16-MonthAuthor: Avonside Publishing Ltd.Code: 55808Price:AU $21.95Format: Calendar / 13 pages Publisher: AVONSIDE Published date:15/10/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2019
The Spitfires calendar for 2020 is perfect for all aviators or WWII enthusiasts. These incredible planes draw in crowds with their legendary silhouettes and will make for a historical addition to your home! The calendar features a 4-month overview at the beginning and includes 13 full colour images. The monthly photographs are accompanied by a ......
Author: Browntrout PublishersCode: 55794Price:AU $19.99Format: CalendarPublisher: BROWNTROUT PUBLISHERS Published date:15/09/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2019
Mankind has flown in airplanes for over a hundred years, yet the grace and power of these beautiful machines never cease to amaze. Invariably, your imagination soars as you fly above beautiful landscapes and into billowing clouds. Classic airplane lovers are sure to appreciate this exquisite square wall calendar featuring breathtaking aerial ......
Author: Jordan, DavidCode: 49585Price:AU $54.98Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: ROUTLEDGE Published date:31/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
Understanding Air Warfare provides the reader with a clear understanding of the key debates surrounding air power, one of the newest and most important forms of modern warfare. The exploitation of the air for military purposes has been a source of much contention since the first employment of aircraft in war by the Italians in 1911. The debate ......
The Early Days of Helicopter OperationsAuthor: David, Taylor,Code: 56798Price:AU $50.93Format: Hardback / 248 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:30/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
There have been many books written about operations during the Indonesian Confrontation and the enormous contribution made by the helicopter squadrons to the successful outcome of hostilities, but almost nothing of a similar nature concerning the Malayan Emergency - until now.
Air War on the SommeAuthor: Jill, Bush,Code: 56802Price:AU $40.72Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:30/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
Using previously unpublished archive material, this biography captures the atmosphere of that extraordinary summer on the Somme, when pilots lived in the stretch and sag of nerves'.
My Decade as a Pilot in Hitler's LuftwaffeAuthor: Johannes, Kaufmann,Code: 56737Price:AU $40.72Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:30/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
A gripping first-hand tale of life in the Luftwaffe.
The Full Story of a Unique Battle of Britain Fighter SquadronAuthor: Sarkar, DilipCode: 56797Price:AU $50.93Format: Hardback / 296 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:30/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
A highly-detailed but eminently readable book covering the aviation, military, social and political history involved - focusing on the human experience and sacrifice involved.
Fairchild Republic's Warthog at WarAuthor: Neubeck, KenCode: 56788Price:AU $30.97Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
The Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II, commonly nicknamed the "Warthog" due to its unusual and ungainly appearance, became the most effective close-air-support aircraft that has ever served for the US Air Force and Air National Guard. Designed around the GAU-8/A Avenger autocannon, the aircraft was a highly effective tank killer during ......
AirliftersAuthor: Cox, GeorgeCode: 56793Price:AU $56.02Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:28/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
This book charts the history of the US airlifter from its origins in World War II to today's transport giants. In doing so, it reveals and describes numerous designs which never saw the light of day, examining the thinking behind them and giving insights into why they did, or did not, succeed.
The Luftwaffe's FighterDestroyer in World War IIAuthor: MacKay, Ron, Jr.Code: 56789Price:AU $30.97Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
The concept of a twin-engine fighter that could accompany bomber formations and effectively drive off defending fighters was the rationale behind the creation of the Messerschmitt Bf 110. Initial operations during 1939a40 seemed to justify its existence, but the generally weak level of aerial opposition bred a false sense of security among the ......
A month-by-month guide to commercial aircraft maiden flightsAuthor: Cartledge, MartynCode: 56792Price:AU $30.54Format: PaperbackPublisher: DESTINWORLD PUBLISHING LTD. Published date:28/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
This comprehensive reference manual charts many of the world's most important airliners and commercial aircraft through their first flights. With each you'll learn important facts about the aircraft's development history, the airlines that flew it, and its vital statistics.
Author: Hale, JulianCode: 56787Price:AU $16.28Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: SHIRE Published date:27/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
Amy Johnson and Amelia Earhart may be the most famous trailblazing women within the world of early aviation, but there were many others. From the Wright brothers' sister Katherine, who was awarded the Legion d'honneur, to Mary, Lady Heath, the first woman to pilot a light aircraft from South Africa to England, the history of aviation is peppered ......
The Moon Odyssey ExplainedAuthor: Ferguson, NormanCode: 56717Price:AU $22.39Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:21/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
A miscellany of facts, figures and stories from the Apollo mission programme, representing the furthest humankind has ever travelled
A Life for AviationAuthor: Comte, MichelCode: 56775Price:AU $116.20Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:18/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
This book is a visual biography of the legendary Swiss aviation pioneer Alfred Comte (1895-1965). Combining historical photos and documents with texts by Comte's son (also Alfred) and grandson, the photographer Michel Comte, the book is the first to comprehensively explore the aviator's extraordinary life and achievements.
From jet fighter pilot to airline captainAuthor: Enright, TomCode: 56774Price:AU $36.99Format: PaperbackPublisher: HARPER COLLINS NZ Published date:17/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
A New Zealand squadron leader, flying-boat captain and airliner pilot on a life of aerial adventure Planes were rarely seen above the small Central Otago sheep-farming town of Ranfurly in the 1940s. Yet as a young boy, Tom Enright had a fascination with the skies that quickly developed into a longing to become a pilot. He joined the RNZAF as an ......
Author: Imperial War MuseumsCode: 52443Price:AU $9.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:10/07/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Late on the night of May 16, 1943, Wing Commander Guy Gibson led 617 Squadron of the Royal Air Force on a mission code-named Operation Chastise--an audacious bombing raid across the English Channel. Their aim? Destroy three dams in the Ruhr Valley, the industrial heartland of Germany. The dams were fiercely protected. Torpedo nets in the water ......
The Flight of Alcock and BrownAuthor: McGann, OisinCode: 56764Price:AU $16.28Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: O'BRIEN PRESS LTD Published date:10/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
As the First World War comes to an end, teams of pilots and navigators gather in Newfoundland. The challenge: to be the first to fly non-stop across the Atlantic Ocean.
Insights Into the Design, Construction, Operation and Restoration of theRAF's Outstanding Fighter-Bomber of the Second World WarAuthor: Hoskins, TonyCode: 56762Price:AU $50.93Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:10/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
Rocket-firing Typhoons were the scourge of the Normandy battlefields after D-Day in 1944 and were responsible for inflicting catastrophic losses on the German Army. Typhoons continued with their hazardous tactical support sorties during the Allied advance into Germany, striking at enemy tanks and dog-fighting with German fighters defending the ......
Research, Experimentation and Modification 1939-1945Author: Norton, WilliamCode: 55338Price:AU $85.00Format: Hardback / 448 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:07/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
This book presents a little-known aspect of America's World War II aircraft development in emphasizing unique aircraft or modifications for research in support of aviation development, advancing technology, or meeting combat needs. It describes important areas of aviation maturation in wartime with emphasis on advanced technology.
and the Band of American Aces Who Conquered ItAuthor: Hampton, DanCode: 56751Price:AU $26.32Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: WILLIAM MORROW Published date:03/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
At the dawn of the Cold War, a band of World War II aces gathered in the Mojave Desert on a top secret quest to break the sound barrier. The true story of what happened in those skies has never been told. Speed. In 1947, it represented the difference between victory and annihilation. After Hiroshima, the ability to deliver a nuclear device to ......
The Latter Years - War in the East to the Fall of GermanyAuthor: Goss, ChrisCode: 56043Price:AU $30.54Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:02/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
The iconic German fighter of the Second World War examined through its service in the latter years of the Second World War.
Scale PlansAuthor: Karnas, DariuszCode: 56724Price:AU $18.33Format: PaperbackPublisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:28/06/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2019
Scale plans in 1/72, 1/48 and 1/32 of the P-51B/C & F-6C Mustang.A3 size pages in A4 pb.12 A3 size scale plans
Northrop Grummanas Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar SystemAuthor: Santana, SergioCode: 56092Price:AU $30.97Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:28/06/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2019
This book is the first dedicated exclusively to Boeing-Northrop Grumman's E-8 Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar SystemaJSTARSaAmerica's current-day ground surveillance, battle management, and command and control aircraft. The E-8's complete history, from the early origins of the JSTARS concept to the latest available information on current ......