All marks and modelsAuthor: Baker, DavidCode: 56413Price:AU $38.19
Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:05/11/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
With six powerful 2,500hp Pratt & Whitney radial engines, the B-36 was the largest aircraft ever to enter volume production, joining the US Air Force in 1948 as the world’s first operational bomber with hemispheric range. Two years later the type got an additional four engines, turbojets paired in pods attached to pylons outboard of the six ......
They went down with the Titanic but they lived to take the blameAuthor: Astridge, PaulaCode: 59136Price:AU $16.21
Format: Paperback / 370 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:17/06/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The lives of those on the Titanic hinged on the tying of a shoelace and the taking of a nap -- two tiny details that made all the difference and dictated the actions of Captains Arthur Rostron and Stanley Lord – the men responsible for the rescue. In this novel, all that went wrong is revealed.
The pilots and planes that made historyAuthor: Pearson, SimonCode: 58985Price:AU $21.44
Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: HODDER AND STOUGHTON Published date:12/06/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
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.
The German Fighter Pilot's Experience on the Eastern Front 1941-1945Author: Eriksson, Patrick G.Code: 58231Price:AU $19.77
Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:09/03/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
New B-format paperback edition. The experiences of the German fighter pilots in the Second World War, based on extensive recollections of veterans as well as primary documents, and diary and flying log book extracts, with photographs from the veterans themselves, many never previously published.
Commemorating the FewAuthor: Simpson, GeoffCode: 57808Price:AU $27.74
Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:19/02/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
In 1945 it was announced that Allied airmen who had taken part in the Battle of Britain in 1940 would be entitled to the immediate award of the 1939-1945 Star, with Battle of Britain Clasp. This was the only Clasp awarded with the 1939-1945 Star.
Author: Willis, MatthewCode: 55296Price:AU $20.39
Format: Paperback / 120 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:06/02/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
An illustrated history of the Fleet Air Arm's between-the-wars torpedo/spotter/reconnaissance biplane, featuring many previously unpublished photographs and artwork.
The story of Bill Reed, China's Shining MarkAuthor: Molesworth, CarlCode: 58209Price:AU $32.49
Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:06/02/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Bill Reed had it all - brains, looks, athleticism, courage and a talent for leadership. After a challenging childhood in Depression-era Iowa, Reed joined the US Army Air Corps, but the outbreak of World War II saw him give up his commission. Instead, he travelled to China to fly for the American Volunteer Group - the legendary Flying Tigers. ......
The RAF's F.155T/O.R. 329 Fighter ProjectsAuthor: Sharp, DanCode: 57829Price:AU $40.51
Format: HardbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:18/12/2019Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
"The West was stunned when the Soviet Union dropped its first atomic bomb in August 1949 and a year later the Korean War showcased Russia's incredible technological progress in the form of the MiG-15 "
The American Pilot Who Went MissingAuthor: Simpson, BillCode: 58122Price:AU $19.77
Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:15/12/2019Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
New B-format paperback edition - Did Sgt Salvatore 'Bud' Walcott, an American who served as a Spitfire pilot with the RAF in 1942, avoid flying to Malta, the most bombed place on earth - did he desert?
Author: Davies, Peter E.Code: 57582Price:AU $24.74
Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:14/11/2019Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
One of the most dramatic bombers of its day, the Convair B-58 came to epitomise the Cold War power of Strategic Air Command. Introduced only 12 years after the sound barrier was first broken, this iconic plane became the first large long-range supersonic bomber to take to the skies, a feat which had seemed far-fetched only a few years previously. ......
Air War on the SommeAuthor: Jill, Bush,Code: 56802Price:AU $48.75
Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:24/07/2019Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Using previously unpublished archive material, this biography captures the atmosphere of that extraordinary summer on the Somme, when pilots lived in the stretch and sag of nerves'.
Author: Noszczak, MaciejCode: 56943Price:AU $29.25
Format: Paperback / 28 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date:15/03/2019Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Before the P-47 Thunderbolt gained a "bubble top" fairing, these fighters had slightly different - some claim to be more racial - figure. In the first versions, the plane had a typical canopy built into the fuselage, which resulted in a slightly hunched line. The first copies of the P-47B underwent a series of tests at the turn of 1941 and 1942. ......
Rare Photographs from Wartime ArchivesAuthor: Bowman, MartinCode: 55220Price:AU $29.24
Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:01/01/2019Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The Vought F4U Corsair is undeniably one of the most famous American fighters to have seen action during the Second World War. This new addition to the Images of War series features lots of personal stories and over 200 colour and b/w images.
The Story of a Mars RoverAuthor: Motum, MarkusCode: 57508Price:AU $14.24
Format: Paperback / 56 pages Publisher: WALKER BOOKS Published date:01/12/2018Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
A stylishly illustrated non-fiction book about the search for life on Mars, told from the unique perspective of NASAs Mars rover, Curiosity. Discover the incredible story of the search for life on Mars, told from the unique perspective of Curiosity, the Mars Rover sent to explore the red planet. Markus Motums stylish illustrations and diagrams ......
The Aircraft of the Modern U.S. PresidencyAuthor: Veronico, NicholasCode: 51419Price:AU $11.25
Format: Hardback / 160 pages Published date:15/03/2018Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The presidential plane wasnt always known as Air Force One. FDR traveled in the Guess Where II, a transport version of the heavy bomber four-engine Liberator. Later presidential aircraft included the Dixie Clipper and Sacred Cow (FDR), Independence (Truman), Columbine I and II (Eisenhower), followed by Air Force One.
Owners'Workshop ManualAuthor: Douglas, GraemeCode: 47648Price:AU $12.47
Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:20/03/2017Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Spearhead of the US 8th Air Forces daylight bomber offensive over Germany and north-west Europe in the Second World War, the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress has become one of the most famous and best-known bomber aircraft of all time. The B-17 is the latest classic aircraft to receive the Haynes Manual treatment, with French-owned and operated ......
1961 Onwards Owners' Workshop ManualAuthor: Mactaggart, KenCode: 47651Price:AU $19.97
Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:09/02/2017Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
This book provides an insight into what an astronaut does, the experience of space flight, the equipment he uses, and what it takes to become an astronaut
Drones, Targeted Killing, and the Transformation of Contemporary WarfareAuthor: Fisk, KerstinCode: 40155Price:AU $38.34
Format: Paperback / 368 pages Publisher: NEW YORK UNIVERSITY PRESS Published date:05/07/2016Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
More so than in the past, the US is now embracing the logic of preventive force: using military force to counter potential threats around the globe before they have fully materialized. While popular with individuals who seek to avoid too many "boots on the ground," preventive force is controversial because of its potential for unnecessary ......
Author: Alex EliottCode: 38176Price:AU $9.98
Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:04/02/2016Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Today, drones are increasingly used for commercial and private enthusiast use, as well as for well-documented military operations. There is now a wide variety of ready-to-fly drones and self-build kits available to suit all pockets and purposes. This extensively illustrated, practical manual takes a brief look at the origins and history of ......
Author: YoungCode: 31888Price:AU $7.49
Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:06/03/2014Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
VF-9 was activated in March 1942 as part of Carrier Air Group (CAG) 9, one of the many air groups the US Navy was hurriedly forming in the aftermath of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. This title deals with this topic.
Author: Iain CampbellCode: 31855Price:AU $16.48
Format: DVD / 60 mins Publisher: PLANESTV.COM Published date:31/05/2013Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
The Abingdon Air and Country Show marks the start of the UK Airshow season. Visitors to the 2013 show enjoyed a warm day with clear conditions - ideal for filming aircraft. All the aerial displays are included in the and special features include on board minicams during the Breitling Wingwalkers and RV8tors displays.
Maintaining the Worlds First Supersonic Passenger JetAuthor: David LeneyCode: 23276Price:AU $5.99
Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/07/2010Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Written by two of British Airways' most experienced Concorde flight crew, this title focuses on the technical and engineering aspects of Concorde, it gives insights into owning, operating, servicing and flying the supersonic airliner.
Author: S DaviesCode: 21728Price:AU $21.44
Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:01/01/2000Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Publisher's notes: The F-l 6, called the Viper by its pilots, has been the most prolific fighter in US and Coalition operations in the Middle East for over a decade. Since the 1991 Gulf War, it has been the workhorse of the UN-sanctioned operations in the region, working in 'Wild Weasel', ground attack and air-superiority roles. Operations ......