A HistoryAuthor: M, Simons, GrahamCode: 55507Price:AU $65.99Format: Hardback / 280 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:05/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The British Overseas Airways Corporation was the British state-owned airline created in 1940 by the merger of Imperial Airways and British Airways Ltd. This is a comprehensive and well-researched history of the company, from origin to closure.
Legality, Morality, and Utility of Unmanned Combat SystemsAuthor: Jackson, John E.Code: 55535Price:AU $45.10Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:03/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Provides an interesting and informative review of how robotic and unmanned systems are impacting every aspect of American life, from how we fight our wars to how we play to how we grow our food. The book features chapters from a dozen experts, researchers, and operators of the sophisticated systems that have become ubiquitous around the world.
The Complete Inside StoryAuthor: Trubshaw, BrianCode: 55170Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:01/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The inside story of this world-famous supersonic passenger jet by the former British chief test pilot
Inside Britain's Drone WarsAuthor: Lee, PeterCode: 55499Price:AU $37.95Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: JOHN BLAKE PUBLISHIDUP1NOTUSED Published date:18/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This unique insight into RAF Reaper operations in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria is based on unprecedented research access to the Reaper squadrons and personnel at RAF Waddington in Lincolnshire and Creech Air Force Base in Nevada, USA. The author has observed lethal missile strikes against Islamic State jihadists in Syria and Iraq alongside the ......
Aerospatiale/BacAuthor: Macdonald, LeneyCode: 52457Price:AU $25.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:06/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Written by two of British Airways most experienced Concorde flight crew, the Concorde Manual is the latest aircraft manual from Haynes, following on from the acclaim received by the Spitfire Manual. Concentrating on the technical and engineering aspects of Concorde, this manual gives rare insights into owning, operating, servicing and flying ......
Flying Boats of the 1930s and 1940sAuthor: Bain, CharlesCode: 52454Price:AU $89.99Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:20/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The history of some of history's most interesting, and strangest, flying boats! High Hulls delves into the stories of beautiful and unusual aircraft from a vanished time. Both ship and plane, these machines covered the globe in the 1930s and 1940s, performing a multitude of tasks. This book reveals the history of over thirty of these amazing ......
Britain's Most Successful AirlinerAuthor: Oliver, DavidCode: 55469Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:15/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Accompanied by previously unpublished photographs. The quiet, rugged and versatile jet favoured by the Royal Squadron and airlines worldwide.
The Flying Legend Who Brought Aviation to the MassesAuthor: Cruddas, ColinCode: 55486Price:AU $65.99Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:14/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Much-needed biography of one of aviation's greatest characters, providing an exciting account of a daring man during the formative years of air transportation.
Charles A. Lindbergh's Famous Transatlantic Ryan MonoplaneAuthor: Marriott, LeoCode: 52090Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:13/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Haynes Spirit of St Louis Manual covers the amazing personal story of Charles A. Lindbergh and his epic transatlantic flight in 1927; the design and construction of the original Ryan Monoplane Spirit of St Louis, including full technical details of its airframe and engine; the story of building the replica Spirit of St Louis by SOS2, ......
Author: Gardner, BobCode: 55548Price:AU $42.99Format: Paperback / 188 pages Publisher: AVIATION SUPPLIES & ACADEMICS Published date:10/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Teaching the fundamentals of flying multi-engine aircraft as well as the aerodynamic laws that govern multi-engine flight, this handbook helps students prepare for the multiengine rating for a pilot license. It details instrument flight rules systems, procedures and regulations, radio navigation, flight plans, and cockpit organisation.
A Flight Instructor's Guide to Scenario-based TrainingAuthor: McMahon, ArlynnCode: 55547Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 250 pages Publisher: AVIATION SUPPLIES & ACADEMICS Published date:10/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Offers a guide to scenario-based instruction. This book features guidelines and tips that help flight instructors expand their practices to go beyond the FAA practical test standards and numerous topics are covered such as systematic risk reduction, critical thinking, and effective grading and evaluation.
Tales of Displaying Classic Historic AircraftAuthor: Brooke, MikeCode: 54341Price:AU $32.55Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:03/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Following the first four books describing his long career as a military pilot Mike Brooke completes the story with more tales of flying at airshows during the 1980s and 1990s. He also gives the reader a fascinating insight into flying and operation of many historic aircraft, from an Edwardian triplane to a classic jet fighter. This typically ......
1931 (S1595 and S1596)Author: Pegram, RalphCode: 52463Price:AU $49.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:02/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
1931 (S1595 and S1596
On 13 September 1931 the Schneider Trophy was won outright for Britain on Southampton Water by Flt Lt John Boothman flying Supermarine S6B, S1595, with a record-breaking average speed of 379.08mph.
Ralph Pegram relates the story of the Schneider Trophy competitions and describes the ......
How Wilbur Wright Solved the Problem of Manned FlightAuthor: Hazelgrove, WilliamCode: 55514Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PROMETHEUS BOOKS Published date:20/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
"This book is the first deconstruction of the Wright Brothers' myth. They were not -- as we have all come to believe--two halves of the same apple. Each had a distinctive role in creating the first 'flying machine'."--Provided by publisher.
Owners' Workshop ManualAuthor: Kennedy, CharlesCode: 51713Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:09/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Built by Boeing Commercial Airplanes, the 707 narrow body jet airliner first flew in 1957 and entered revenue service with Pan American World Airways in 1958. Versions of the aircraft have a capacity from 140 to 219 passengers and a range of 2,500 to 5,750 nautical miles. Developed as Boeing's first jet airliner, the 707 is a swept-wing design ......
Spotlight OnAuthor: Rys, MarekCode: 51552Price:AU $30.56Format: Hardback / 42 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:02/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This latest addition to the "Spotlight On" series is a showcase for the superb aviation artwork created for the publisher by the remarkable military illustrator Marek Rys.
Author: Carpenter, RobinCode: 55626Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date:01/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Airbrushing Scale Model Aircraft is a practical guide to the application and techniques of painting aircraft in any scale. It provides guidance on buying airbrushing equipment, setting it up and operating it safely, and offers detailed explanations of how airbrushes and compressors work, alongside their various components. The reader is taken ......
The World's First Jet AirlinerAuthor: Simons, Graham M.Code: 52092Price:AU $33.98Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:26/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A comprehensive, picture rich history of the iconic craft. Includes myriad first hand accounts and photographic illustrations. Features many previously unpublished materials, acquired as a result of the authors complete access to the sprawling De Havilland archive.
The How and Why of the World's Worst Aviation DisasterAuthor: Ziomek, JonCode: 52407Price:AU $38.27Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:23/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The world’s worst air disaster happened more than 40 years ago on a remote Atlantic Ocean island, when two fully loaded 747 passenger jets collided after a horrendous series of human errors.
One of the jets, KLM Flight 4805, was traveling more than 150 miles an hour and was within seconds of lifting off when it ......