Focke-Wulf Fw 190 A, F and G 2019Author: Sharp, DanCode: 57863Price:AU $25.52Format: PaperbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:18/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
"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. "
RAF Decoys and Visual Deception in WWIIAuthor: An Official HistoryCode: 58190Price:AU $51.89Format: Hardback / 256 pages Published date:20/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
Comprehensive study of one of Britain's most successful undertakings of the 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 ......
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:01/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
The story of the grim air battle to save Malta, waged in part with only a few battle-scarred Spitfires.
The Battle Against the Flying BombsAuthor: Thomas, Graham ACode: 58981Price:AU $26.96Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:12/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
A detailed account of the battle to defeat the V-1 Flying Bomb threat against the UK in 1944 and 1945.
Author: Birtles, PhilipCode: 59005Price:AU $37.36Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:16/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
At Hatfield Aerodrome de Havilland created the WW2 Mosquito, the first multi role combat aircraft. De Havilland companies pioneered turbojet development, leading to the Comet, the world's first commercial jet airliner. De Havilland developed guided missiles and the Blue Streak rocket. The DH 108 was the first aircraft exceed Mach 1 outside the ......
At the Controls of Us Cold War Aerial IntelligenceAuthor: Richardson, Robert L.Code: 58857Price:AU $62.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:28/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
The history of Cold War reconnaissance in the words of the man who proved the aircraft, commanded the units, and flew the missions. This is the biography of pilot Col. William Gregory, whose astonishing career with the CIA and the US Air Force encompassed the attempts by US intelligence to understand Cold War Soviet Union.
Culture and the Fear of Airborne Attack in Inter-War BritainAuthor: Haapamaki, MicheleCode: 58867Price:AU $60.17Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: BLOOMSBURY Published date:30/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
In the first half of the 20th century the possibility of flight opened up entirely new avenues of thought and exploration. In the age of H.G. Wells and Biggles, the opening up of the air to balloons and planes- the Royal Flying Corps was founded in 1912 - appealed to concepts of courage and bravery which would be both encouraged and undermined by ......
Thrilling Personal Reminiscences from a Fighter Pilot and LeaderAuthor: Peacock-Edwards, Air Commodore RickCode: 58829Price:AU $49.11Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: GRUB STREET Published date:30/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
Rate of Climb is an original and continually entertaining biography, drawing on previously unpublished family and archival material, from a leading ex-RAF fighter pilot who flew Lightnings, Phantoms, Tonrado F2/3s and other high-performance aircraft.