The Battle Against Hitler's Night Raiders 1940 - 1941Author: Bates, H. E.Code: 50344Price:AU $52.99Format: Hardback / 200 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:01/06/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2021
It is no surprise that the Air Ministry chose an author of H.E. Bates talents to portray the battle over the night skies of Britain whilst the war against Germany was still to reach its conclusion. For his rich prose excites and inspires as much as it informs.
Bates opens his stirring story by analyzing the comparative efforts of ......
French Secret Projects Vol 3Author: Carbonel, J CCode: 60789Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 312 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:01/06/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2021
In 1963, Eugen Sanger, became head of the Eurospace organisation which promoted the AeroSpace Transporter. In response to a Eurospace call, aircraft makers in France, Germany and UK designed recoverable, winged spacecraft. From 1964 to 1970 the French government led studies to evaluate the feasibility of the concept.
Those studies, under ......
The Republic of China Air Force TodayAuthor: Choo, RoyCode: 60695Price:AU $43.93Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: HARPIA PUBLISHING, LLC Published date:29/05/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2021
Provides a comprehensive study of the air force of Taiwan with in-depth analysis backed by high-quality images. It examines the Republic of China Air Force combat capabilities today - with an eye to political events behind them - its aircraft fleet, and what the future holds for the air arm.
Focke-Wulf Fw 190 A, F and GAuthor: Sharp, DanCode: 57863Price:AU $38.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:22/05/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
"When it appeared in the skies over Europe in 1941, the Focke-Wulf Fw 190 A was the best fighter in the world. It was more than a match for the best Spitfires the RAF could field and began shooting them down in ever-increasing numbers. Only the introduction of the Spitfire IX with its two-stage supercharged Merlin overturned its supremacy. "
An illustrated history from the early planes of World War 1 to thesophisticated jet bombers of the modern ageAuthor: Crosby, FrancisCode: 59152Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: LORENZ BOOKS Published date:21/05/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
An illustrated history and A-Z of bombers with 750 photographs, in a newly updated edition.
From the London Bomber to the Flying Wing Jet FighterAuthor: Metzmacher, AndreasCode: 60657Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:20/05/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2021
Known for the London bomber of WW1, Gotha also built successful seaplanes. During WW2, Gotha built cargo gliders and the Messerschmitt Bf 110 under licence, gearing up in 1945 to build flying wing jet fighters, even designing its more radical successor. After the war Gotha returned to producing gliders and production finally came to an end in ......
The Soviet Legend in PicturesAuthor: Pulham, FrancisCode: 60661Price:AU $88.00Format: Hardback / 496 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:20/05/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2021
Delve into the photographic history of one of the world's most famous tanks; the T-34. Explore the technical innovations that kept the tank above the cream of the Wehrmacht. Never before has such a detailed study of the T-34 been conducted through the use of photographs, most of which were taken by those who opposed the tank on the battlefield.
Flight Lieutenant D.M. Crook DFC's Original Unpublished ManuscriptAuthor: Flight Lieutenant D M Crook DFCCode: 60608Price:AU $55.00Format: HardbackPublished date:15/05/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2021
Flight Lieutenant David Moore Crook DFCs original Spitfire Pilot ranks among the finest first-hand accounts published during the Second World War, particularly for a Battle of Britain airman. It rightly remains a sought-after classic.
A Spitfire pilot during the epic aerial battles of the summer of 1940, DMC became a ......
Author: Baker, DavidCode: 60128Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 132 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:15/05/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2021
This is the story of Americas bid to obtain atomic weapons and the aircraft that were developed to deliver them, first tested in July 1945 and the subsequent use of uranium and plutonium bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki respectively, an event that pushed Japan to total surrender and the end of the Second World War.Tells the background story of ......
Britain's Legendary Jump Jet and the Untold Story of the Falklands WarAuthor: Corgi BooksCode: 60817Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 512 pages Publisher: TRANSWORLD Published date:12/05/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
From one of the leading voices in aviation non-fiction, and the bestselling author of VULCAN 607, the untold story of the Falklands War and the iconic 809 Squadron. Perfect for fans of SPITFIRE. Utterly brilliant- a fantastically exciting book... This really does read like the best kind of thriller. His best book yet James ......
Author: Goodall, James C.Code: 60629Price:AU $90.00Format: Hardback / 384 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:03/05/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
This pictorial journey will take the reader from the very beginning of the Skunk Works' very first project (XP-80 Shooting Star) and follow the program through prototype build-up, first flight and, if they reached the frontline, operational service.
Author: Karnas, DariuszCode: 60319Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 24 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:03/05/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
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.
General Dynamics' Variable-Swept-Wing Attack AircraftAuthor: Gourley, JohnCode: 60301Price:AU $29.99Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/05/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2021
The General Dynamics F-111 was one of aviation history's most promising planes when it came out in the early 1960s. Despite a rocky service career, political changes in how the military acquired its weaponry, and the addition of too much new technology, the plane provided a credible frontline deterrent to NATO in the Cold War era and was used to ......
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 ......
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 ......
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. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
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, ......
the Pacific During WWIIAuthor: Dacus, JeffCode: 60419Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: LYONS PRESS Published date:01/05/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
From historian and columnist in Leatherneck and Armor magazines, this is the exciting, personal account of a Marine fighter squadron in the South Pacific during the critical days of 1943 when the tide turned against the Japanese.
The Story Behind the Event that Marked 100 Years of the Royal Air ForceAuthor: Gatland, Kevin LeeCode: 60643Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 232 pages Published date:01/05/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2021
On 10 July 2018, exactly 100 years and 100 days after the formation of the world's first independent air force, 103 aircraft of twenty-four types from twenty-five squadrons flew over London in the largest formation of military aircraft see over the capital of the UK in thirty years.
Bombers 1939 -1945Author: Sharp, DanCode: 57865Price:AU $54.02Format: HardbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:01/05/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2021
"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."
Author: Sandham-Bailey, ChrisCode: 57905Price:AU $49.01Format: HardbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:01/05/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2021
"Written and illustrated throughout by renowned aviation artist Chris Sandham-Bailey, RAF Cold War Jet Aircraft in Profile covers 14 different aircraft types designed and built by British companies and operated by the RAF between 1945 and 2010.
Us Navy F-14 Tomcat in Combat, 1987-2000Author: Cooper, TomCode: 58203Price:AU $42.99Format: Paperback / 72 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:01/05/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2021
From the 1970s until the 2000s, the spear tip of the USN air wings was the F-14 Tomcat. Illustrated by over 100 photographs and colour profiles, `Tomcats of the Storm' is an exclusive source about some of least-well known air combats fought by US Navy's fighter crews in recent history.
The Story of the Assault Glider TrustAuthor: Jenkins, TimCode: 60810Price:AU $75.00Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:01/05/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2021
Flying Pantechnicons is the fascinating story of a dedicated group of aviation enthusiasts ambition to restore a collection of aircraft associated with airborne forces including the manufacture of the only complete example of an Airspeed Horsa in the world. In the summer of 2000 the Midlands Branch of the Glider Pilot Regiment identified a ......
The Memoirs of a Radar OperatorAuthor: Pemberton, JohnCode: 60271Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 296 pages Published date:30/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
Zbysek Necas was just 18, and still a high school student, when he escaped from the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia a month before the outbreak of war in 1939.
A Story Set in WarAuthor: Gladwell, MalcolmCode: 60818Price:AU $45.00Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date:24/04/2021Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The international bestselling author returns with an exploration of one of the grandest obsessions of the twentieth century The Bomber Mafia is a case study in how dreams go awry. When some shiny new idea drops from the heavens, it does not land softly in our laps. It lands hard, on the ground, and shatters. In the years before the Second World ......
Design, Construction and InnovationAuthor: Wilkins, Mark C.Code: 60486Price:AU $59.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:23/04/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Fully illustrated account of how British aircraft manufacturers vied to create the best fighter to counter German technology during World War I. World War I witnessed unprecedented growth and innovation in aircraft design, construction, and as the war progressed - mass production. Each country generated its own innovations sometimes in ......
The Real StoryAuthor: Pedersen, DanCode: 59169Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date:17/04/2021Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
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 ......
Eagles of the LuftwaffeAuthor: Saunders, AndyCode: 58222Price:AU $29.99Format: HardbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:17/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
The original dive-bomber, the Junkers Ju 87 Stuka, profiled by Luftwaffe expert Andy Saunders.
Author: Lambeth, Benjamin S.Code: 60264Price:AU $82.88Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:16/04/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Chronicles the planning and conduct of Operation Inherent Resolve by US Central Command (CENTCOM) from August 2014 to mid-2018, with a principal focus on the contributions of US Air Forces Central Command (AFCENT).
The Essential Aircraft Identification GuideAuthor: Bishop, ChrisCode: 60193Price:AU $39.98Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS LTD Published date:14/04/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Organised by theatre of operations and the many campaigns fought by the Luftwaffe, the book describes in depth the various units that were fighting on the front at key points in the war and describes the models of aircraft in service with each unit along with their individual and squadron markings.