days

Royal Air Force: The Official Story is the most up-to-date official history of the Royal Air Force - the oldest airforce in the world. From its genesis in the horrors of the First World War when pilots were open to the elements in craft made of little more than wood and fabric, to the iconic air battles of the Second World War, through to the ......

9781781557921

UK Airfields Past and Present

A Directory of Airfields from 1908 to 2018 Author: Peerless, Grant Code: 59424 Price: AU $65.00 Format: Paperback / 200 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 10/08/2020 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Many books about airfields have been written but this one covers most of them in one volume. It describes 1700 airfields and provides details of the activities carried out, based units and current status of military bases, civil airfields and farm strips. Over one hundred photographs are included, most of which have not been published previously.
9788366148833

Hawker Siddeley (Bae), Mcdonnell-Douglas/Boeing Harrier

Av-8s/Tav-8s & Av-8b/B+/Tav-8b Author: Salvador Mafe Huertas Code: 59753 Price: AU $47.95 Format: Paperback / 138 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date: 01/08/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

The birth of the Ninth Squadron (Novena Escuadrilla) of the Spanish Navy Fleet Air Arm (Flotilla de Aeronaves in short FLOAN) took place in 1987 with the receipt of the first three AV-8B aircraft from McDonnell Douglas factory in St. Louis on October 6 of that year. Deliveries continued for a total of 12 AV-8B Harrier IIs (numbered 01- 901 to ......

9788366148871

Fairey Swordfish

Mk. I, II, III, Iv, Floatplane Author: Anirudh, Rao Code: 59751 Price: AU $41.50 Format: Paperback / 20 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date: 01/08/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

Fairey Swordfish was a British biplane torpedo-bomber and reconnaissance aircraft designed to operate from aircraft carriers or as a reconnaissance seaplane operating from catapult launchers. The prototype was built in 1933 at the Fairey Aviation Co. Ltd.

The aircraft had its first flight in 1933, too. It had an open cabin for a ......

9788366148864

Gloster Gladiator

Mk. I, I Trop, II, II Meteo, Sea Gladiator, J-8 Author: Rys, Marek Code: 59752 Price: AU $41.50 Format: Paperback / 24 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date: 01/08/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

Gloster Gladiator is a British fighter constructed at the Gloster Aircraft Company. The prototype was created in 1934. It was powered by a 645 HP Bristol Mercury VIS engine.

Gloster Gladiator Mk I had a 8382 mm long fuselage, which consisted of four numbered sections. The first of these included the engine bed. The second front ......

9781526781956

The Men Who Gave Us Wings

Britain and the Aeroplane, 1796-1914 Author: Reese, Peter Code: 59966 Price: AU $44.99 Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 21/07/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
9781472960900

The Official Illustrated History of RAF Search and Rescue

Author: Eden, Paul E Code: 59848 Price: AU $49.95 Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: BLOOMSBURY Published date: 09/07/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

An inspiring and fascinating illustrated celebration of the rich and glorious history of the RAFs Search and Rescue Force, with a foreword from HRH Prince William, Duke of Cambridge.

This book is an official, fully illustrated, in-depth account of the SARFs rich and glorious history, from its origins in World War ......

9781526750150

Pioneering Places of British Aviation

The Early Adventures of Powered Flight in the UK Author: Hales-Dutton, Bruce Code: 59850 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Hardback / 248 pages Published date: 01/06/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days

From as early as the beginning of the nineteenth century, Britain was at the forefront of powered flight. Across the country many places became centres of innovation and experimentation, as increasing numbers of daring men took to the skies. It was in 1799, at Brompton Hall, that Sir George Cayley Bart put forward ideas which formed the basis ......

9781910525197

Aircraft of the RAF

All 596 Author: Bridgewater, Stephen Code: 59038 Price: AU $16.58 Format: Paperback / 132 pages Publisher: WARNERS GROUP PUBLICATIONS Published date: 28/02/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Since forming the RAF has operated over 350 different types of aeroplane, helicopter and seaplane. Aircraft of the RAF tells the story of all of those machines & the servicemen & women who have flown them, built them, maintained them or supported their operation in both peacetime and war. Lavishly filled with both modern colour & period B&W ......
9780750993029

In Turbulent Skies

British Aviation Successes and Setbacks - 1945-1975 Author: Reese, Peter Code: 58169 Price: AU $49.99 Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 20/01/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Exploring the successes and setbacks for the British aviation industry from 1945-1975
9781912866236

The British and the Commonwealth War in the Air 1939-45, Volume 1

Through Adversity Author: Kite, Ben Code: 58118 Price: AU $75.00 Format: Hardback / 500 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date: 15/11/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Through Adversity is a comprehensive history of the Britain's war in the air. It focuses on the operational experiences of aircrew from across the Commonwealth.
9781471159237

Spitfire

A Very British Love Story Author: Nichol, John Code: 56730 Price: AU $22.99 Format: Paperback / 464 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD Published date: 30/06/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Spitfire: A remarkable aircraft flown by very brave men. This is their story.
9781445681139

The Javelin

Author: Chorlton, Martyn Code: 56573 Price: AU $32.57 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date: 15/03/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Gloster Javelin is one of the most iconic plane in RAF history; Martyn Chorlton tells its story with a wealth of terrific images.
9780141983851

The Birth of the RAF, 1918

The World's First Air Force Author: Overy, Richard Code: 56560 Price: AU $22.99 Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date: 01/03/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The dizzying pace of technological change in the early 20th century meant that it took only a little over ten years from the first flight by the Wright Brothers to the clash of fighter planes in the Great War. A period of terrible, rapid experiment followed to gain a brief technological edge. By the end of the war the British had lost an ......
9781910809174

British Secret Projects 3: Fighters 1935-1950

Author: Buttler, Tony Code: 55559 Price: AU $69.95 Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date: 16/01/2019 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The British Secret Projects series covers the design and development of UK military aircraft since the mid-1930s with strong emphasis on designs that were never built, particularly those types generated by the various design competitions held. The original Volume Three (Fighters and Bombers 1935 to 1950) has now been split into separate volumes ......
9781785211928

Bomber Command Operations Manual Insights Into the Organisation,

Equipment, Men, Machines and Tactics of RAF Bomber Command 1939-1945 Author: Falconer, Jonathan Code: 51711 Price: AU $44.95 Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date: 23/10/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days

Night after night for six years of war, RAF Bomber Commands squadrons pounded away at the cities of Nazi Germany in a determined effort to bring the Third Reich to its knees. Pitted against Bomber Harriss aircrews and aircraft were some of the most effective and deadly defenses the world had seen up until then. 

For Bomber ......

9781912332120

RAF 100

The Story of the Royal Air Force 1918-2018 Author: Lepine, Mike Code: 51696 Price: AU $33.74 (was AU $44.99) Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: DANANN PUBLISHING LIMITED Published date: 16/09/2018 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

RAF 100 celebrates and commemorates 100 years of the Royal Air Force with access to rare RAF archives, Mike Lepine uses photographs and documents to bring the story of the people, planes and missions to life as never before.

9781911604457

Reaching for the Sky

One Hundred Defining Moments from the Royal Air Force 1918-2018 Author: Addington, Scott Code: 51704 Price: AU $37.99 Format: Hardback / 220 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date: 11/09/2018 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
2018 marks the centenary of the formation of the Royal Air Force. Founded in the final months of the Great War, this book provides the greatest facts and figures relating to the RAF. Who were the original Aces? What was the longest mission undertaken? How much did the heaviest bomb weigh? Who flew the most sorties? What was the fastest speed ever ......
9781445666020

RAF in 100 Pictures

A Pictorial History Author: Wilson, Keith Code: 50204 Price: AU $28.43 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date: 14/07/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

On 1 April 1918, the Royal Air Force came into being and on 1 April 2018, the RAF celebrates its first 100 years. The aim of this book is to offer an alternative insight into what has really impacted on the RAF in its first century. Many people will recall Hurricanes and Spitfires standing firm against the invading Luftwaffe but how many will ......

9781471159206

Spitfire

A Very British Love Story Author: Nichol, John Code: 51788 Price: AU $45.00 Format: Hardback / 448 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD Published date: 17/05/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days

The best book you will ever read about Britains greatest warplane. Patrick Bishop, bestselling author of Fighter Boys. `A rich and heartfelt tribute to this most iconic British machine. By focussing on the men (and women) who flew the Spitfire, John Nichol has brought a fresh and powerful perspective to the story. And by recording their ......

9781473897960

RAF in Camera: 1970s

Author: Wilson, Keith Code: 49500 Price: AU $105.00 Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 02/03/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days

The 1970s were an event-filled and action packed decade for the Royal Air Force. Many events are worthy of note and all are recorded here, in words and images. Keith Wilson takes up from where he left off with RAF In Camera 1960s in order to take us on a journey through a particularly significant decade. The start of the 1970s saw the ......

9781473894099

Airlines at War

British Civil Aviation 1939 - 1944 Author: Wills, Simon Code: 51356 Price: AU $52.99 Format: Hardback / 197 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 19/02/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The original and officially compiled history of the BOAC throughout the war years
9780750984102

Transforming the Skies

Pilots, Planes and Politics in British Aviation 1919-1940 Author: Reese, Peter Code: 50168 Price: AU $44.99 Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 01/02/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days

Following the Armistice of 1918 the British Air Industry, including the newly founded RAF, held a low place in national priorities. The RAF was rapidly run down with the infant airlines being given the least possible help. Such neglect continued during the 1920s. The RAFs role was questioned and civilian air travel remained the province of the ......

9781781556306

Britain's Cold War Fighters

Author: McLelland, Tim Code: 50801 Price: AU $26.99 (was AU $44.99) Format: Paperback / 368 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 15/11/2017 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Britain's Cold War Fighters explores the creation and development of the jet fighter, tracing the emergence of the first jet designs (the Meteor and Vampire) through to the first-generation jets which entered service with the RAF and Fleet Air Arm. Each aircraft type is examined, looking at how the design was created and how this translated into ......
9781781556276

Gone but Not Forgotten

Defunct British Airlines Since 1945 Author: Phillips, A. Code: 50799 Price: AU $23.99 (was AU $39.99) Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 15/11/2017 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The book covers seventy defunct British airlines that have disappeared from our skies since 1946. They ceased trading for various reasons, from financial difficulties to industrial takeovers. It looks at both international and domestic airlines, and has a whole host of famous names, who are gone, but not forgotten.
9780750967433

Hawker Siddeley Harrier

The World's First Jump Jet Author: Chambers, Mark A. Code: 49557 Price: AU $59.99 Format: Hardback / 156 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 01/11/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Mark A. Chambers charts the history and output of Hawker Aircraft Ltd from Sopwith onwards, through the Harrier's development, production, flight testing and operational and combat history, and also considers its future replacement, the Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.
9781472822482

TSR2

Britain's Lost Cold War Strike Jet Author: Brookes, Andrew Code: 49523 Price: AU $32.99 Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 19/10/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The TSR2 is one of the greatest 'what-if' aircraft of the Cold War, whose cancellation still generates anger and controversy among aviation fans. It was a magnificent, cutting-edge aircraft, one of the most striking of the Cold War, but fell victim to cost overruns, overambitious requirements, and politics. Its scrapping marked the point when ......
9780750982504

The RAF at 100

A Century in Photographs Author: Mirrorpix Code: 49562 Price: AU $32.99 Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 02/10/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Celebrating a century of the world's oldest independent air force, The RAF at 100 showcases vivid and evocative images from the Mirrorpix archive that trace the story of the RAF from its earliest days through wartime and peacetime and into the modern age.
9781910809105

British

Jet Bombers Since 1949 Author: Buttler, Tony Code: 49758 Price: AU $33.61 (was AU $56.02) Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date: 29/09/2017 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This book, a natural companion to the author's earlier British Secret Projects: Jet Fighters Since 1950, chronicles the design and development of the British bomber since the end of World War II. Like fighters, many bomber projects were drawn by British aircraft manufacturing companies in times of potential or actual combat.
9781910690505

Wk275

The Restoration and Preservation of the Last Supermarine Swift F4 Author: Ellis, Guy Code: 49741 Price: AU $26.99 Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: GRUB Published date: 29/09/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Guy Ellis sets the scene of the importance of Britain's early jets, covers the development of the Swift, which puts WK275 in context, then traces the heritage of that aircraft, its operational life, how it was acquired and finally the full story of its restoration with a plethora of detailed photographs, drawings and publicity images.
9781445671086

Lancaster

Author: Wilson, Gordon A. A. Code: 47168 Price: AU $39.98 Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date: 15/03/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A stunning illustrated history of the most famous Second World War RAF bomber.
9781780226651

Trenchard: Father of the Royal Air Force

The Biography Author: Miller, Russell Code: 47425 Price: AU $24.99 Format: Paperback / 416 pages Publisher: WEIDENFELD & NICOLSON Published date: 09/03/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The definitive biography of the father of the Royal Air Force.
9781473866843

Camel Combat Ace

The Great War Flying Career of Edwin Swale CBE OBE DFC Author: Marsden, Barry M. Code: 47232 Price: AU $44.99 Format: Hardback / 100 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 28/02/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
An enthralling biography of an overlooked Great War hero.
9781902109510

On Atlas' Shoulders

RAF Transport Aircraft Projects Since 1945 Author: Gibson, Chris Code: 47359 Price: AU $59.90 Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: HIKOKI PUBLICATIONS Published date: 31/10/2016 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
* Latest book in highly successful series * Many unknown and previously classified projects * Illustrated with photographs, drawings and specially commissioned artwork
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