Defence Of The Realm 1936-1945Author: Mackay, R.Code: 57046Price:AU $89.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:18/11/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This book covers the period between the creation in 1936 of Fighter Command and the end of WWII. It purports to demonstrate how a dangerously outmoded structure was transformed through the impetus of a feral aerial conflict into an operational force that effectively challenged and finally helped bring about the Luftwaffe's comprehensive demise.
Panic Fighters of the Second World WarAuthor: Miranda, JustoCode: 58068Price:AU $58.93Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:05/12/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2019
When nothing seemed able to contain the German advance, France, Great Britain and the USSR developed several programs of emergency fighters, as did Australia, to face the Japanese expansion. At the time the course of events switched, it was the Axis powers that had to create their own last resource designs of PANIC FIGHTERS, some of them suicidal.
A Personal Account of Ten Weeks of War, April-June 1942Author: Barnham, DenisCode: 57881Price:AU $25.52Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:10/12/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2019
The story of the grim air battle to save Malta, waged in part with only a few battle-scarred Spitfires.
Images of WarAuthor: Bowman, Martin W.Code: 50315Price:AU $32.22Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:15/12/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2019
If ever there was a real pilots aeroplane it was the Hunter; an outstanding multi-purpose aircraft which excelled in the roles of interceptor fighter, ground attack, reconnaissance, research vehicle and two-seater trainer, not forgetting its dramatic formation aerobatic performances. The Hunter is one of the worlds greatest aircraft. For three ......
Jet Fighters 1939 -1945Author: Sharp, DanCode: 57864Price:AU $54.02Format: HardbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:15/12/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2019
"Germany's air ministry was quick to grasp the potential of the jet engine as early as 1938 and by 1939 several German aircraft manufacturers were already working on fighter designs that would utilise this new form of propulsion. Rocket engines too were seen as the way of the future and companies were commissioned to design fighters around them."
Focke-Wulf Fw 190 A, F and G 2019Author: Sharp, DanCode: 57863Price:AU $25.52Format: PaperbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:18/12/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2019
"When it appeared in the skies over Europe in 1941, the Focke-Wulf Fw 190 A was the best fighter in the world. It was more than a match for the best Spitfires the RAF could field and began shooting them down in ever-increasing numbers. Only the introduction of the Spitfire IX with its two-stage supercharged Merlin overturned its supremacy. "
French textAuthor: Lert, FredericCode: 49723Price:AU $107.96Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: EDITIONS HEIMDAL Published date:15/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
A direct successor to the famous Mirage III, the delta-shaped sail, the Mirage 2000 which has been present for over a quarter of a century in the French Air Force. Originally conceived as an interceptor car, this monoreactor has had a remarkable career in France - which is still ongoing - through its two-seat versions intended not only for ......
A Stealth Fighter ChronicleAuthor: Cooper, RichCode: 57886Price:AU $60.00Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: HARPIA PUBLISHING, LLC Published date:15/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
A publication of world-class, unseen images from the final operations of the legendary F-117A Nighthawk `stealth fighter'. Step onto the Holloman flight line; witness the `Silver Stealth' celebrations; relive the last European deployment; witness the last Red Flag exercise and join the last ever air-to-air photo sortie.
Europe 1944-45Author: Forsyth, RobertCode: 57619Price:AU $28.50Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:16/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
Arguably two of the finest fighters built during the course of World War II, the Me 262 and P-51 Mustang heralded new dawns in aircraft performance. Making its operational debut in the summer of 1944, and powered by the Jumo 004 jet engine, the Me 262 outclassed Allied planes in terms of speed and firepower ratio, offering a formidable punch with ......
Nikolay Polikarpov and His Aircraft DesignsAuthor: Maslov, MikhailCode: 56876Price:AU $122.12Format: Hardback / 952 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:19/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
The book which is presented to the reader describes all Polikarpov's original projects, both those put into reality and unimplemented ones. It took the author many years to prepare for the creation of the book.
Fleet Air Arm LegendsAuthor: Willis, MatthewCode: 57906Price:AU $25.52Format: PaperbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:28/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
A history of the Supermarine Seafire - a naval version of the famous Spitfire.
American Aircraft DesignsAuthor: Sharp, DanCode: 57891Price:AU $17.66Format: Spiral bound / 132 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:09/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
The United States Air Force has a proud history of flying the fastest, best equipped and most powerful jet fighters in the world. This bookazine features more than 200 profiles including all 17 of the USAF's front line jet fighters, depicted by renowned artist JP Vieira
The RAF's F.155T/O.R. 329 Fighter ProjectsAuthor: Sharp, DanCode: 57829Price:AU $54.02Format: HardbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:19/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
"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 "
Desperation and Devastation During WW2's Final MonthsAuthor: Sharp, DanCode: 57830Price:AU $49.01Format: HardbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:19/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
"As British and American forces closed in from the west, the Russians pushed in hard from the east, and the RAF and USAAF bombed Germany every night and day, the beleaguered Luftwaffe went all-out in a last effort to defend the Fatherland during the last months of the Second World War."
The Su-9, Su-11 and Su-15: Unsung Soviet Cold War HeroesAuthor: Gordon, YefimCode: 58031Price:AU $105.13Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
Closed in 1949, the Sukhoi Design Bureau was reborn in 1953 to meet an urgent demand for a fast interceptor that would counter the threat posed by NATO bombers. It wasted no time developing a succession of missile-armed, Mach 2 interceptors characterised by delta wings; the single-engined Su-9 entered service in 1960, followed by the up-armed ......