Author: Kopanski, Tomasz J.Code: 51917Price:AU $30.00Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:26/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The illustrated history of Poland's World War II Army co-operation aircraft and attack bomber in 1939, featuring scale plans, period photographs and specially commissioned colour artwork profiles.
An Army Pilot Flying for the Marines in the Vietnam WarAuthor: Caryl, Raymond G.Code: 52128Price:AU $44.00Format: Hardback / 264 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:26/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Provides unique insights into the role of the tactical air controller, airborne as seen through the eyes of one of the pilots who flew low-flying, unarmed, single-engine aircraft in support of ground units in the Vietnam War. The book details the tactics, manoeuvres, and dangers experienced by the pilots and aerial observers flying these missions.
Author: Browntrout PublishersCode: 51480Price:AU $24.99Format: CalendarPublisher: BROWNTROUT PUBLISHERS Published date:26/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Battles that altered the course of history. Missions that made servicemen into heroes. Aircraft that brought the Allies to victory. From the renowned military experts at Osprey Publishing, an awe-inspiring and ingeniously designed new calendar explores military aircrafts from the years 1939–45. Every month, exploded views illuminate a vintage ......
RAF Flight Engineers at WarAuthor: Pateman, ColinCode: 51699Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:22/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
During the Second World War the need for an on-board technical expert to join the Bomber Crews evolved. The various systems on the latest 4-engined 'Heavy Bombers', namely the Handley Page Halifax, Shorts Stirling and Avro Lancaster witnessed the development of Flight Engineers. This book provides the reader with an explanation of the origin of ......
The Axis Powers V-1 Carrying Capital ShipAuthor: Jabes, D.Code: 51697Price:AU $59.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:22/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
From late 1941 Italy had been developing a secret project with her German allies to move the V1 wunderwaffen aboard aircraft carriers. Hitler required one million victims to get the British and American governments on their knees and force them to sign an honourable ceasefire. The personal archives of Ansaldo's naval architect Lino Campagnoli ......
The First All Weather British FighterAuthor: Watson, I.Code: 51700Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:22/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
During the plunging temperature of the early Cold War years the RAF found itself increasingly in need of a truly all-weather high performance fighter. There were two leading designs available as prototypes in 1951; the DH110 from de Havilland and from Gloster, the GA5. These were to become respectively, the Sea Vixen and the Javelin. Neither was a ......
The RAF's Battle of Britain StalwartAuthor: MacKay, Ron, Jr.Code: 52125Price:AU $29.71Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:20/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The Hawker Hurricane has rightly earned its place in military aviation annals. Although only preceding the Spitfire by four months in its prototypic launch, the Hawker machine was available in measurably greater numbers by the Battle of Britain, a very critical stage of WWII for Britain and its Empire. Its rugged qualities saw use in the ......
The Story of the Royal Air Force 1918-2018Author: Lepine, MikeCode: 51696Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: DANAAN PUBLISHING Published date:16/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
RAF 100 celebrates and commemorates 100 years of the Royal Air Force with access to rare RAF archives, Mike Lepine uses photographs and documents to bring the story of the people, planes and missions to life as never before.
The Deadliest Airborne Operation of World War IIAuthor: Beevor, AntonyCode: 52009Price:AU $52.03Format: Hardback / 480 pages Publisher: VIKING Published date:11/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The prizewinning historian and internationally bestselling author of D-Day reconstructs the devastating airborne battle of Arnhem in this gripping new account. On September 17, 1944, General Kurt Student, the founder of Nazi Germany's parachute forces, heard the groaning roar of airplane engines. He went out onto his balcony above the flat ......
A History of the Untouchable Spy PlaneAuthor: Hamilton-Paterson, JamesCode: 52108Price:AU $23.71Format: Paperback / 232 pages Publisher: PEGASUS ENTERTAINMENT Published date:11/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The fascinating story of the spy plane SR-71 Blackbird--the fastest manned aircraft in the history of aviation.
One Hundred Defining Moments from the Royal Air Force 1918-2018Author: Addington, ScottCode: 51704Price:AU $32.99Format: Hardback / 220 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date:11/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
2018 marks the centenary of the formation of the Royal Air Force. Founded in the final months of the Great War, this book provides the greatest facts and figures relating to the RAF. Who were the original Aces? What was the longest mission undertaken? How much did the heaviest bomb weigh? Who flew the most sorties? What was the fastest speed ever ......
Author: Forsyth, RobertCode: 52135Price:AU $26.50Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:06/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Dornier Do 335 was conceived as a high-speed, all-weather fighter, and represented the pinnacle of piston-engined aircraft design. The Do 335 was a big aircraft, weighing just over 10,000kg when laden with fuel, equipment, and pilot, yet powered by two Daimler-Benz DB 603 engines, it was capable of reaching a maximum speed of 750km/h at ......
Author: Warner, CarlCode: 51702Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:06/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This book offers a powerfully intimate account of the Battle of Britain, related by young pilots in their most unguarded moments, talking with their chaplain. Guy Mayfield was the Station Chaplain at the Royal Air Force's Duxford base in the summer of 1940, and his diary is full of stories told by the pilots in his charge during that period of ......
Boeing's Iconic Bomber from 1952 to the PresentAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 52095Price:AU $29.71Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:01/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
One of America's most famous aircraft, the Boeing B-52 Stratofortress continues to form the backbone of the US nuclear deterrent, and it has also become the nation's principle heavy tactical bomber. It has filled this role since the the early years of the Cold War, the heavy bombing raids during the Vietnam War, and recently in Iraq and ......
The B-52s are sent to HanoiAuthor: Michel III, MarshallCode: 52314Price:AU $27.98Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:30/08/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
After the failed April 1972 invasion of South Vietnam and the heavy US tactical bombing raids in the Hanoi area, the North Vietnamese agreed to return to the Paris peace talks, yet very quickly these negotiations stalled. In an attempt to end the war quickly and 'persuade' the North Vietnamese to return to the negotiating table, President Nixon ......
Author: Peczkowski, RobertCode: 51404Price:AU $30.95Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:25/08/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Technical history of the G variants of Germany's most famous WWII fighter plane, illustrated with colour artwork, scale plans and photographs.
Owners Workshop ManualAuthor: Howard, LeeCode: 51133Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:13/08/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
With an active service life of more than 40 years with the Royal Navy
and the RAF, the Westland Wessex was one of the most versatile
helicopters of the Cold War. Its duties included Commando and Special
Forces insertions during the Falklands War, anti-submarine warfare,
search and rescue, as well as battlefield troop transport and ......
The First One Hundred YearsAuthor: Buckley, JohnCode: 52380Price:AU $40.00Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS Published date:05/08/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The story of the Royal Air Force, from its creation as the first major independent air force in the world in 1918, through World War and Cold War, to the struggle against jihadi terrorism in the 21st century.
True Tales from Pilots of the Hawker HunterAuthor: Pike, RichardCode: 51531Price:AU $26.46Format: Paperback / 186 pages Publisher: GRUB Published date:01/08/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
From Richard Pike, author of Grub Street's bestselling Lightning Boys series, comes Hunter Boys, a fascinating insight into the experiences of those who flew the iconic Hawker Hunter - an aircraft known affectionately to many as `Queen of the Skies'.
True Tales from Pilots of the English Electric LightningAuthor: Pike, RichardCode: 51532Price:AU $26.46Format: Paperback / 190 pages Publisher: GRUB Published date:01/08/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
In an international study, the Lightning was voted the fifth most popular military aircraft of all time. It has many thousands of devotees who are a ready market for this entertaining book which relates the highs and lows, the dramas and the demands of those who operated this iconic aircraft from the sharp end.
Author: Davies, WillCode: 52350Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 336 pages Publisher: VINTAGE Published date:01/08/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
In March 1918, with the fear of a one-million-man American army landing in France, the Germans attacked. In response, Australian soldiers were involved in a number of engagements, culminating in the Second Battle of Villers-Bretonneux and the saving of Amiens, and Paris, from German occupation. Then came General John Monashs first victory as ......
True Tales from Operators of Military and Civilian RotorcraftAuthor: Pike, RichardCode: 51533Price:AU $40.74Format: Hardback / 184 pages Publisher: GRUB Published date:01/08/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Helicopter Boys is the latest addition to Grub Street's Boys series from acclaimed author Richard Pike, exploring the role of helicopters in military and civilian situations. With over fourteen contributors, Helicopter Boys contains stories of the diverse nature of helicopter operations.
Images of WarAuthor: Franks, NormanCode: 51583Price:AU $30.54Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:30/07/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
New addition to the Images of War series, focussing on the Sopwith Camels flown over Italy during the First World War and the victories achieved by the pilots who flew them.
Britain's Lost Cold War Strike AircraftAuthor: McClelland, TimCode: 51070Price:AU $42.95Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:25/07/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A detailed yet eminently readable photographic history of the development of the TSR-2, with photographs drawn from the BAE Systems Heritage archive at Warton. It will concentrate on the aircraft development rather than the political background to the story. The author has researched original sources from the BAe archives at Warton Heritage ......
French Air Operations and Strategy 1900-1940Author: Baughen, GregCode: 51125Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:15/07/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
On 10 May 1940, the French possessed one of the largest air forces in the world. On paper, it was nearly as strong as the RAF. Six weeks later, France had been defeated. For a struggling French Army desperately looking for air support, the skies seemed empty of friendly planes. In the decades that followed, the debate raged. Were there unused ......
A Pictorial HistoryAuthor: Wilson, KeithCode: 50204Price:AU $28.43Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:14/07/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
On 1 April 1918, the Royal Air Force came into being and on 1 April 2018, the RAF celebrates its first 100 years. The aim of this book is to offer an alternative insight into what has really impacted on the RAF in its first century. Many people will recall Hurricanes and Spitfires standing firm against the invading Luftwaffe but how many will ......
New Guinea 1942Author: Laurier, Jim (Illustrator)Code: 51573Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:13/07/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
After the huge advances made in the early months of the Pacific war, it was in remote New Guinea where the advance of Imperial Japanese Naval Air Force (IJNAF) A6M Zero-sen fighters was first halted due to a series of offensive and defensive aerial battles ranging from treetop height up to 30,000 ft. Initially, the IJNAF fought Australian ......
Author: Forsyth, RobertCode: 51569Price:AU $27.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:13/07/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
In many ways, the Heinkel He 177 'Greif' (Griffon) was Nazi Germany's 'lost' strategic bomber. With some fundamental creases ironed out, and built in large numbers, the He 177 would have offered the Luftwaffe the means with which to carry out long-range, mass bombing attacks against targets of a strategic nature. Although competing interests and ......