Author: Tremayne, DavidCode: 47774Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 168 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:31/12/2020Availability:Sold Out
The Bluebird K7 is the turbojet-powered hydroplane with which Donald
Campbell set seven World Water Speed records in 1950s and 60s. Campbell
lost his life in the much-modified K7 on 4 January 1967 on Coniston Water
during an attempt to raise the record above 300mph. Both K7 and Campbell’s
body remained at the bottom ......
The kites, gliders, and aircraft that launched the "Air Age"Author: Hallion, Richard P.Code: 57621Price:AU $28.50Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:26/12/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2019
Orville and Wilbur Wright, two bicycle-making brothers from Dayton, Ohio, secured their place as the most famous names in aviation history when, on December 17, 1903, they made the first powered, controlled, and sustained heavier-than-air flight. But their success over the cold and windswept Carolina dunes that day has overshadowed their many ......
International Flight Techniques and ProceduresAuthor: De Remer DaleCode: 57167Price:AU $54.15Format: PaperbackPublisher: AVIATION SUPPLIES & ACADEMICS Published date:01/12/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2019
This Third Edition of "Global Navigation for Pilots: International Flight Techniques and Procedures" is written and updated by Dale DeRemer, Ph.D. and Gary Ullrich, and serves as the continuation of what has been the definitive textbook on the subject since 1993. Covers long-range and trans-oceanic navigation techniques and procedures, and ......
2019Author: Sandham-Bailey, ChrisCode: 57103Price:AU $14.24Format: Spiral bound / 132 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:23/10/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2019
This full colour profiles bookazine covers the golden age of fixed wing carrier aviation from the last of the piston fighters, the Hawker Sea Fury which fought jets in Korea, to the Sea Harrier which defended the fleet against great odds during the Falklands War.
A Lost Manuscript RediscoveredAuthor: Merriam, Frederick WarrenCode: 50363Price:AU $37.91Format: HardbackPublisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:19/10/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2019
Author was one of the UK s early aviation pioneers. As manager and chief instructor of the Bristol Flying School at Brooklands, he had many pupils who subsequently became famous
16-MonthAuthor: Avonside Publishing Ltd.Code: 55808Price:AU $21.95Format: Calendar / 13 pages Publisher: AVONSIDE Published date:15/10/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Spitfires calendar for 2020 is perfect for all aviators or WWII enthusiasts. These incredible planes draw in crowds with their legendary silhouettes and will make for a historical addition to your home! The calendar features a 4-month overview at the beginning and includes 13 full colour images. The monthly photographs are accompanied by a ......
A Personal History of Homebuilt AircraftAuthor: Bjorkman, Eileen A.Code: 57140Price:AU $35.56Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON PRESS Published date:12/10/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2019
On July 25, 2010, Arnold Ebneter flew across the country in a plane he designed and built himself, setting an aviation world record for aircraft of its class. He was eighty-two at the time and the flight represented the culmination of a dream he'd cultivated since his childhood in the 1930s. Eileen Bjorkman - herself a pilot and aeronautical ......
Author: Browntrout PublishersCode: 55794Price:AU $19.95Format: CalendarPublisher: BROWNTROUT PUBLISHERS Published date:15/09/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Mankind has flown in airplanes for over a hundred years, yet the grace and power of these beautiful machines never cease to amaze. Invariably, your imagination soars as you fly above beautiful landscapes and into billowing clouds. Classic airplane lovers are sure to appreciate this exquisite square wall calendar featuring breathtaking aerial ......
Pass Your Test and Know What is Essential to Become a Safe, CompetentPilot from the Most Trusted Source in Aviation TrainingAuthor: Asa Test Prep BoardCode: 57132Price:AU $38.65Format: Paperback / 344 pages Publisher: AVIATION SUPPLIES & ACADEMICS Published date:12/09/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2019
Applicants studying for the Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) Knowledge Exams will find samples of every question in the Federal Aviation Administration exam database along with their answers and explanations in this guide..
All modelsAuthor: Robinson, ClaireCode: 57082Price:AU $46.83Format: Hardback / 300 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:27/08/2019Availability: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 Rochester YearsAuthor: MacDougall, P.Code: 57047Price:AU $39.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:18/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The story of Short Brothers at Rochester, a period of time when the company designed and manufactured their Stirling bomber and Sunderland flying boat. It was at Rochester that Shorts also specialised in the building of large passenger-carrying flying boats, these used by Imperial Airways to establish regular long-distance over water air routes.
From jet fighter pilot to airline captainAuthor: Enright, TomCode: 56774Price:AU $36.99Format: PaperbackPublisher: HARPER COLLINS NZ Published date:17/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
A New Zealand squadron leader, flying-boat captain and airliner pilot on a life of aerial adventure Planes were rarely seen above the small Central Otago sheep-farming town of Ranfurly in the 1940s. Yet as a young boy, Tom Enright had a fascination with the skies that quickly developed into a longing to become a pilot. He joined the RNZAF as an ......
How to Incorporate Human Factors into the FieldAuthor: Sanchez-Alarcos, JoseCode: 56888Price:AU $226.11Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: CRC PRESS INC Published date:11/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Air safety is right now at a point where the chances of being killed in an aviation accident are far lower than the chances to winning a jackpot in any of the major lotteries. However, keeping or improving that performance level requires a critical analysis of some events that, despite scarce, point to structural failures in the learning process. ......
Yesterday, Today and TomorrowAuthor: Gallop, AlanCode: 57091Price:AU $50.93Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:11/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Heathrow is by far the UK's largest and most important airport. This is a highly readable account of the history and expansion of the airport.
A Very British Love StoryAuthor: Nichol, JohnCode: 56730Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 464 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD Published date:30/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Spitfire: A remarkable aircraft flown by very brave men. This is their story.
A Secret History of the Space RocketAuthor: MacDonald, FraserCode: 56142Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: PROFILE BOOKS LTD Published date:23/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
ESCAPE FROM EARTH is the untold story of the engineers, dreamers and rebels who started the American space programme. In particular, it is the story of Frank Malina, founder of what became Nasas Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the scientist who cracked the, as he called it, problem of escape from the Earth by rocket. Its a wild ride. Jack ......
A month-by-month guide to commercial aircraft maiden flightsAuthor: Cartledge, MartynCode: 56792Price:AU $30.54Format: PaperbackPublisher: DESTINWORLD PUBLISHING LTD. Published date:23/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This comprehensive reference manual charts many of the world's most important airliners and commercial aircraft through their first flights. With each you'll learn important facts about the aircraft's development history, the airlines that flew it, and its vital statistics.
Author: Hale, JulianCode: 56787Price:AU $16.28Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: SHIRE Published date:14/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Amy Johnson and Amelia Earhart may be the most famous trailblazing women within the world of early aviation, but there were many others. From the Wright brothers' sister Katherine, who was awarded the Legion d'honneur, to Mary, Lady Heath, the first woman to pilot a light aircraft from South Africa to England, the history of aviation is peppered ......
The Flight of Alcock and BrownAuthor: McGann, OisinCode: 56764Price:AU $16.28Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: O'BRIEN PRESS LTD Published date:10/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
As the First World War comes to an end, teams of pilots and navigators gather in Newfoundland. The challenge: to be the first to fly non-stop across the Atlantic Ocean.
Alcock and Brown's Record-Breaking Non-Stop FlightAuthor: Vigar, BruceCode: 56728Price:AU $40.72Format: Hardback / 232 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:10/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Based on the graphic, contemporaneous accounts and reports of those involved in the attempts to be first across the Atlantic.
Entrepreneurs of the SkyAuthor: Abbott, MalcolmCode: 56701Price:AU $234.26Format: Hardback / 10 pages Publisher: ROUTLEDGE Published date:10/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Early Development of the Aviation Industry: Entrepreneurs of the Sky provides an introduction to the world of the early aviation industry and the business endeavours of the original aviators. Many of the first pioneers who flew heavier-than-air planes went on to develop considerable industrial concerns. In doing so they exhibited a number ......
and the Band of American Aces Who Conquered ItAuthor: Hampton, DanCode: 56751Price:AU $26.32Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: WILLIAM MORROW Published date:04/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
At the dawn of the Cold War, a band of World War II aces gathered in the Mojave Desert on a top secret quest to break the sound barrier. The true story of what happened in those skies has never been told. Speed. In 1947, it represented the difference between victory and annihilation. After Hiroshima, the ability to deliver a nuclear device to ......
Should Be HereAuthor: Lingyang, PingCode: 56663Price:AU $26.46Format: Paperback / 306 pages Publisher: MEMOIRS PUBLISHING Published date:28/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
The disappearance of Flight MH370 on the night of March 8 2014 remains one of the greatest mysteries in aviation, as well as a terrible tragedy with the loss of 239 people. Despite a multi-million-dollar hunt using resources from several countries and state-of-the-art exploration technology, the aircraft has still not been located. The author of ......
The Reinvention of SpaceflightAuthor: Pappalardo, JoeCode: 56946Price:AU $26.34Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:26/05/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
"For anyone obsessed with how spaceflight grew into what it is today, this book is a must-have." -Popular Mechanics
Author: Falcus, MattCode: 56662Price:AU $30.54Format: PaperbackPublisher: DESTINWORLD PUBLISHING LTD. Published date:26/05/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Delivers tips for aviation enthusiasts on all the main airports and major airfields in countries such as Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Poland, Spain, the UK and Scandinavia. Learn where to watch aircraft, take photographs, which hotels are good for spotting, and what kind of aircraft and airlines you're likely to see.
The Untold Story of Automation and QF72Author: Sullivan, KevinCode: 56743Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 336 pages Publisher: ABC BOOKS Published date:21/05/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
A gripping account of how a major air disaster was averted, by the captain and former Top Gun pilot Instinctively, I release my pressure on the sidestick. Out of my subconscious, a survival technique from a previous life emerges: Neutralise! I'm not in control so I must neutralise controls. I never imagined I'd use this part of my military ......
Flying the World in the 1980sAuthor: Ryan, GretchenCode: 56700Price:AU $20.35Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:10/05/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A funny, entertaining and frank account of life as an air hostess in the debauched days of the 1980s
Author: Gross, FrancoisCode: 56434Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:09/05/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
From the day when a machine made it possible to challenge Earths gravitational force, aeronautics and later astronautics have fascinated humanity. This book features classic and little-known photographs of the planes that have marked the history of the skys conquest, of the 20th-centurys military conflicts, and the development of commercial air ......
Author: Wright, AllanCode: 56671Price:AU $24.95Format: Paperback / 450 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:30/04/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The new 2019 edition of this best-selling annual publication builds on the long history and heritage of the title. First published in 1950, this is remarkably the 70th edition of Civil Aircraft Markings.
Author: Bowen, John (Associate Professor and Chair of the DepartmentCode: 56016Price:AU $147.95Format: Paperback / 279 pages Publisher: ELSEVIER Published date:25/04/2019Availability:Please contact us for availability
Low-Cost Airline Carriers in Emerging Countries traces the development of low-cost carriers (LCCs) in Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa, examining airlines that have become significant players in their home markets but little known at a global scale. The book maps the geography of the LCC phenomenon, explaining the starkly varying ......