Author: Karnas, DariuszCode: 59367Price:AU $19.95Format: Paperback / 12 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:28/10/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Twelve fold-out large-format (650 x 297 mm) plans for 1/48 scale aero modellers of the variants of the Russian/Soviet multi-purpose military helicopter.
Author: Fojtik, JakubCode: 55295Price:AU $57.99Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:19/10/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Illustrated history of the Soviet era multipurpose military helicopter and its variants, featuring many previously unpublished photographs and artwork.
All modelsAuthor: Robinson, ClaireCode: 57082Price:AU $49.95Format: Hardback / 300 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:12/10/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
A unique behind-the-scenes insight into the UK air ambulance services, the different models for their structure, how they are funded, organised and run, the helicopters used and the roles of crew members and support staff, with case studies of typical missions undertaken. A donation from each copy sold will be made to the Air Ambulances UK ......
The Early Days of Helicopter OperationsAuthor: David, Taylor,Code: 56798Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 248 pages Published date:05/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
There have been many books written about operations during the Indonesian Confrontation and the enormous contribution made by the helicopter squadrons to the successful outcome of hostilities, but almost nothing of a similar nature concerning the Malayan Emergency - until now.
A Gyronauts TaleAuthor: Jennings, ShirleyCode: 56551Price:AU $18.69Format: Paperback / 270 pages Publisher: SILVERWOOD BOOKS LTD Published date:15/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
True Tales from Operators of Military and Civilian RotorcraftAuthor: Pike, RichardCode: 51533Price:AU $54.99Format: Hardback / 184 pages Publisher: GRUB Published date:01/08/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
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.
Life, Death and HelicoptersAuthor: Greenberg, DaveCode: 49579Price:AU $35.00Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE NEW ZEALAND LTD Published date:02/10/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Stories from a life spent in the emergency services - true tales of rescue and adventure.When Dave Greenberg was just 13 years old, he saved a life for the first time, using CPR. He already knew that he wanted to spend his life helping others in times of crisis, and that harrowing event on a city footpath only confirmed this desire. He went on to ......
From Design to Front LineAuthor: Pittman, RichCode: 49439Price:AU $30.54Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:15/09/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
As one of the most iconic helicopters of all time reaches thirty, Rich Pittman offers a richly illustrated look back at a vehicle that remains popular with armed services and aviation enthusiasts around the world. The helicopter used to be designated the EH101 and is now the AW101.
Kamov's Hokum Attack Helicopter Story 1977-2015Author: Mladenov, AlexanderCode: 47369Price:AU $75.00Format: UndefinedPublisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:15/10/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The Kamov Ka-50 (NATO codename Hokum) was developed as a new-generation heavily-armoured attack helicopter - originally conceived as a one-to-one replacement of the Mi-24 Hind. The programme was launched at the Moscow-based Kamov Experimental Design Bureau in the late 1970s. The concept - promoted by the then young and inventive head of Kamov, ......
Product BrochuresAuthor: Minnick, WendellCode: 46255Price:AU $31.35Format: Paperback / 98 pages Publisher: CREATESPACE Published date:12/08/2016Availability:Please contact us for availability
This volume is a collection of product brochures collected at airshows and defense exhibitions around Asia. The brochures will provide the researcher with primary source material on Chinese helicopters, including both civilian and military applications. This volume includes a list of acronyms and an index. The following helicopters are profiled: ......
Author: 9781534923546Code: 40276Price:AU $62.78Format: Paperback / 198 pages Publisher: CREATESPACE Published date:02/07/2016Availability:Please contact us for availability
One problem with helicoptering is that there are virtually no flying clubs, at least of the sort that exist for fixed wing, so pilots get very little chance to swap stories, unless they meet in a muddy field somewhere, waiting for their passengers. As a result, the same mistakes are being made and the same lessons learnt separately instead of ......
Author: Willmin, DarrenCode: 47798Price:AU $23.99(was
AU $39.99)Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:19/05/2016Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A Pictorial review of the revolutionary Apache attack helicopter. The Apache is the primary attack helicopter in Europe and is mainly used by the British Army Air Corps. Darren Willmin, a keen aviation photographer captures the Apache through the lens at many prime locations including air shows and the British Army Air Corp training ground.
Author: Howard, LeeCode: 37123Price:AU $26.97(was
AU $44.95)Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:04/12/2014Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
An insight into the design, construction and operation of the Royal Navys classic search and rescue helicopter. For more than 25 years the Agusta Westland Sea King has been that most welcome of sights around the English coast, providing essential Search and Rescue (SAR) capabilities for those in peril both on land and at sea. The Royal Navy ......
Howard Hughes' Amazing Pioneering Helicopter ExploitsAuthor: Porter, Donald J.Code: 39814Price:AU $28.79(was
AU $47.99)Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/07/2014Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The first book to reveal how movie mogul Howard Hughes' aircraft division emerged from a hobby shop into an empire to be later sold for $490 million
Author: McNab, ChrisCode: 32377Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:20/06/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The RAFs rugged twin-rotor Chinook support helicopter has been involved in most of the UKs military operations stretching back to the Falklands Conflict, Northern Ireland and in both Gulf Wars, to peacekeeping in Bosnia, operations in Kosovo, the evacuation of Sierra Leone, and most recently its high profile missions in Afghanistan. Author ......
Featuring Over 80 Helicopters with 500 Historical and Modern PhotographsAuthor: Crosby, FrancisCode: 30847Price:AU $53.95Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: LORENZ BOOKS Published date:19/02/2013Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
Provides an illustrated overview of the military helicopter. This title begins with a detailed history, from the ideas of Leonardo da Vinci through to the tilt-rotor aircraft that have operated with coalition forces in Afghanistan. It contains an A-Z directory covering over 80 production military helicopters in detail.
Author: Don HarwardCode: 25782Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: GRUB Published date:01/07/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Publisher's Notes: Distant Thunder details the engrossing experiences of a helicopter pilot's tales of war told through letters that come straight from the heart. Often the author laboured well into the night after a mission still wearing the dusty flight suit which bore witness to the events he penned. Don Harward was torn between two worlds; ......
Author: Lee HowardCode: 24534Price:AU $109.95Format: Hardback / 400 pages Publisher: AIR-BRITAIN (HISTORIANS) Published date:01/07/2011Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Publisher's notes: Fleet Air Arm helicopters have seen action in Korea, Malaya, Suez, Borneo, Northern Ireland, the Falklands, Beirut, Turkey, Bosnia, Sierra Leone, Iraq and Afghanistan.They have provided vital Search and Rescue, humanitarian relief, counter-terrorist, counter-narcotic and anti-piracy roles both at home and abroad ever since ......
Author: Bill YenneCode: 23676Price:AU $59.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: DLS AUSTRALIA Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Publisher's Notes: Although primitive unmanned TV-guided airplanes were used in combat during World War II, it is only recently that these machines have matured into the most significant new method of aerial combat since the beginning of contemporary warfare. The fact that onboard human pilots are no longer needed for these aircraft to carry ......
Author: Ed MacyCode: 23120Price:AU $34.95Format: Paperback / 280 pages Publisher: HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Sold Out
Publisher's Notes: May 2006. Pilot Ed Macy arrives in Afghanistan with a contingent of Apache AH Mk1. It's the first operational tour for the deadly, difficult machines and confidence in the cripplingly expensive attack helicopter is low. It doesn't help that for their first month 'in action', Ed and his mates see little more than the back-end ......
Author: J BernsteinCode: 21695Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:01/01/2000Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
Publisher's notes: Bell's AH-1 Cobra was the first dedicated helicopter gunship to reach frontline service anywhere in the world. Developed as a private venture by the manufacturer, and based on the mechanicals of the ubiquitous UH-1 Huey, the Cobra proved a huge success once issued to the US Army in the field in the autumn of 1967. One of the ......
The Best Book to Come Out of VietnamAuthor: Mason, RobertCode: 51337Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 400 pages Published date:02/01/1984Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
As a child, Robert Mason dreamed of livitating. As a young man, he dreamed of flying helicopters - and the US Army gave him his chance. They sent him to Vietnam where, between August 1965 and July 1966, he flew more than 1,000 assault missions. In Chickenhawk, Robert Mason gives us a devastating bird's eye-view of that war in all it's horror, as ......