True Stories by Crews of RAF's Lynchpin since 1967Author: Smith, ChrisCode: 57586Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: GRUB STREET Published date:30/07/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 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.
A German Perspective in Pictures and PostcardsAuthor: Marks, DavidCode: 57772Price:AU $42.99Format: Paperback / 168 pages Published date:07/10/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
An unusual perspective on the first Blitz, being seen from the German point of view.
An Illustrated History of LZ-129Author: Grossman, DanCode: 56691Price:AU $65.00Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:07/05/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
A wealth of research has gone into collating the definitive photographic record of Zeppelin Hindenburg
Zeppelin Raids and Anti-Airship Operations 1916-18Author: Powis, MickCode: 49819Price:AU $65.00Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:27/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Mick Powis describes the novel threat posed to the British war effort by the raids of German airships, or Zeppelins, and the struggle to develop effective defences against them. Despite their size and relatively slow speed, the Zeppelins were hard to locate and destroy at first. They could fly higher than existing fighters and the early raids ......
An Illustrated HistoryAuthor: Carradice, PhilCode: 38151Price:AU $23.99(was
AU $39.99)Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:14/11/2017Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
In the early 20th century the future of air travel seemed to lie with the giant airships of Count von Zeppelin. Zeppelins were used during the First World War and afterwards the 'Graf Zeppelin' and 'Hindenburg' were the height of elegance. The 'Hindenburg' disaster of 1937 proved to be the end of the giant airship as a commercial enterprise.
Owners Workshop ManualAuthor: Wicks, RobertCode: 49933Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:02/11/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Airbus A380 is the world's most recognised and most talked about airliner since the Boeing 747 and Concorde appeared in the skies in the late 1960s. Designed to challenge Boeing's monopoly in the large-aircraft market, it made its first flight in April 2005, entering commercial service two years later with Singapore Airlines.This jet has ......
Author: Ian CastleCode: 37983Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:30/10/2015Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
This book tells the story of Germanys strategic air offensive against Britain, and how it came to be neutralized. The first Zeppelin attack on London came in May 1915 - and with it came the birth of a new arena of warfare, the home front. German airships attempted to raid London on 26 separate occasions between May 1915 and October 1917, but only ......
Author: Malcolm FifeCode: 39745Price:AU $47.99(was
AU $79.99)Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:28/02/2015Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Numerous books have been written on airships, but few concentrate on their bases and infrastructure to support their operations. British Airship Bases of the Twentieth Century starts with documenting the primitive facilities from which the early machines flew in the years prior to the First World War. The outbreak of the First World War ......
Author: Richard Champion de CrespignyCode: 25682Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 368 pages Publisher: MACMILLAN DISTRIBUTN SERVICES Published date:01/07/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
On 4 November 2010, a flight from Singapore to Sydney came within a knife edge of being one of the world's worst air disasters. Shortly after leaving Changi Airport, an explosion shattered Engine 2 of Qantas flight QF32 – an Airbus A380, the largest and most advanced passenger plane ever built. Hundreds of pieces of shrapnel ripped through the ......
Author: ChevronCode: 24058Price:AU $34.95Format: DVD / 46 mins Publisher: CHEVRON MARKETING SERVICES Published date:01/07/2011Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Producer's notes: Released to celebrate 90 years of Qantas, the story of Qantas is a vivid and authentic account of the 90-year history of Australia's most enduring legend. Affectionately known as the world's most experienced airline the history of Qantas is one 90 years in the making. Qantas was conceived by Lieutenants Wilmot Hudson Fysh ......
Author: Mark WagnerCode: 22344Price:AU $49.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: ZENITH PRESS Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Sold Out
An incredibly detailed account of the development of the 787 Dreamliner, describing every stage of the evolution of the 787 with credit given to the sources of inspiration that led to the shape, the materials and other aspects of the design. Selection of the engine suppliers and the development of the Rolls-Royce and GE engines and their ......