A Legends of Flight Illustrated HistoryAuthor: Borgmann, WolfgangCode: 60780Price:AU $69.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:28/07/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
By producing the A300 - the first twin-jet, wide-body airliner in the world - the European Airbus consortium succeeded in joining the league of leading aircraft makers. The path was both rocky and exciting. Filled with detailed text, including historical, technological, and flight information, as well as colorful photos, this volume provides a ......
A German Perspective in Pictures and PostcardsAuthor: Marks, DavidCode: 57772Price:AU $42.99Format: Paperback / 168 pages Published date:07/10/2019Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
An unusual perspective on the first Blitz, being seen from the German point of view.
An Illustrated History of LZ-129Author: Grossman, DanCode: 56691Price:AU $65.00Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:07/05/2019Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
A wealth of research has gone into collating the definitive photographic record of Zeppelin Hindenburg
Zeppelin Raids and Anti-Airship Operations 1916-18Author: Powis, MickCode: 49819Price:AU $65.00Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:27/06/2018Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Mick Powis describes the novel threat posed to the British war effort by the raids of German airships, or Zeppelins, and the struggle to develop effective defences against them. Despite their size and relatively slow speed, the Zeppelins were hard to locate and destroy at first. They could fly higher than existing fighters and the early raids ......
Author: Guttman, JonCode: 50933Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:15/03/2018Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
When Ferdinand Graf von Zeppelin's rigid airship LZ 1 flew over Lake Constance in 1900, it was the most advanced and impressive flying machine in the world: a colossal, lighter-than-air craft capable of controlled flight. In World War I, Zeppelins were first used in a reconnaissance role, but on 19 January 1915 Kaiser Wilhelm II authorised their ......
Author: Cameron, GarthCode: 50800Price:AU $57.99Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:15/11/2017Availability:In stock at supplier. Please contact us for availability details
Umberto Nobile was an airship designer and pilot who became an Arctic explorer. In 1926 he flew the airship 'Norge' from Rome to Teller in Alaska, by way of the North Pole. He returned to the Arctic in 1928 with the airship 'Italia' and disappeared on 25 May the same year. This is the story of the 'Italia', put into the context of the airship age.
An Illustrated HistoryAuthor: Carradice, PhilCode: 38151Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:14/11/2017Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
In the early 20th century the future of air travel seemed to lie with the giant airships of Count von Zeppelin. Zeppelins were used during the First World War and afterwards the 'Graf Zeppelin' and 'Hindenburg' were the height of elegance. The 'Hindenburg' disaster of 1937 proved to be the end of the giant airship as a commercial enterprise.
Owners Workshop ManualAuthor: Wicks, RobertCode: 49933Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:02/11/2017Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
The Airbus A380 is the world's most recognised and most talked about airliner since the Boeing 747 and Concorde appeared in the skies in the late 1960s. Designed to challenge Boeing's monopoly in the large-aircraft market, it made its first flight in April 2005, entering commercial service two years later with Singapore Airlines.This jet has ......
The Air Raids of 31st January 1916Author: Powis, MickCode: 40132Price:AU $62.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:31/05/2016Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
On 31st January 1916 nine Zeppelin airships of the Imperial German Navy bombed the Midlands, opening a strategic bombing campaign designed to cripple British war production. It ended in total failure. The main target was Liverpool but none of the Zeppelins reached it. On foggy Monday night several major Midlands towns were bombed and 70 people ......
from Airships to the Jet AgeAuthor: Edwards, Peter J.Code: 39002Price:AU $57.99Format: Hardback / 256 pages Published date:30/08/2012Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Explains the pivotal position of Britain's part in the advancement of aviation.
Author: Mark WagnerCode: 22344Price:AU $49.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: ZENITH PRESS Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
An incredibly detailed account of the development of the 787 Dreamliner, describing every stage of the evolution of the 787 with credit given to the sources of inspiration that led to the shape, the materials and other aspects of the design. Selection of the engine suppliers and the development of the Rolls-Royce and GE engines and their ......
Author: Captain Gib VogelCode: 23380Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date:01/07/2009Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Publisher's Notes: Since its first flight on 27 April 2005, the Airbus A380 has been the largest passenger airliner in the world. Instantly recognizable with its full-length upper deck, it represents the pinnacle of modern airliner design. Flying the A380 gives a pilot's eye view of what it is like to fly this mighty machine. It takes the ......