Australia: 02 8445 2351 $6.95 flat rate Australia wide
Sort by:
Refine
[ Reset filter ] Filter by Availability:
Page 1 of 6 (195 items) 2 3
View:
9788365958266

Yugoslav Fighter Colours 1918-1941

Author: Petrovic, Ognjan Code: 58032 Price: AU $78.57 Format: Hardback / 300 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 28/02/2021 Availability: Please contact us for availability
The camouflage and markings of the day fighters used by the Yugoslav Air Force from 1918 to 1941 are shown in many historical photographs and colour profiles.
9788366549234

Single 29: Yakovlev Yak-23

Author: Karnas, Dariusz Code: 60319 Price: AU $19.99 Format: Paperback / 24 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 28/01/2021 Availability: Please contact us for availability
A compilation for aero modellers of 4-view colour profiles, scale plans and photo details of the single variant of the Yakovlev Yak-23 with scale plans in 1/72 and 1/48 scales plus drawings from wartime technical manuals.
9781911658092

Secret Projects of the Luftwaffe - Vol 2

Bombers 1939 -1945 Author: Sharp, Dan Code: 57865 Price: AU $54.02 Format: Hardback Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date: 19/01/2021 Availability: Please contact us for availability
"Dozens of top secret bomber designs were drawn up by the Germans during the Second World War, including gigantic flying wings, sleek jet bombers, asymmetrical bombers with the cockpit and weapons turrets on the ends of their wings and even enormous carriers for single-seat suicide bombers."
9781910809358

Regia Aeronautica's Advanced Aircraft 1934-1943

Italian Secret Projects Author: Comelli, Marco Code: 57618 Price: AU $56.02 Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date: 01/12/2020 Availability: Please contact us for availability
In the years leading up to World War II, the Italian government encouraged its aviation companies to develop innovative aircraft to meet the needs of the pre-WW2 Italian air force, the Regia Aeronautica . This book examines the conception, development and sometimes the construction and testing of some of these aircraft.
9781526766748

Malta Spitfire Pilot

5 Personal Account of Ten Weeks of War, April-June 1942 Author: Barnham, Denis Code: 57881 Price: AU $36.99 Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date: 20/11/2020 Availability: Please contact us for availability
The story of the grim air battle to save Malta, waged in part with only a few battle-scarred Spitfires.
9781612009124

Widowmaker

Living and Dying with the Corsair Author: Hillier-Graves, Tim Code: 59748 Price: AU $54.95 Format: Hardback / 214 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date: 13/11/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability

"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 ......

9781911658245

Heinkel He 162

Secret Projects of the Luftwaffe Close Up 1 Author: Sharp, Dan Code: 58220 Price: AU $26.96 Format: Paperback Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date: 28/10/2020 Availability: Please contact us for availability
Dan Sharp analyses Germany's last-gasp WW2 Volksj ger jet fighter programme.
9781911621942

Halton Boys: True Tales from Pilots and Ground Crew Proud to be called

'Trenchard Brats' Author: Feast, Sean Code: 59996 Price: AU $69.99 Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: GRUB STREET Published date: 30/09/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability

The RAF Halton Apprenticeship Scheme has a deserved reputation for excellence. The brainchild of MRAF Hugh Trenchard, the founder of the Royal Air Force, it took the traditional idea of an apprenticeship and interpreted it in a novel way. It allowed teenage boys from any social background or geography to learn a technical trade that would equip ......

9781472840752

Vickers Wellington Units of Bomber Command

Author: Napier, Michael Code: 59328 Price: AU $32.99 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 23/09/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability

The Vickers Wellington was one of very few aircraft types to have been in production and frontline service throughout World War II, and more than 10,000 Wellingtons were built in the period. They took part in the first RAF bombing mission of the conflict when, on 4 September 1939, 14 examples from Nos 9 and 149 Sqns undertook a daring daylight ......

9781838950699

Spitfire

The Biography Author: Glancey, Jonathon Code: 59323 Price: AU $22.99 Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: ATLANTIS BOOKS Published date: 15/09/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability

It is difficult to overestimate the excitement that accompanied the birth of the Spitfire. An aircraft imbued with balletic grace and extraordinary versatility, it was powered by a piston engine and a propeller, yet came tantalisingly close to breaking the sound barrier. First flown in 1936, the Spitfire soon came to symbolise Britains defiance ......

9780764359699

SB2C Helldiver

Curtiss's Carrier-Based Dive Bomber in World War II Author: Doyle, David Code: 59157 Price: AU $44.99 Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 02/09/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
While initally labeled as a troublesome aircraft, the Curtiss SB2C Helldiver went on to be noted for striking more Japanese targets than any other US Navy dive bomber. Despite this, the Helldiver was to be the last of a long line of US Navy dive bombers. The development, production, and combat use of the many variations of the Helldiver are ......
9781472840912

P-47D Thunderbolt vs Ki-43-II Oscar

New Guinea 1943-44 Author: Claringsbould, Michael Code: 59327 Price: AU $32.99 Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 23/08/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability

Although New Guineas Thunderbolt pilots faced several different types of enemy aircraft in capricious tropical conditions, by far their most common adversary was the Nakajima Ki-43-II Hayabusa, codenamed Oscar by the Allies. These two opposing fighters were the products of two radically different design philosophies. The Thunderbolt was heavy, ......

9781472840677

F-102 Delta Dagger Units

Author: Davies, Peter E. Code: 58965 Price: AU $32.99 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 18/08/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
World War II saw the development of the heavy bomber as a decisive weapon which, in sufficient numbers, could overcome defensive fighters and guns and lay waste to strategic targets. The addition of nuclear weapons to the bomber's armament made it even more formidable, and by the late 1940s, US planners saw the growth of a Soviet nuclear-armed ......
9781781557631

De Havilland and Hatfield 1936-1993

Author: Birtles, Philip Code: 59005 Price: AU $44.99 Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 16/08/2020 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
At Hatfield Aerodrome de Havilland created the WW2 Mosquito, the first multi role combat aircraft. De Havilland companies pioneered turbojet development, leading to the Comet, the world's first commercial jet airliner. De Havilland developed guided missiles and the Blue Streak rocket. The DH 108 was the first aircraft exceed Mach 1 outside the ......
9781911658085

Secret Projects of the Luftwaffe - Vol 1

Jet Fighters 1939 -1945 Author: Sharp, Dan Code: 57864 Price: AU $81.95 Format: Hardback Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date: 10/08/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
"Germany's air ministry was quick to grasp the potential of the jet engine as early as 1938 and by 1939 several German aircraft manufacturers were already working on fighter designs that would utilise this new form of propulsion. Rocket engines too were seen as the way of the future and companies were commissioned to design fighters around them."
9780750993852

The Buried Spitfires of Burma

A 'Fake' History Author: Brockman, Andy Code: 59734 Price: AU $49.99 Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 01/08/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability

This is the story of Lincolnshire farmer David Cundalls quixotic quest to unearth dozens of Spitfire fighters he believes were buried at the end of WWII. Armed with a high-tech survey showing mysterious shapes under the sunbaked surface of Yangon Airport, Davids expedition is equipped with state of the art JCB excavators, supported by a crack ......

9788366549067

PZL P.11c

Yellow series Author: Bartlomiej, Belcarz Code: 59762 Price: AU $44.99 Format: Paperback / 152 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 01/08/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability

This is the story of Polands most famous fighter aircraft. The plane, built at Panstwowe Zaklady Lotnicze (PZL - the Polish State aeronautical factory), represented one of the key stages of transition between the biplane and the monoplane. The first P11 flew in 1931, and the P11c went into service with the new Polish Air Force in 1934.

9788366549074

Scale Plan 65: MiG-21MF

Author: Karnus, Dariusz Code: 59764 Price: AU $44.99 Format: Paperback / 12 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 01/08/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability

The MiG 21 jet aircraft began life as an official request from the Soviet authorities in 1954 for a light, high-performance (Mach 2 at 20,000 metres) frontline fighter to protect military and production installations from potential raids by American bombers. The MF variant (M = Modernizirovannyy (Modernised), F = Forsirovannyy (Uprated engine)) ......

9781472840875

P-40E Warhawk vs A6M2 Zero-sen

East Indies and Darwin 1942 Author: Ingman, Peter Code: 58967 Price: AU $32.99 Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 25/07/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
The P-40E Warhawk is often viewed as one of the less successful American fighter designs of World War II, but in 1942 the aircraft was all that was available to the USAAC in-theatre. Units equipped with the aircraft were duly forced into combat against the deadly A6M2 Zero-sen, which had already earned itself a near-mythical reputation following ......
9781781557518

Boulton Paul Aircraft Since 1915

Author: Brew, Alec Code: 59004 Price: AU $105.00 Format: Hardback / 448 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 15/07/2020 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Boulton Paul has been one of the great innovators of British aviation. They built more Camels than Sopwiths, the first all-steel airframe, the largest aircraft ever built in Britain, the first with a power-operated gun turret, the famous Defiant, the first single-engine turboprop, and are now world leaders in power control units and fly-by-wire.
9780233006154

Spitfire Summer

The Story of the Battle of Britain Author: Brown, Malcolm Code: 58230 Price: AU $24.99 Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: ANDRE DEUTSCH LTD Published date: 15/07/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
Packed full of unique material and first-hand accounts from the archives of the Imperial War Museum, it tells of the men and women who won the Battle of Britain in that fateful summer, at home and in the air.
9781472839183

To Defeat the Few: The Luftwaffe's campaign to destroy RAF Fighter

Command, August-September 1940 Author: Dildy, Douglas C. Code: 58964 Price: AU $59.99 Format: Hardback / 384 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 10/07/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
Over the past 77 years, histories of the Battle of Britain have consistently portrayed the feats of 'The Few' (as they were immortalized in Churchill's famous speech) as being responsible for the RAF's victory in the epic battle. However, this is only part of the story. The results of an air campaign cannot be measured in terms of territory ......
9781760855178

The Diggers of Colditz

The classic Australian POW story Author: Burgess, Colin Code: 59356 Price: AU $22.99 Format: Paperback / 336 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER AUSTRALIA Published date: 10/07/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability

Colditz Castle was Nazi Germanys infamous escape-proof wartime prison, where hundreds of the most determined and resourceful Allied prisoners were sent. Despite having more guards than inmates, Australian Lieutenant Jack Champ and other prisoners tirelessly carried out their campaign to escape from the massive floodlit stronghold . . . by any ......

9781760854294

Australia's Greatest Escapes

Gripping tales of wartime bravery Author: Burgess, Colin Code: 59355 Price: AU $34.99 Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER AUSTRALIA Published date: 10/07/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability

Australias Greatest Escapes is a collection of stories about the most hazardous aspect of the prisoner of war experience - escape. Here is all the adventure, suspense and courage of ordinary Australians who defied their captors; men who tunnelled to freedom, crawled through stinking drains, or clawed a passage beneath barbed wire in a ......

9781906537555

Dornier Do 17

The 'flying Pencil' in Luftwaffe Service - 1936-1945 Author: Goss, Chris Code: 59242 Price: AU $125.00 Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: CLASSIC PUBLICATIONS Published date: 02/07/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
Designed both as a military and civil aircraft, the Dornier Do 17 'Flying Pencil', so called because of its slender fuselage, was one of three twin-engined medium bombers in service with the Luftwaffe at the start of the Second World War.
9781472841452

The Italian Blitz 1940-43

Bomber Command's war against Mussolini's cities, docks and factories Author: Worrall, Richard Code: 59955 Price: AU $32.99 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 25/06/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
9781782749707

German Fighter Aircraft of World War II

1939-1945 Author: Newdick, Thomas Code: 59937 Price: AU $37.99 Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS LTD Published date: 21/06/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
9781782749714

German Bomber Aircraft of World War II

1939-1945 Author: Newdick, Thomas Code: 59938 Price: AU $37.99 Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS LTD Published date: 21/06/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
9781529378078

Battle of Britain

The pilots and planes that made history Author: Pearson, Simon Code: 58985 Price: AU $32.99 Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: HODDER AND STOUGHTON Published date: 12/06/2020 Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
An original, 360-degree re-telling of the Battle of Britain through 18 of the iconic (and some less well-known) aircraft and the pilots who flew them - British, Polish, New Zealander, German, Danish.
9781472840073

Legion Condor 1936-39

The Luftwaffe develops Blitzkrieg in the Spanish Civil War Author: Corum, James S. Code: 59932 Price: AU $32.99 Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date: 30/05/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
9781910809433

Lancaster Target

Witness to War Author: Currie, Jack Code: 59913 Price: AU $24.95 Format: Paperback / 192 pages Published date: 15/04/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
9781526759306

The Petlyakov Pe-2

Stalin's Successful Red Air Force Light Bomber Author: Smith, Peter C Code: 58977 Price: AU $85.00 Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 29/03/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
Full and comprehensive on the origins, design, construction and battle record of the Petlyakov Pe-2 dive-bomber, the Peshka. A-10A.
9788365958709

Macchi C.205 Veltro

Author: Skulski, Przemyslaw Code: 58213 Price: AU $41.51 Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date: 24/03/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
Detailed monograph covering the design and development of the C.205 Veltro ("greyhound" ) the main production variant of this classic Italian fighter aircraft from WWII.
9780648665939

The Empire Strikes South 2/e

Japan'S Air War Against Northern Australia 1942-45 Author: Lewis, Tom Code: 59916 Price: AU $69.95 Format: Paperback / 184 pages Published date: 15/03/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
9781526766687

Flying in Defiance of the Reich

A Lancaster Pilot's Rites of Passage Author: Russell, Peter Code: 58218 Price: AU $36.99 Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 27/02/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
A highly engaging personal account by a decorated RAF pilot.
9781526705686

The Men Who Flew the Halifax

Author: W, Bowman, Martin Code: 56668 Price: AU $65.99 Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date: 26/02/2020 Availability: Available, please contact us for availability
Covers the period 1942-_1_945, looking in particular at the Halifax's encounters with the Luftwaffe and the individual experiences of the men involved in such engagements.
Page 1 of 6 (195 items) 2 3
View: