Jet Fighters Since 1950Author: Buttler, TonyCode: 46980Price:AU $46.54(was
AU $58.17)Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:15/08/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The text of this book essentially describes development work undertaken since the end of the Second World War, but a line is drawn at around 1950 in order to exclude those first generation jets whose airframes incorporated primarily wartime technology, and about which much has been written already.
Author: Storey, NeilCode: 25252Price:AU $4.50(was
AU $14.99)Format: Paperback / 56 pages Publisher: SHIRE Published date:20/01/2012Availability:Sold Out
In the skies above south-east England in 1940, battle was waged between men and machines of the Royal Air Force and Hitler's Luftwaffe. This title looks at the origins and events of the battle, but focuses especially on the men and women of the RAF and on the ordinary people of the nation, above whose heads the great battle for freedom was waged.
The Extraordinary People & Enduring Spirit of Navy AviationAuthor: Alvin TownleyCode: 24595Price:AU $13.49(was
AU $44.95)Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: ST MARTINS PRESS Published date:01/07/2011Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Over the past century, the Navy's aviators and supporting crews have played an integral part in wars and peacetime operations around the world. Their everyday dedication to detail and skill have paid off in the times that matter most. Each member of an aircraft carrier's 5,000-person crew plays a role in these missions, whether they're making sure ......
Author: Yefim GordonCode: 23004Price:AU $29.69(was
AU $98.95)Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: DLS AUSTRALIA Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This is the definitive reference source examining all aspects of one of the most powerful air forces in the world, the Chinese. Although China has been a significant air power for more than fifty years, very little has been published or even known about its capabilities. Along with the recent emergence of China as a world economic and military ......
Author: Malcolm BrownCode: 23168Price:AU $14.99(was
AU $49.95)Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: ANDRE DEUTSCH LTD Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Sold Out
Publisher's Notes: In the summer of 1940 Britain stood alone as Nazi Germany was swiftly tightening its grip on Europe. Hitler's forces appeared to be invincible, having swept through Poland, Belgium, the Netherlands and France. Invasion seemed inevitable as the Fuhrer's eyes turned to Britain, isolated against the might of fascism. But Hitler ......
Author: Jonathan FalconerCode: 24101Price:AU $10.49(was
AU $34.95)Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Sold Out
The daring attack on the Ruhr dams in May 1943 by RAF Lancasters of 617 Squadron remains one of the greatest feats of arms of the 20th century. This account tells the full story, including a chapter on the epic 1954 film "The Dam Busters", and appendices.
Author: Conyers Nesbit, RoyCode: 0752456520Price:AU $12.00(was
AU $39.99)Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:01/05/2010Availability:Sold Out
The greatest air battle in history was fought in the skies over southern England between the RAF and the Luftwaffe in the high summer of 1940. Riding high on the success of their Blitzkrieg campaign that had steamrollered France and the Low Countries into defeat, by June 1940 the Nazi forces were poised on the Channel coast ready to invade ......
Author: Tyson V. RiningerCode: 21601Price:AU $9.90(was
AU $32.99)Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: JIM OLDROYD BOOKS Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Tells the story of how the F-15 helped the US maintain its reputation for air superiority. It became America's frontline fighter at the height of the Cold War and it has a fierce combat record in Afghanistan, Irag and with allied air forces. Covers the design and manufacture of the F-15, its active service and the many models and variants. Great ......
Author: S DaviesCode: 21728Price:AU $10.50(was
AU $34.99)Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:01/01/2000Availability:Available. 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 ......
Auto Review Album 32Author: Rod WardCode: 24603Price:AU $4.49(was
AU $14.95)Format: PaperbackPublisher: CHATERS WHOLESALE Published date:01/01/2000Availability:Sold Out
A brief history of the Spitfire that is surprisingly detailed for such a compact book. The whole story of the Spitfire, from concept to the last, Rolls-Royce Griffon powered Seafires is told. It is a useful reference and a great introduction to the Spitfire for younger readers.