Us Navy F-14 Tomcat in Combat, 1987-2000Author: Cooper, TomCode: 58203Price:AU $42.99Format: Paperback / 72 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:28/10/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020
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.
Lockheed's graceful masterpieceAuthor: Clifton, AlexanderCode: 59855Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 208 pages Published date:28/10/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020
The birth and history of what is often described as the most beautiful and graceful airliner of the piston-engine age. The instantly recognisable and unique Connie is one of the most loved of all airliners. Alexander Clifton first crossed the Atlantic aboard a Lockheed Constellation in the 1950s. He never lost his love for this graceful, ......
The Development of U.S. and British Naval Air PowerAuthor: Charnaud, AdamCode: 59208Price:AU $62.99Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:01/11/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2020
A wide-ranging history of the parallel development of the US Navy and Royal Navy and maritime airpower over the 20th century
Strategy, Command and Operations 1942-1945Author: Young, Edward M.Code: 59154Price:AU $169.00Format: Hardback / 416 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:09/11/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2020
During World War II, flying B-24 Liberator bombers on missions deep into Burma, B-25 Mitchell bombers attacking Japanese lines of communications, and P-40 Warhawks, P-47 Thunderbolts, and P-51 Mustangs flying close support for General Joseph Stilwell's Chinese and American forces in northern Burma, the Tenth Air Force worked closely with the ......
Flying Wings, Deltas and Tailless DesignsAuthor: Rose, BillCode: 60420Price:AU $78.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:12/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This book examines lesser known, frequently secret British projects for Flying wings, deltas and tailless aircraft undertaken for research or military purposes during the last century and also covers aircraft that were actually built and in some cases entered service. It also includes the superb looking Barnes Wallace supersonic swing-wing bomber.
the Pacific During WWIIAuthor: Dacus, JeffCode: 60419Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: LYONS PRESS Published date:15/11/2020Availability: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.
5 Personal Account of Ten Weeks of War, April-June 1942Author: Barnham, DenisCode: 57881Price:AU $36.99Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:20/11/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2020
The story of the grim air battle to save Malta, waged in part with only a few battle-scarred Spitfires.
The Real StoryAuthor: Pedersen, DanCode: 59169Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date:26/11/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2020
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 ......
The Place of PaceAuthor: Loxley, TonyCode: 23401Price:AU $89.95Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: FULL THROTTLE PUBLISHING Published date:30/11/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2020
Attention Australian Speedway and Motorsport Fans! The popular Liverpool City Raceway book is finally reprinting! This lavishly illustrated book covering the history of Liverpool City Raceway from its construction in 1966 to its sad demise in 1989, is loaded with first person memories from competitors, (like Sir Jack Brabham).
A Lost Manuscript RediscoveredAuthor: Merriam, Frederick WarrenCode: 50363Price:AU $52.99Format: HardbackPublisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:01/12/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
Author was one of the UK s early aviation pioneers. As manager and chief instructor of the Bristol Flying School at Brooklands, he had many pupils who subsequently became famous
The Early Years of the US Air ForcesAuthor: Treadwell, Terry CCode: 60130Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 312 pages Published date:01/12/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
Much has been written about the Unites States air forces during the Second World War, but little has been written about the early days of American military aviation either before or during the First World War or in the immediate inter-war years. In _Strike From the Air_, the author shows the early development of the aviation section of the U.S. ......
Italian Secret ProjectsAuthor: Comelli, MarcoCode: 57618Price:AU $56.02Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:01/12/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
In the years leading up to World War II, the Italian government encouraged its aviation companies to develop innovative aircraft to meet the needs of the pre-WW2 Italian air force, the Regia Aeronautica . This book examines the conception, development and sometimes the construction and testing of some of these aircraft.
Author: Baker, DavidCode: 60128Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 132 pages Published date:18/12/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
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 ......
From the An-22 to An-225, 1965 to the PresentAuthor: Gordon, YefimCode: 59868Price:AU $90.40Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/12/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
This book charts the development and service history of the Antonov design bureaus heavy transport aircraft. In the late 1950s, the Antonov design bureau began developing the An-22 heavy military transport, intended to carry 50 tons. Powered by four 15,000 hp turboprops, it was the worlds heaviest transport when it first flew in February 1965. ......
The United States Air Force's Flight Demonstration Team, 1953 to thePresentAuthor: Neubeck, KenCode: 59869Price:AU $57.95Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/12/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
Founded in 1953, the US Air Force Thunderbirds flying-demonstration team has performed in air shows in the United States and around the world. The team is based at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, where it has been honing its skills since 1956. This book details the origins and early formation of the team, as well as describing the different ......
Fighters - Bombers - Reconnaissance - Transport AircraftAuthor: Eden, Paul E.Code: 59321Price:AU $59.95Format: Hardback / 512 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS Published date:09/01/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2021
The Encyclopedia of Aircraft of WWII is an exhaustive survey of the aircraft flown by all the combatants in Europe and the Pacific, including such famous aircraft as the P-51 Mustang, Supermarine Spitfire, Yakovlev Yak-3, Messerschmitt Me 109 and Vought F4U Corsair.
Written by a team of experts, this comprehensive volume ......
Author: Sandham-Bailey, ChrisCode: 57905Price:AU $49.01Format: HardbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:15/01/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 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.
Author: Rahim, AliCode: 60125Price:AU $59.99Format: Paperback / 220 pages Published date:15/01/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2021
Future Airports re-examines the relationship between the growth of capital and the history of New York City real estate by speculating that airports play a role in the citys financial success. What is the typology of a successful airport for the 21st Century? What role does the airport play in the context of rapid globalisation and ......
Bombers 1939 -1945Author: Sharp, DanCode: 57865Price:AU $54.02Format: HardbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:19/01/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 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."
The First STOL AircraftAuthor: Forsgren, JanCode: 60402Price:AU $55.99Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/02/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2021
The innovative Fi 156 was the progenitor of today's STOL aircraft. Operated in large by the German Luftwaffe, it also saw service with more than 20 other air arms. Post-war, the Fi 156 continued in production in Czechoslovakia and France. Many were used in French Indochina. Today, the Fi 156 is a highly valued vintage aircraft.
aircraft from the past 100+ years ... How many do you want to fly?Author: Dorr, Robert F.Code: 60220Price:AU $32.00Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: CRESTLINE BOOKS Published date:05/02/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2021
In 365 Aircraft You Must Fly, aviation expert Robert F. Dorr profiles history's most important, fascinating, and famous aircraft ever made, both military and commercial, including many that were flown during World War II.
100 Years of Success, Setback and ChangeAuthor: Hodgson, J PaulCode: 60129Price:AU $89.99Format: Hardback / 320 pages Published date:15/02/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2021
Great Britains aircraft industry started in 1908, with the first formally registered organisation in the world to offer to design and build an aeroplane for commercial gain. This was when the Short brothers, Oswald, Eustace and Horace, decided that aeroplanes would overtake balloons as a business opportunity in the aeronautical world and formed ......
English and German TextAuthor: McMaster, Colin and Evans, DavidCode: 60404Price:AU $89.95Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: MCKLEIN PUBLISHING (GERMANY) Published date:15/02/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2021
The show must go on. This well-known phrase from show business lends itself perfectly to the WRC 2020 World Rally Championship. In March, just when the Covid-19 virus began spreading rapidly throughout Europe, the WRC was in Mexico, prematurely completing round three of the season. Like all professional sport, rallying came to an immediate ......
British Two Seaters of the Great WarAuthor: Bar, RonnyCode: 59770Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 136 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:21/02/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
Artist Ronny Bar, a member of director Sir Peter Jacksons New Zealand-based Wingnut Wings team, presents the first collection of his astonishingly detailed First World War aircraft profiles - British Two-Seaters of the Great War. Two-seater aircraft were the workhorses of the Royal Flying Corps and from 1918 the Royal Air Force, operated in a ......
Genisis and ProjectsAuthor: Wilson, TonyCode: 60249Price:AU $38.00Format: Paperback / 116 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:26/02/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2021
Progress on the English Electric Canberra was the main topic of a report written by W E W 'Teddy' Petter on June 17, 1948, but a final paragraph headed 'High Speed Fighter' said, 'Requirements for a high speed fighter are being sent to us ...
An IntroductionAuthor: Kreuzer, Michael P.Code: 57169Price:AU $61.09Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: ROUTLEDGE Published date:28/02/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2021
This accessible new textbook provides a thorough grounding in the vocabulary, concepts, issues and debates associated with air power and aerial conflict.
Despite being one of the most commonly relied upon forms of prosecuting modern conflict, few outside the military understand the tactics, equipment, and organizations associated with ......
Author: Karnas, DariuszCode: 60319Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 24 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:28/02/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2021
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.
International Development and Deployment of UAVsAuthor: Webb, StewartCode: 58039Price:AU $218.38Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PRODUCTIVITY PRESS Published date:01/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
This book illustrates the current state of warfare, the challenges we face and the role drones can and will play in this increasingly complex environment.
A HistoryAuthor: Simons, GrahamCode: 60401Price:AU $64.99Format: Hardback / 256 pages Published date:01/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
Clarence Kelly Johnsons design for the Lockheed Constellation, known affectionately as the Connie, produced one of the worlds most iconic airliners. Lockheed had been working on the L-044 Excalibur, a four-engine, pressurised airliner, since 1937. In 1939, Trans World Airlines, at the instigation of major stockholder Howard Hughes, requested a ......
Author: Lambeth, Benjamin S.Code: 60264Price:AU $82.88Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:01/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
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).