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 ......
In RAF Coastal Command ServiceAuthor: Stitt, Robert M.Code: 48753Price:AU $57.95Format: Paperback / 260 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:05/09/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Rejected as a bomber by the RAF, the B-17 was used extensively as a long-range maritime reconnaissance aircraft by Coastal Command. This book tells the fascinating story of these operations, a vital but often overlooked part of the fight against the U-Boats. All the aircraft involved are listed, and the tedious but essential work of their crews ......
The Legacy SeriesAuthor: Foster, PeterCode: 51751Price:AU $40.00Format: Paperback / 120 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:28/07/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Pictorial history celebrating the early deriviatives of the powerful Hornets as they start to fall out of service
Owners' Workshop ManualAuthor: Kennedy, CharlesCode: 51713Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:09/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Built by Boeing Commercial Airplanes, the 707 narrow body jet airliner first flew in 1957 and entered revenue service with Pan American World Airways in 1958. Versions of the aircraft have a capacity from 140 to 219 passengers and a range of 2,500 to 5,750 nautical miles. Developed as Boeing's first jet airliner, the 707 is a swept-wing design ......
Boeing's F/A-18 A-D Hornets of the USN and USMCAuthor: Elward, BradCode: 49637Price:AU $29.32Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:30/10/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
This book is a concise, illustrated history of the US Navy and Marine Corps' most versatile jet strike fighter, the Boeing F/A-18 A-D Legacy Hornet. Presenting an historical perspective of the Legacy Hornet from its origins through today's use in the fleet, this edition explores the aircraft's various model upgrades and variants. The F/A-18 began ......
The Worlds JetlinerAuthor: Dornseif, DanielCode: 48809Price:AU $87.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:28/08/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
First launched in 1965, the Boeing 737, by many measures, is the most successful and long-standing jetliner in the history of aviation. This volume provides an in-depth look into the story of this extremely significant jetliner and the environment that has contributed to this amazing story. Many of the actual people who designed, marketed, and ......
Owners'Workshop ManualAuthor: Douglas, GraemeCode: 47648Price:AU $24.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:20/03/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Spearhead of the US 8th Air Forces daylight bomber offensive over Germany and north-west Europe in the Second World War, the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress has become one of the most famous and best-known bomber aircraft of all time. The B-17 is the latest classic aircraft to receive the Haynes Manual treatment, with French-owned and operated ......
Author: Bowman, Martin W.Code: 39890Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 168 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:31/07/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Founded in 1916 by William E. Boeing, a wealthy timber merchant, the mighty Boeing Company's 100-year history spans decades of rich achievement and technological development. Beginning with the manufacture of seaplanes, fighters and, from the 1930s onwards, huge bombers, Boeing pioneered innovative transports - gigantic airliners, missiles, ......
More Than a TankerAuthor: Hopkins, Robert S., IIICode: 40521Price:AU $69.95Format: Hardback / 360 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:30/06/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
* Fully updated and revised edition of a bestseller * Complete history of 80+ types, most by serial number * 300 original and new photographs * Newly declassified operational material * Renown author and former KC-135, EC-135, and RC-135 pilot
Warrior Queen of the USAFAuthor: Remak, JeanetteCode: 49065Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:17/12/2015Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The B-52 entered service in 1955 and lived through the Cold War, being on alert 24/7. It saw service in the Vietnam War and in the deserts of the Middle East in Operation Desert Storm. Of 744 that were built 85 of 'H' model still remain in service. 60 years of service, and many battle scars later, still the B-52 remains Queen of the skies of War.
Owners' Workshop ManualAuthor: Simon HowlettCode: 38012Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:04/12/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
An insight into the design, operation, maintenance and restoration of the USA's giant long-range heavy bomber The Boeing B-29 Superfortress has carved its name in history as the bomber aircraft that dropped the world's first ever H-bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945
1972 Onwards (All Marks)Author: Davies, SteveCode: 37097Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:06/11/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
An insight into operating, flying and maintaining the USAFs all-weather tactical jet fighter. Considered to be among the most successful of modern jet fighters with 104 aerial combat victories to its credit (with no losses) the McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle twin-engine all-weather tactical jet fighter entered service with the USAF in 1976 and is ......
and EA-18G Growler in AustraliaAuthor: Andrew McLaughlin, Tony Moclair and Juanita FranziCode: 33194Price:AU $39.95Format: UndefinedPublisher: PHANTOM MEDIA Published date:28/10/2014Availability:Sold Out
From the publisher of Australian Aviation and written by Australia’s leading military aviation writers comes Hornet Country, the story of the development and evolution of the Hornet fighter jet family and its service with the Royal Australian Air Force. Boeing’s F/A-18A/B Hornet, F/A-18F Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler are the foundations of ......
Author: Jo BeeckCode: 32485Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD Published date:30/07/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
With their pioneering designs, the Boeing Company has paved the way for the commercial aviation in its present form. In this Fact File edition, all civil aircraft are featured with all the relevant data and images.
Author: Vogel, Captain GibCode: 31230Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date:22/07/2013Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Since its first flight on 15 December 2009, the Boeing 787 'Dreamliner' has been the most sophisticated airliner in the world. This title gives a pilot's eye view of what it is like to fly this remarkable machine.
Author: Graeme DouglasCode: 26077Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/04/2013Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Consolidated B-24 Liberator was the Second World War's most numerous Allied heavy bomber and - at over 18,000 made - the most produced American military aircraft. It was operated by several Allied air forces (including the USAAF and the RAF) and navies, attaining a distinguished war record on operations in the Western European, Pacific, ......
Author: Steve DaviesCode: 26048Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/04/2013Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The eight-engine Boeing B-52 Stratofortress jet was the USA's first long-range, swept-wing heavy bomber. It began life as an intercontinental, high-altitude Cold War nuclear bomber. In this title, the author recalls its history, gets up close to look under the skin of B-52, and talks to the flight crews and maintainers of this legendary aircraft.
An Insight into Owning, Flying, and Maintaining the Iconic Jumbo JetAuthor: Wood, ChrisCode: 38984Price:AU $34.99Format: Hardback / 160 pages Published date:15/09/2012Availability:Please contact us for availability
"An insight into owning, flying, and maintaining the iconic jumbo jet."
An insight into owning, flying and maintining the iconic jumbo jetAuthor: Wood, ChrisCode: 25747Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:15/07/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
When the Boeing 747 first flew commercially in 1970 it ushered in a new era of affordable air travel. Often referred to by the nickname 'Jumbo Jet', the 747 was the world's first wide-body commercial airliner and its advent has proved to be one of the major milestones in aviation history. This manual deals with the 747-400 model.
Author: Graeme DouglasCode: 24017Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/07/2011Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Spearhead of the US 8th Air Force's daylight bomber offensive over Germany and north-west Europe in the Second World War, the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress has become one of the most famous and best-known bomber aircraft of all time. This title gives a full insight into owning, servicing and flying the USAAF's formidable Second World War bomber.
Author: Bill YenneCode: 23690Price:AU $49.95Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Publisher's Notes: In the early years of the twentieth century, William Edward Boeing summed up his new company’s mission: "To let no new improvement in flying and flying equipment pass us by." And sure enough, in the century since, nothing and no one has outflown Boeing. The Story of the Boeing Company, the tale of the plane-maker to the ......
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 ......
Author: Dominique BreffortCode: 21602Price:AU $84.95Format: Hardback / 212 pages Publisher: HISTOIRE & COLLECTIONS Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Available. Please contact us for availability details
Although the Boeing 707 is known worldwide as the aircraft that took civil aviation into the jet era, it is less well known that it was developed from the already successful KC-135 in-flight refuelling tanker. the two aircraft have very few parts in common, but do have common ancestry. this excellent book describes the development of both the KC ......
Author: J LakeCode: 21697Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 95 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:01/01/2000Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Publisher's notes: Designed to form the backbone of Strategic Air Command's nuclear deterrent, the B-52 performed vital Cold War service by standing ready to fly atomic strikes against the USSR, using a succession of ever more devastating weapons. In 1965, Stratofortresses were deployed to Southeast Asia, where they formed the backbone of the ......
Author: J LakeCode: 21740Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:01/01/2000Availability:Available. Please contact us for availability details
Publisher's notes: As the Cold War drew to an end in the late 1980s, the B-52's role began to change. Improved defences led to the adoption of new tactics and weapons, some of which would prove suitable for the new world order. While the B-52H remained committed to the nuclear strike role, older B-52Gs were increasingly pressed into service in ......