Author: Ammonite PressCode: 60656Price:AU $21.98Format: Hardback / 96 pages Publisher: AMMONITE PRESS Published date:07/06/2021Availability:Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
Boeing's B-17E through B-17H in World War IIAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 60299Price:AU $29.99Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/05/2021Availability:Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
The Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress is one of the most iconic aircraft in aviation history. Through a broad range of photos gathered from around the world, this book - the second of two volumes - chronicles the design, development, and wartime use of the late models of the Flying Fortress, from the first truly combat-capable model, the B-17E, to the ......
Douglas's "Spad" in Korea and VietnamAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 60298Price:AU $29.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/05/2021Availability:Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
Design work on the Skyraider began at the behest of the US Navy late in WWII. Production began in 1946, and the type made its combat debut in the hands of naval aviators during the Korean War. In the following years, the rugged airframe and powerful engine meant that the type could be adapted into ever-expanding roles of attack, reconnaissance, ......
Convair's Cold War Mach 2 BomberAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 60300Price:AU $29.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/05/2021Availability:Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
The Convair B-58 Hustler, with its distinctive delta wing shape, would become the world's first supersonic bomber, and the first aircraft to fly to Mach 2. With development beginning in 1949, the B-58, which could not carry conventional weapons, would become part of the US nuclear arsenal during the height of the Cold War. Although these bombers ......
The Real StoryAuthor: Pedersen, DanCode: 59169Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date:17/04/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
When American fighter jets were being downed at an unprecedented rate during the Vietnam War, the U.S. Navy turned to a young lieutenant commander, Dan Pedersen, to figure out a way to reverse their dark fortune. On a shoestring budget and with little support, Pedersen picked eight of the finest pilots to help train a new generation to bend jets ......
Military Aircraft by Enthusiasts WorldwideAuthor: Hoffen, GavinCode: 60792Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: GRUB STREET Published date:14/04/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Walk into any of the myriad aircraft museums dotted across the world and you can appreciate the wonderfully restored and preserved exhibits on display. But what about the many gems lovingly brought back to life and hiding away in peoples garages, sheds, barns and gardens? With Gavin Hoffens book you become a privileged spectator into a ......
F-16a/B NetzAuthor: Dor, AmosCode: 60809Price:AU $120.00Format: Hardback / 240 pages Published date:09/04/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This second title of our a new series dedicated to the most important aircraft operated by the Israel Air Force illustrates a fighter that flew in Israel from 1980 until 2016, taking part to some of the most famous action carried out by the Chel HaAvir. The book, which collect also unpublished photos, and information, is divided into several ......
Western Front Fighter Engine DevelopmentAuthor: Douglas, CalumCode: 60686Price:AU $99.00Format: Hardback / 480 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:01/04/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The piston engines that powered Second World War fighters, the men who designed them, and the secret intelligence work carried out by both Britain and Germany would determine the outcome of the first global air war. Advanced jet engines may have been in development but every militarily significant air battle was fought by piston-engined fighters.
Allied Medium Bombers: Douglas A-20 Havoc Series Southwest PacificAuthor: Claringbould, MichaelCode: 60581Price:AU $34.95Format: Paperback / 100 pages Published date:30/03/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Pacific Profiles Volume Three illustrates, by squadron, USAAF Fifth Air Force and RAAF Douglas A-20 series medium bombers operating in New Guinea from July 1942 to the end of 1944.
A Fighter Pilot's World War IIAuthor: Richardson, RobertCode: 60849Price:AU $38.99Format: Paperback / 408 pages Publisher: STACKPOLE BOOKS Published date:30/03/2021Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Knepper's story is the story-in-microcosm of thousands of American fighter pilots in World War II.
In CombatAuthor: Salvador Mafe HuertasCode: 60804Price:AU $65.00Format: Paperback / 68 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date:25/03/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Author: Bear, KarolyCode: 60800Price:AU $42.50Format: PaperbackPublisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date:25/03/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
In February 1938, the United States Navy opened a competition for a new fighter. Its maximum speed and operational ceiling were to exceed all the machines that the American aviation had at the time. Among others, the Chance Vought company entered the competition. The Corsair was designed by a team of engineers led by Rex Beisel, the companys ......
The Best Of Mariusz LukasikAuthor: Lukasik, MariuszCode: 60719Price:AU $36.59Format: Paperback / 124 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date:20/03/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
List of planes whose drawings are in the book: Hanschel Hs 123, Arado Ar 196, Messerschmitt Bf 109 A-D, Messerschmitt Bf 109 E, Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-B, Messerschmitt Bf 109 T, Messerschmitt Bf 109 F, Me 262 Schwalbe, Dornier Do 17/Do215, Curtis P-40, P-51 Mustang, SBD Dauntless, Ki 43 Hayabusa, Saab J29 Tunnan. drawing sheets in 1/72 scale
3-Volume SetAuthor: Clark, Dr. ChrisCode: 60692Price:AU $69.99Format: Paperback / 2034 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:16/03/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
This three-book box set brings together the three official histories produced by the Royal Australian Air Force since 1991, covering three distinct periods of its history since its inception in 1921. The first of these titles, The Third Brother, was written by Dr Chris Clark and originally published in 1991. It explores the story of the RAAF in ......
Sabres, MiGs and MeteorsAuthor: Napier, MichaelCode: 60473Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:10/03/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
From acclaimed aviation historian Michael Napier, this is a highly illustrated survey of the air war over Korea.
Force Ace of AcesAuthor: Even-Epstein, BG GioraCode: 59250Price:AU $54.99Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: GRUB STREET Published date:01/03/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
For more than thirty years, Giora Even-Epstein flew fighters for the Israel Air Force, achieving recognition as a highly skilled military aviator and the highest-scoring jet-mounted ace with the most number of confirmed victories in the French Mirage.
Leading the Legendary RAF Flying Display TeamsAuthor: Mercer, BrianCode: 60645Price:AU $32.98Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:28/02/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
A Fascinating insight into the precision of display flying.
The Definitive Visual HistoryAuthor: DKCode: 60221Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: DK Published date:18/02/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Take an action-packed flight through the history of aircraft and the intrepid pioneers who made a dream become reality.Featuring more than 800 of the greatest commercial and military aircraft ever made, this visual celebration of aeroplanes and aviation traces the history of flight over the past century.With examples of the latest aircraft from ......
Combat AircraftAuthor: de Jong, PeterCode: 60164Price:AU $29.98Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:08/02/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
A detailed study of the attractive Arado Ar 196, one of the last fighting seaplanes. It was the standard seagoing aircraft for the German Kriegsmarine during World War II, providing the Luftwaffe with reach into the southern oceans.
Volume 2: The War in the Desert 1941-1942Author: Piet, van SchalkwykCode: 60705Price:AU $71.79Format: Paperback / 88 pages Published date:04/02/2021Availability:Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
After the conclusion of the East African Campaign, the participating SAAF fighter squadrons moved north to Egypt and Palestine for the Desert War, where they were joined by new and reformed squadrons. The squadrons eventually operated Hurricanes, Spitfire Mk. Vs, Tomahawks and Kittyhawks in this successfully completed campaign.
TopDraWingsAuthor: Rao, AnirudhCode: 60168Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 20 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date:31/01/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Yakovlev Yak-3 is considered one of the best World War 2 fighters, invariably praised by those who flew it in combat for its remarkable performance. The Germans also treated it with respect, which is perhaps best illustrated by Generalleutnant Walter Schwabedissen's remark: The Yak-3 was a tough nut to crack for our pilots. It outperformed our ......
B-2,B-2/N, C-3Author: Rys, MarekCode: 60167Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 20 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date:31/01/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
As the first functional jet engines became available, the RLM published a requirement for a reconnaissance aircraft capable of long-range patrols over Britain, all the way up to Scapa Flow. The task to build the machine was given to Arado, who put Rudiger Kosin in charge of the design team. The initial E370 project was gradually tweaked and ......
Author: Rys, MarekCode: 60706Price:AU $41.69Format: Paperback / 20 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date:28/01/2021Availability:Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
Covers the first ever "flying wing" jet, built at the very end of World War II in the German Gotha factory.
Japanese Army Bombers, Transports & Miscellaneous New Guinea & the SolomAuthor: Claringbould, MichaelCode: 60580Price:AU $34.95Format: Paperback / 100 pages Published date:28/01/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Pacific Profiles Volume Two illustrates, by unit, Japanese Army Air Force (JAAF) bomber and other supporting aircraft types operating in New Guinea and the Solomons from December 1942 to April 1944.
Author: Holmes, TonyCode: 60203Price:AU $17.99Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:25/01/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
World War II saw pilots from around the world battling in the skies over Europe, Asia and Africa, with victory resting upon their nerve, skill and the capabilities of some of history's most iconic aircraft. In the chaos of battle, it was vital that they could quickly identify friend from foe. But do you know your Hurricane from your Bf 109, or ......
The Lockheed P-38Author: Blake, SteveCode: 59333Price:AU $65.00Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:14/01/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Lightning Strikes-The Lockheed P-38 is a comprehensive history of one of the most successful and versatile aircraft of the Second World War. The book covers its design, production and technical details as well as its service in every USAAF combat theatre, with foreign air forces and as postwar civilian aircraft-supplemented by detailed appendices.
The Fairey Deltas, Convair Century-series, and Avro 707Author: Buttler, TonyCode: 59870Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:03/12/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
At the dawn of the supersonic jet age, aircraft designers were forced to devise radical new planforms that suited the new power of the jet engine. One of the most successful was the delta wing. Although Gloster produced the delta wing Javelin, and Boulton Paul -its P.111 research aircraft - Fairey and Avro were the champions of the delta in ......
5 Personal Account of Ten Weeks of War, April-June 1942Author: Barnham, DenisCode: 57881Price:AU $36.99Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:20/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The story of the grim air battle to save Malta, waged in part with only a few battle-scarred Spitfires.
YB-40 Flying Fortress and XB-41 Liberator Bomber EscortsAuthor: Wolf, Dr WilliamCode: 60143Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:18/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The XB-40 and XB-41 were secret, little-known experimental modifications of the B-17F and B-24D, respectively, into heavily-armed bomber gunships sometimes referred to as "bomber escorters". They were developed during early World War II in response to the lack of a USAAF long-range fighter aircraft able to escort and protect regular B-17 ......
Author: Chorlton, MartinCode: 59871Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:13/11/2020Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
With its roots dating back to the late 1940s in the de Havilland Comet airliner, the Nimrod already had pedigree when it first appeared in the late 1960s in place of the Shackleton in the Maritime Reconnaissance role. Fewer than fifty were built for the RAF, the type being steadily upgraded throughout its career right up to its retirement in ......
Living and Dying with the CorsairAuthor: Hillier-Graves, TimCode: 59748Price:AU $54.95Format: Hardback / 214 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:13/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
"Despite everything I felt very lucky to have flown Corsairs, they were the best you know even though it took me sometime to realise this when so many friends died flying them." (Colin Facer, Corsair pilot, HMS Illustrious) The Vought-Sikorsky Corsair was one of the most potent fighters of the Second World War. It was also one of the most ......
Famous Russian AircraftAuthor: Gordon, YefimCode: 59246Price:AU $115.00Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:12/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
As early as 1965, when the MiG-25 interceptor was in the midst of its test programme, the Mikoyan Design Bureau started work on an even more capable two-seat interceptor meant to provide adequate protection for the huge expanses of Siberia and the Soviet Far East.
All marks and modelsAuthor: Baker, DavidCode: 56413Price:AU $50.93Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:05/11/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
1941-42Author: Stille, MarkCode: 59326Price:AU $27.95Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:03/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The striking power of the Imperial Japanese Navys carrier- based attack aircraft was established at Pearl Harbor, and the IJNs carrier- based torpedo and dive- bombers showed their prowess again at the Battle of Coral Sea when they sank the US Navy carrier USS Lexington and damaged the carrier USS Yorktown. Even at the disastrous Battle of ......
Author: Petrovic, OgnjanCode: 58848Price:AU $72.64Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:01/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The first of two volumes illustrating the camouflage and markings of the day fighters used by the Yugoslav Air Force from 1918 to 1941 on aircraft of British, German, Czech and French origin.