Author: Carousel CalendarsCode: 59111Price:AU $4.99
Format: CalendarPublisher: CAROUSEL Published date:15/10/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Synonymous with the Battle of Britain and as iconic as Churchills cigar, the Spitfire holds a special place in the nations hearts as perhaps Britain’s most famous military aircraft. Instrumental during World War II, now only a handful of these frontline fighters remain airworthy. Featuring magnificent images of this supreme British fighter, the ......
Author: Sona BooksCode: 57626Price:AU $26.99
Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: SONA BOOKS Published date:29/08/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
50 years ago in July 2019 the human race's fascination with the Earth's moon went into overdrive when Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins landed on the surface. To celebrate this significant anniversary, we take an in-depth look at the Apollo program and how it landed man on the Moon.
Author: O'Neill, MichaelCode: 54992Price:AU $26.99
Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: DANANN PUBLISHING LIMITED Published date:16/11/2018Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
July 1969. It’s a little over eight years since the flights of Gagarin and Shepard, followed quickly by President Kennedy’s challenge to put a man on the moon before the decade is out. It is only seven months since NASA made a bold decision to send Apollo 8 all the way to the moon on the first manned flight of the massive Saturn V rocket. Now, ......
Von Braun: Nazi at NASAAuthor: Astridge, PaulaCode: 52391Price:AU $18.71
Format: Paperback / 370 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:05/09/2018Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
RELEASED IN CELEBRATION OF THE 50 YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST MOON LANDING. Baron Wernher von Braun is one of the most controversial men in history. While he was responsible for the V-2 missile which caused devastation and killed thousands during WW2, he is also celebrated as the man who flew us to the moon in Apollo 11. Was he good or bad?
Author: Miranda, JustoCode: 51943Price:AU $55.99
Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:20/06/2018Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The biggest success of the Focke Wulf company during the Second World War was the choice of a radial engine for the Fw 190 fighter, in this way avoiding to compete against Messerschmitt for the in line engines. The decision of the Oberkommando der Luftwaffe to assign the few turbojets available to the Messerschmitt and Arado firms and the ......
Guardian of the Northern SkiesAuthor: Fife, MalcolmCode: 49898Price:AU $26.99
Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:06/07/2017Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
In the late 1930s the RAF constructed a new airfield, near the village of Acklington, Northumberland, to train aircrews. With the outbreak of hostilities, it was hastily converted to a fighter station, deploying Spitfire and Hurricane squadrons against German bombers, and continued to host night fighters long after the Battle of Britain was won.
Reheat SunsetAuthor: Keeble, PhilipCode: 49077Price:AU $41.99
Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:05/07/2017Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This is a flying adventure book set within the framework of the Cold War and told through the lens of the RAF Pilot's Flying Log Book. Philip Keeble's logbooks cover ten different types of aircraft: from learning to fly in a Chipmunk trainer in 1965, right through to flying the Tornado F3 Fighter in 1994. These true tales are told as anecdotal ......
Author: Jason MooreCode: 47829Price:AU $71.96
Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/05/2016Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This book covers the Lavochkin fighters of the Second World War, from the original I-301 prototype, first flown in 1940, to the La-7 fighter of 1944. The book describes in detail the history and design of the three main variants of these Lavochkin fighters: the inline engined LaGG-3, the radial engined La-5, and the radial engined La-7.
The Birth of Electronic WarfareAuthor: Harrington, JanineCode: 49064Price:AU $41.99
Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/12/2015Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The Story of the early years of electronic warfare and the formation of the special RAF group 100
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 ......
A Collection of Exclusive Operational Flying Sorties by the Royal Air FoAuthor: Colin PatemanCode: 47841Price:AU $44.00
Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/10/2014Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Thrilling rare and previously unpublished special operations flown by the RAF during World War 2
Author: Gordon YefimCode: 32394Price:AU $23.99
Format: Hardback / 416 pages Publisher: HIKOKI PUBLICATIONS Published date:31/03/2014Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
"Soviet and Russian Military Aircraft in Asia" reviews in detail the Soviet and Russian aircraft types used throughout Asia, starting in the 1950s and continuing through to the present day.
Defending the Islanders' Way of LifeAuthor: Gledhill, DavidCode: 35693Price:AU $16.50
Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/11/2013Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
"Fighters Over The Falklands" looks at how the Falkland Islands are defended by RAF air defence fighter aircraft. Covering the period immediately after the Falklands war when the Phantom became the front line of the islands' defence, through to the departure of the Tornado F3s, it captures military life and concludes with why the Typhoon will be ......
Author: McLelland, TimCode: 36096Price:AU $7.49
Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:01/04/2013Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The Typhoon is at the forefront of NATOs order of battle. It is the Royal Air Forces most important and numerous combat aircraft and looks set to remain the heart of the RAFs offensive and defensive capabilities for the next three decades. Typhoon also equips the fighter and bomber units of Germanys Luftwaffe, the Italian and Spanish air ......
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 business day from Sydney, Australia
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.
An Insight into Owning, Restoring, Servicing and Flying Britain'sLegendary World War 2 FighterAuthor: Price, Dr Alfred et alCode: 32771Price:AU $27.96
Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:15/10/2007Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The legendary Supermarine Spitfire receives the famous
Haynes manual treatment with the full co-operation and
authorisation of the Royal Air Force. Here is a unique
insight into what it takes to own, restore and operate a
Spitfire, as well as providing a wonderful insight into
the engineering and construction of this remarkable
Author: S DaviesCode: 21728Price:AU $9.89
Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:01/01/2000Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
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 ......