A Legends of Flight Illustrated HistoryAuthor: Borgmann, WolfgangCode: 60779Price:AU $76.99Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:28/07/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2021
The McDonnell Douglas DC-10 three-engine jet is one of the most distinctive wide-bodied aircraft and since the early 1970s has been operated by many airlines on medium- and long-distance routes throughout the world. Successfully flying passenger service for over 40 years, the DC-10 currently still flies for FedEx in an airfreight delivery role. ......
1970 to date (all models and variants)Author: Kennedy, CharlesCode: 60399Price:AU $57.99Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:24/07/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2021
The DC-10 was a three-engine wide-body jetliner created by McDonnell Douglas, born from a lineage that included the most popular and important propliners of all time, including the DC-3 Dakota and the DC-8 jet (Douglas answer to the Boeing 707). It entered service in 1971 and was supposed to be a smash hit, but a series of accidents that were a ......
True Tales from UK Operators of the McDonnell Douglas F-4Author: Pike, RichardCode: 59042Price:AU $34.99Format: PaperbackPublisher: GRUB STREET Published date:18/03/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Throughout this book, readers are taken across the world with descriptions of the adventures had in this twin-engined supersonic long-range fighter-bomber. There are anecdotes of reconnaissance missions, encounters with the Russian Tupolevs, record-breaking flights and life on HMS Ark Royal.
D-558-1 Skystreak and D-558-2 SkyrocketAuthor: Davies, Peter E.Code: 58114Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:31/10/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The six Douglas D-558 research aircraft, built as two variants, were produced for a US Navy and NACA collaborative project to investigate flight in the high subsonic and supersonic regimes and to develop means of coping with the dangerous phenomena of compressibility and pitch-up which had caused many accidents to early jets. Wind tunnels could ......
The Douglas A-4 Skyhawk StoryAuthor: Thomason, TommyCode: 57616Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:22/09/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The A-4 dramatically bucked the trend toward ever bigger, faster, and more complicated tactical jet airplanes in favour of simplicity and low cost. This is a fully revised and updated edition of the definitive history of the A-4 written by one of the leading authorities on U.S. naval aviation.
Air Superiority LegendAuthor: Chambers, Mark ACode: 51068Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Published date:11/04/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Since its first flight in May 1958, the McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II proved to be a tough, rugged and excellent all-weather, air superiority fighter/bomber. From flying fleet defence missions during the Cuban Missile Crisis and performing as an air superiority fighter/bomber during the Vietnam War, to taking out Iraqi surface-to-air missile ......
Author: Van Herbruggen, GuyCode: 47190Price:AU $49.98Format: Hardback / 250 pages Published date:01/05/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
McDonnell created the MD-11 in the early 1990s. A lack of resources and time meant the MD-11 was a sales flop with a questionable safety record but also a unique three-engined machine in the twin-jet era, and enjoyed a long and interesting career both in passenger operations and freight hauling. A fascinating chapter in the history of the Jet Age.
True Tales from UK Operators of the McDonnell Douglas F-4Author: Richard PikeCode: 37216Price:AU $14.99
Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: GRUB STREET Published date:01/06/2015Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
From Richard Pike, best-selling author of Hunter Boys and The Lightning Boys series comes the newest addition to Grub Streets popular Boys series; Phantom Boys. Originally developed for the US Navy, this twin-engined supersonic long-range fighter-bomber first flew in the spring of 1958. It then entered service for the US Navy in 1961, and in 1969 ......
1972 Onwards (All Marks)Author: Davies, SteveCode: 37097Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:06/11/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
An insight into operating, flying and maintaining the USAFs all-weather tactical jet fighter. Considered to be among the most successful of modern jet fighters with 104 aerial combat victories to its credit (with no losses) the McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle twin-engine all-weather tactical jet fighter entered service with the USAF in 1976 and is ......
Author: Geoff JonesCode: 39746Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/11/2014Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A stunning pictorial tribute to the Douglas DC-3, aka the beloved 'Dakota', in glorious colour
Author: Jennifer M GradidgeCode: 24536Price:AU $109.95Format: HardbackPublisher: AIR-BRITAIN (HISTORIANS) Published date:01/07/2011Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Nobody has documented the iconic Douglas DC-3 more thoroughly than Air-Britain. Douglas DC-1, 2, 3 - Volume 3 elaborates on the landmark volumes published in 2005 and reveals thousands of additional details. It includes a treasure trove of diverse articles about the type, over 250 black & white photos from the 1930s to the present, most ......
Ultimate Piston Engined FighterAuthor: Car & Tractor Books NZCode: 22122Price:AU $34.95Format: DVD / 90 mins Published date:01/07/1991Availability:Sold Out
Producer's notes. See the ultimate piston-engine fighter as it operates from carriers in the Korean War. Then, enjoy a ride with a modern airshow pilot as you start-up, taxi, take-off, perform aerobatics and more, while each task is fully explained. Finally, take a full "panels-open" walk around - inside and out - for a full technical view of ......