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9780764361388

Boeing 737

A Legends of Flight Illustrated History Author: Borgmann, Wolfgang Code: 60781 Price: AU $69.99 Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date: 28/07/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2021

The Boeing 737 is undoubtedly one of the best known of all passenger aircraft and has been built in greater numbers than any other commercial aircraft in the world. There are few airline passengers of the last decade who have not yet flown on one of these aircraft. More than 10,000 examples have been built in all its variants - an unbelievably ......

9780764361395

Airbus A300/310

A Legends of Flight Illustrated History Author: Borgmann, Wolfgang Code: 60780 Price: AU $69.99 Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date: 28/07/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

By producing the A300 - the first twin-jet, wide-body airliner in the world - the European Airbus consortium succeeded in joining the league of leading aircraft makers. The path was both rocky and exciting. Filled with detailed text, including historical, technological, and flight information, as well as colorful photos, this volume provides a ......

9780764361371

McDonnell Douglas DC-10/MD-11

A Legends of Flight Illustrated History Author: Borgmann, Wolfgang Code: 60779 Price: AU $76.99 Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date: 28/07/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2021

The McDonnell Douglas DC-10 three-engine jet is one of the most distinctive wide-bodied aircraft and since the early 1970s has been operated by many airlines on medium- and long-distance routes throughout the world. Successfully flying passenger service for over 40 years, the DC-10 currently still flies for FedEx in an airfreight delivery role. ......

9781785217227

McDonnell Douglas DC-10

1970 to date (all models and variants) Author: Kennedy, Charles Code: 60399 Price: AU $57.99 Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date: 24/07/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2021

The DC-10 was a three-engine wide-body jetliner created by McDonnell Douglas, born from a lineage that included the most popular and important propliners of all time, including the DC-3 Dakota and the DC-8 jet (Douglas answer to the Boeing 707). It entered service in 1971 and was supposed to be a smash hit, but a series of accidents that were a ......

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The Future of Air Power

Author: Brown, Neville Code: 60573 Price: AU $221.00 Format: Hardback / 324 pages Publisher: ROUTLEDGE Published date: 01/07/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2021
Air power has been one of the key elements in modern warfare. This book, first published in 1986, analyses the likely changes to this key role as military technology and strategic thinking evolve. It begins with the history and present status of air power and assesses technical developments, and then discusses the character of future warfare, and ......
9781910809426

Britain's Aircraft Industry

Triumphs and Tragedies Since 1909 Author: Ellis, Ken Code: 59041 Price: AU $65.00 Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date: 30/06/2021 Availability: Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
Britain established the world's first aircraft factory in 1909 after the Short brothers met up with the American Wright brothers and struck a deal. The industry expanded rapidly to rise to the challenge of World War One with such thoroughbreds as the Camel and the SE.5. The post-conflict slump proved to be difficult but classics such as the Moths, ......
9781911658528

Boeing 747

50 Years of an Aviation icon Author: Bauernfeind, Ingo Code: 60774 Price: AU $34.99 Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date: 28/06/2021 Availability: Please contact us for availability

Lavishly illustrated and meticulously researched, aviation specialist Ingo Bauernfeinds new Boeing 747 history celebrates more than half a century of an enduring aviation icon that has changed commercial aviation since its maiden flight in 1969. With personal accounts written by former pilots and crew members, it covers the aircrafts early ......

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North American Aviation P-51D/K Mustang Rediscovered

Author: Peczkowski, Robert Code: 60252 Price: AU $49.99 Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 24/06/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2021
The 3rd revised & extended edition of the bestselling monograph which covers the design and development of the P-51D Mustang family, the main wartime production variant of this classic American fighter plane.
9781838860851

The History of Aviation

A Century of Powered Flight Day-by-Day Author: Winchester, Jim Code: 60796 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS Published date: 14/06/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

The dream of flight is as old as civilization itself. Examples from ancient Chinese and Greek literature and from Native and South American legend tell of flying warriors, priests and prisoners. Later, in the fifteenth century, Leonardo da Vinci drew more than 100 sketches related to human flight, designing a parachute, a hang glider and a ......

9781838434106

Straighten Up and Fly Right

Memoirs of a life in the air Author: Smith, Brian Code: 60816 Price: AU $24.99 Format: Paperback Published date: 07/06/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2021
9781526758866

Lockheed Constellation

A History Author: Simons, Graham Code: 60401 Price: AU $64.99 Format: Hardback / 256 pages Published date: 01/06/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2021

Clarence Kelly Johnsons design for the Lockheed Constellation, known affectionately as the Connie, produced one of the worlds most iconic airliners. Lockheed had been working on the L-044 Excalibur, a four-engine, pressurised airliner, since 1937. In 1939, Trans World Airlines, at the instigation of major stockholder Howard Hughes, requested a ......

9781951541002

Future Airports

Author: Rahim, Ali Code: 60125 Price: AU $59.99 Format: Paperback / 220 pages Published date: 12/05/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2021

Future Airports re-examines the relationship between the growth of capital and the history of New York City real estate by speculating that airports play a role in the citys financial success. What is the typology of a successful airport for the 21st Century? What role does the airport play in the context of rapid globalisation and ......

9781914059162

Flying Pantechnicons

The Story of the Assault Glider Trust Author: Jenkins, Tim Code: 60810 Price: AU $75.00 Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date: 01/05/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2021

Flying Pantechnicons is the fascinating story of a dedicated group of aviation enthusiasts ambition to restore a collection of aircraft associated with airborne forces including the manufacture of the only complete example of an Airspeed Horsa in the world. In the summer of 2000 the Midlands Branch of the Glider Pilot Regiment identified a ......

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365 Aircraft You Must Fly : The most sublime, weird, and outrageous

aircraft from the past 100+ years ... How many do you want to fly? Author: Dorr, Robert F. Code: 60220 Price: AU $32.00 Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: CRESTLINE BOOKS Published date: 01/05/2021 Availability: Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2021
In 365 Aircraft You Must Fly, aviation expert Robert F. Dorr profiles history's most important, fascinating, and famous aircraft ever made, both military and commercial, including many that were flown during World War II.
9780750994248

Classic Gatwick Jetliners

Author: Singfield, Tom Code: 60476 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 29/04/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
A glorious full colour celebration of the golden days of classic jetliners at London's second airport
9781911667131

Restoration Force : Grass Roots Preservation of Civilian and

Military Aircraft by Enthusiasts Worldwide Author: Hoffen, Gavin Code: 60792 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: GRUB STREET Published date: 14/04/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days

Walk into any of the myriad aircraft museums dotted across the world and you can appreciate the wonderfully restored and preserved exhibits on display. But what about the many gems lovingly brought back to life and hiding away in peoples garages, sheds, barns and gardens? With Gavin Hoffens book you become a privileged spectator into a ......

9781838008635

Lost Airline Colours of Asia

Author: Cartledge, Martyn Code: 60212 Price: AU $29.98 Format: Paperback Publisher: DESTINWORLD PUBLISHING LTD. Published date: 04/04/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Discover the lost airlines and liveries of airlines from across Asia in this photographic book aimed at aviation enthusiasts. Hundreds of pictures, along with airline histories and descriptions, from a well-known aviation journalist.
9780764360718

Antonov's Heavy Transports

From the An-22 to An-225, 1965 to the Present Author: Gordon, Yefim Code: 59868 Price: AU $90.40 Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 01/04/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days

This book charts the development and service history of the Antonov design bureaus heavy transport aircraft. In the late 1950s, the Antonov design bureau began developing the An-22 heavy military transport, intended to carry 50 tons. Powered by four 15,000 hp turboprops, it was the worlds heaviest transport when it first flew in February 1965. ......

9788366673199

Club 1/72 Aircraft Crawings

The Best Of Mariusz Lukasik Author: Lukasik, Mariusz Code: 60719 Price: AU $36.59 Format: Paperback / 124 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date: 20/03/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
List of planes whose drawings are in the book: Hanschel Hs 123, Arado Ar 196, Messerschmitt Bf 109 A-D, Messerschmitt Bf 109 E, Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-B, Messerschmitt Bf 109 T, Messerschmitt Bf 109 F, Me 262 Schwalbe, Dornier Do 17/Do215, Curtis P-40, P-51 Mustang, SBD Dauntless, Ki 43 Hayabusa, Saab J29 Tunnan. drawing sheets in 1/72 scale
9781781558133

The Fieseler Fi 156 Storch

The First STOL Aircraft Author: Forsgren, Jan Code: 60402 Price: AU $55.99 Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 18/03/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The innovative Fi 156 was the progenitor of today's STOL aircraft. Operated in large by the German Luftwaffe, it also saw service with more than 20 other air arms. Post-war, the Fi 156 continued in production in Czechoslovakia and France. Many were used in French Indochina. Today, the Fi 156 is a highly valued vintage aircraft.
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The Aircraft Book

The Definitive Visual History Author: DK Code: 60221 Price: AU $49.99 Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: DK Published date: 18/02/2021 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Take an action-packed flight through the history of aircraft and the intrepid pioneers who made a dream become reality.Featuring more than 800 of the greatest commercial and military aircraft ever made, this visual celebration of aeroplanes and aviation traces the history of flight over the past century.With examples of the latest aircraft from ......
9781633886223

Flight Failure

Investigating the Nuts and Bolts of Air Disasters and Aviation Safety Author: Porter, Donald J. and Goglia, John and Code: 59743 Price: AU $31.99 Format: Paperback / 216 pages Publisher: PROMETHEUS Published date: 01/01/2021 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A former aircraft engineer exposes the dangerous breakdown in airline safety due to lapses in maintenance and quality control. This book chronicles maintenance-related accidents caused by individual, corporate, or governmental negligence and brings the industry's current state of affairs into sharp focus. The author, a former aviation engineer, ......
9783958295766

Michel Comte: Aviator

Author: Comte, Michel Code: 56775 Price: AU $115.00 Format: Hardback / 308 pages Publisher: STEIDL VERLAG Published date: 24/12/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

 This book is a visual biography of the legendary Swiss aviation pioneer Alfred Comte (1895-1965). Combining historical photos and documents with texts by Comtes son (also Alfred) and grandson the photographer Michel Comte, the book is the first to comprehensively explore the aviators extraordinary life and achievements. Alfred ......

9781526760067

Vickers VC10 and Super VC10

Flight Craft 20 Author: Cole, Lance Code: 58978 Price: AU $47.99 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 03/12/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The VC10, designed and manufactured by the men who would make Concorde, first flew in June 1962. The design incorporated advanced engineering, new aerodynamics, and design features, to produce a swept, sculpted machine easily identifiable by its high T-tail design and rear-engine configuration.
9781781558058

British Special Projects

Flying Wings, Deltas and Tailless Designs Author: Rose, Bill Code: 60420 Price: AU $78.99 Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 12/11/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This book examines lesser known, frequently secret British projects for Flying wings, deltas and tailless aircraft undertaken for research or military purposes during the last century and also covers aircraft that were actually built and in some cases entered service. It also includes the superb looking Barnes Wallace supersonic swing-wing bomber.
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50 Aircraft That Changed the World

Author: Dick, Ron Code: 59397 Price: AU $24.95 Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: FIREFLY BOOKS LTD Published date: 01/11/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days

The flying machines that pushed the boundaries od aerospace development. In this book, the authors of the widely acclaimed Aviation Century series profile 50 of historys most influential aircraft, their pilots and designers. They begin with the Wright Brothers 1905 Flyer, then move on to the birth of aerial warfare in World War I, the ......

9781644250600

Air Carrier Operations 3/e

Author: Holt, Mark J Code: 60102 Price: AU $75.95 Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: AVIATION SUPPLIES & ACADEMICS Published date: 01/11/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days

Whether a Part 121 airline or a Part 135 charter operator, a company lives or dies by its compliance with the applicable Federal Aviation Regulations, or FARs (14 CFR). Air Carrier Operations introduces students of aviation to the significant Federal Aviation Regulations affecting airline operations. Students and professionals gain an ......

9781644250372

The Complete Private Pilot 13/e

Author: Gardner, Bob Code: 60100 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: AVIATION SUPPLIES & ACADEMICS Published date: 26/10/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days

The Complete Private Pilot is for anyone interested in pursuing and obtaining a Private Pilot, Sport Pilot or Recreational Pilot certificate. The author, a long-admired member of the aviation community, explains in a friendly, readable style and comprehensively covers all the details involved in the adventure of becoming a pilot and ......

9781715411435

Gone

Catastrophe in Paradise : A True Story Author: Oj Modjeska Code: 59857 Price: AU $20.49 Format: Paperback / 88 pages Published date: 10/10/2020 Availability: Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
9781529410525

How to Land a Plane

Author: Vanhoenacker, Mark Code: 59849 Price: AU $24.95 Format: Hardback / 64 pages Publisher: QUERCUS PUBLISHING PLC Published date: 10/10/2020 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days

Take a seat—the captain’s seat, that is—and relax. You’re about to land a Boeing 747.

The mystery of flight is magical; the reality, still more so—from the physics that keeps a 450-ton vehicle aloft, to the symphony of technology and teamwork that safely sets it down again. Take it from Mark ......

9781953048684

Airplane Stories and Histories

Author: Currey, Norman Code: 60310 Price: AU $17.99 Format: Paperback / 182 pages Published date: 09/10/2020 Availability: Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
NORMAN CURREY was born on the North Sea Coast in Scarborough, Yorkshire, in 1926. His first experience with aircraft was in the Air Training Corps from 1941 to 1943, and after high school he attended the de Havilland Aeronautical Technical School for four years at Harfield, a few miles north of London. After graduating, he worked as a stress ......
9781716601101

The Story of Flight

Extended edition, includes theory of flight Author: Holcombe, Colin Code: 59858 Price: AU $93.50 Format: Paperback / 368 pages Published date: 06/10/2020 Availability: Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
9781649304858

Aircraft Spotting Log Book : Plane Spotter Enthusiasts - Flight Path -

Airports - Pilots - Flight Attendants Author: Larson, Patricia Code: 60270 Price: AU $29.99 Format: Paperback / 104 pages Published date: 05/10/2020 Availability: Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
This unique Aircraft Spotting Log Book is a great way to keep track of your plane watching hobby. If you're an avid plane spotter and want to track aircrafts for personal use or as a professional, this is a must-have
9781098035235

The Presidential Plane

50th Anniversary Edition Author: Christian Faith Publishing Code: 59854 Price: AU $24.95 Format: Paperback / 100 pages Published date: 03/10/2020 Availability: Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.

A pictorial history of aircraft used by our presidents, and of the units serving them.

For three decades, the White House has been sprouting wings. Six Presidential planes classed "Official" and some others too colorful to be ignored, have shared an exciting part not only in history in the making, but in history in ......

9781664120150

The Flight Log of a CFI

Author: Tomislav Tolj Egui Code: 59856 Price: AU $72.55 Format: Paperback / 204 pages Publisher: XLIBRIS Published date: 25/09/2020 Availability: Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
9781716557101

An American Glider Pilot's Story

Author: Ammerman, Gale R Code: 60245 Price: AU $24.08 Format: Paperback / 242 pages Published date: 25/09/2020 Availability: Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
This is the story of one American glider pilot in World War II. After enlisting in the Army in May 1941, Gale went through basic training and airplane mechanic instruction. In 1942 he volunteered for glider pilot training, going to South Plains Army Flying School, Lubbock, Texas, and later Bowman Field, receiving ground combat training since ......
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