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 Complete History of BOACAuthor: Higham, RobinCode: 58869Price:AU $60.17Format: Paperback / 512 pages Publisher: BLOOMSBURY Published date:30/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
Between 1939 and 1946 BOAC (the British Overseas Airways Corporation) was the nationalised airline of Great Britain - and between 1946 and 1974 as such it exclusively operated all long-haul British flights. With its iconic 'Speedbird' logo and its central role in the glamorous 'jet age' of the 1950s and 1960s, BOAC achieved a near cult-status ......
A Collector's GuideAuthor: Piltz, HowardCode: 58879Price:AU $35.26Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:15/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
The author has combined his two greatest interests: Transport and Stamp Collecting and brought them together in this series of books looking at the way postage stamps have led him to increase his knowledge of our world via his interest in all forms of tra
International Flight Techniques and ProceduresAuthor: De Remer DaleCode: 57167Price:AU $54.15Format: PaperbackPublisher: AVIATION SUPPLIES & ACADEMICS Published date:10/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
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 ......
Author: Astral HorizonCode: 58177Price:AU $20.73Format: PaperbackPublisher: ASTRAL HORIZON AVIATION PRESS Published date:07/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
The Boeing 707 was America's first jetliner and almost single-handedly created the jet age. Astral Horizon Press have brought together the writing of aviation journalist, Charles Kennedy on the subject of this iconic flying machine from Pan Am to Iran's Saha Air with historical detail, creative flair and with some nail-biting mid-air drama en ......
A Lost Manuscript RediscoveredAuthor: Merriam, Frederick WarrenCode: 50363Price:AU $37.91Format: HardbackPublisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:19/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
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
The Story of Australian Pilots and Observers Who Trained with the UnitedStates Navy 1966-1968Author: Trevor Rieck, Jack McCaffrie and Jed HartCode: 58821Price:AU $34.99Format: Hardback / 286 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:01/02/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Flying from an aircraft carrier is one of the most difficult things to do in all of aviation. This is the story of a group of young Australians who joined the Royal Australian Navy to take up that challenge in the mid-1960s.
A History of Military, Aviation at Point CookAuthor: Campbell-Wright, SteveCode: 58820Price:AU $29.99Format: Hardback / 252 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:01/02/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Point Cook has helped to shape modern Australia. Near Melbourne on the shore of Port Phillip, it has been the location for a significant number of the country’s aviation ‘firsts’.
British Aviation Successes and Setbacks - 1945-1975Author: Reese, PeterCode: 58169Price:AU $41.49Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:20/01/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Exploring the successes and setbacks for the British aviation industry from 1945-1975
Up-To-Date FAA Regulations / Aeronautical Information ManualAuthor: Federal Aviation AdministrationCode: 57846Price:AU $29.10Format: Paperback / 1120 pages Publisher: SKY PONY PRESS Published date:15/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
All the information you need to operate safely in US airspace, fully updated. If you're an aviator or aviation enthusiast, you cannot be caught with an out-of-date edition of the FAR/AIM. In today's environment, there is no excuse for ignorance of the rules of the US airspace system. In the newest edition of the FAR/AIM, all regulations, ......
The Golden Age of Flying BoatsAuthor: Trautman, JamesCode: 57816Price:AU $49.95Format: Paperback / 280 pages Publisher: FIREFLY BOOKS LTD Published date:08/01/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Illustrated history of the golden age of flying boats between the wars, revised with new historical information, colour photographs and artwork.
The Golden Age 1900-1941Author: Hamilton-Paterson, JamesCode: 56421Price:AU $61.11Format: Hardback / 416 pages Publisher: HEAD OF ZEUS Published date:01/01/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
An illustrated celebration of the golden age of aircraft, cars and locomotives from 1900 to 1945.
The Life of Jack RichardsonAuthor: Richardson, NicholasCode: 58021Price:AU $49.11Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:25/12/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
'Autogiro Pioneer' is an account of the life of Jack Richardson (1899-1987), based on his memoirs, edited by his son. In the 1930s he worked for Juan de la Cierva, the inventor of the Autogiro. He was the first person to obtain a commercial pilot's licence as an Autogiro pilot, and later the first fully-trained helicopter pilot in the British ......
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:18/12/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
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 ......
A HistoryAuthor: Pattillo, Donald M.Code: 58148Price:AU $64.63Format: Paperback / 180 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:15/12/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2019
The industry known as "general aviation" - encompassing all flying outside of the military and commercial airlines - dates from the early days of powered flight. This book offers a history if this industry in America.
Author: Warzynkowski, MarcinCode: 57868Price:AU $35.36Format: Hardback / 96 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:28/11/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The story of French flying boats in the Polish Navy Air Force from 1918 to 1939, featuring 120 photographs and colour profiles showing Polish colours and markings.
The Rochester YearsAuthor: MacDougall, P.Code: 57047Price:AU $39.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:26/11/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
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.
A Fiftieth Anniversary Tribute to the Guild of Aviation ArtistsAuthor: Artists, Guild of AviationCode: 58120Price:AU $72.64Format: Hardback / 248 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:20/11/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Flight Through the Ages' was the title of the first annual exhibition of the Guild of Aviation Artists in 1971.
A life - and a love - of flyingAuthor: Roome, DavidCode: 57823Price:AU $25.52Format: Paperback / 200 pages Publisher: BOOK GUILD PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/11/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A first-hand account of life in the Royal Air Force during the Cold War.
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 ......
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 Remarkable Story of Sir Ross Smith and the 1919 England to AustraliaAuthor: Molkentin, MichaelCode: 58074Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 424 pages Publisher: ALLEN & UNWIN Published date:01/10/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
'He was courageous. He was ambitious. He was skilled. He was visionary. He could be ruthless. He was someone born of a new nation. But he was of a time now long past. And yet in the language of a later generation it could be said he had the "right stuff" . . . Michael Molkentin captures [Ross Smith] brilliantly.' - Andy Thomas, NASA Astronaut ......
Author: Browntrout PublishersCode: 55794Price:AU $5.98(was
AU $19.95)Format: CalendarPublisher: BROWNTROUT PUBLISHERS Published date:15/09/2019Availability:Sold Out
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 ......
True Stories from Shackleton Operators Based OverseasAuthor: Bond, SteveCode: 58106Price:AU $49.11Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: GRUB STREET Published date:02/09/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The follow-up to Volume One focuses on Shackleton operations overseas. Steve Bond has garnered another exceptional group of Shack operators who delight in giving the reader their tales of derring-do. Another one for the Boys' kitbag!
Yesterday, Today and TomorrowAuthor: Gallop, AlanCode: 57091Price:AU $50.93Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:26/08/2019Availability: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.
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. ......
A Very British Love StoryAuthor: Nichol, JohnCode: 56730Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 464 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD Published date:30/06/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
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.