A Formidable PairAuthor: Birtles, PhilipCode: 52451Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Hawker Typhoon and later the Tempest both powered by the Napier Sabre engine, brought an increased combat capability to the RAF in WW2, to face the advanced designs coming into service with the Luftwaffe. It was not enough to match the German combat capabilities, as for success Britain had to exceed the performance of the enemy fighters.
Author: Calver, DenisCode: 37633Price:AU $24.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:05/11/2015Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The revolutionary British-designed Harrier or Jump Jet combat aircraft is capable of Vertical/Short Take-off and Landing (V/STOL). During the Falklands War in 1982 RAF and Fleet Air Arm Harriers and Sea Harriers flew in action against the invading Argentinean forces. RAF Harriers have also seen active service over Bosnia, in Desert Storm 1 and 2, ......
The Creation of Britain's Iconic Jet FighterAuthor: Buttler, TonyCode: 33093Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:01/08/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
This book covers in detail the design and development of the Hawker Hunter jet fighter from its inception in the late 1940s. A list of UK squadrons and users is included and a large number of photos and 3-view drawings are available, including models of unbuilt designs.
Author: Richard PikeCode: 32347Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: GRUB Published date:31/05/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
From the highly-successful author of Lightning Boys and Lightning Boys 2, Richard Pike, comes a welcome addition to the Boys series, Hunter Boys. A fascinating insight into the experiences and affections of those who flew the iconic Hawker Hunter. Fifteen aircrew relate their individual recollections of the highs and lows, the dramas and demands ......