A HistoryAuthor: Simons, Graham M.Code: 50273Price:AU $47.41Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:30/01/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2018
The Boeing 707 family - that includes the forerunner Model 367-80, the KC-135 series of military transports and the slightly smaller Model 720 - was the pioneer of the sweptback wing, incorporating podded engines borrowed from the B-47 military bomber. It was the aircraft that many regard as the design that really ushered in the Jet-Age. This ......
In RAF Coastal Command ServiceAuthor: Stitt, Robert M.Code: 48753Price:AU $57.95Format: Paperback / 260 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:02/11/2017Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2017
Rejected as a bomber by the RAF, the B-17 was used extensively as a long-range maritime reconnaissance aircraft by Coastal Command. This book tells the fascinating story of these operations, a vital but often overlooked part of the fight against the U-Boats. All the aircraft involved are listed, and the tedious but essential work of their crews ......
Owners Workshop ManualAuthor: Wicks, RobertCode: 49933Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: ICON BOOKS LTD Published date:02/11/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Airbus A380 is the world's most recognised and most talked about airliner since the Boeing 747 and Concorde appeared in the skies in the late 1960s. Designed to challenge Boeing's monopoly in the large-aircraft market, it made its first flight in April 2005, entering commercial service two years later with Singapore Airlines.This jet has ......
Boeing's F/A-18 A-D Hornets of the USN and USMCAuthor: Elward, BradCode: 49637Price:AU $29.32Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:30/10/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
This book is a concise, illustrated history of the US Navy and Marine Corps' most versatile jet strike fighter, the Boeing F/A-18 A-D Legacy Hornet. Presenting an historical perspective of the Legacy Hornet from its origins through today's use in the fleet, this edition explores the aircraft's various model upgrades and variants. The F/A-18 began ......
The Worlds JetlinerAuthor: Dornseif, DanielCode: 48809Price:AU $87.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:28/08/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
First launched in 1965, the Boeing 737, by many measures, is the most successful and long-standing jetliner in the history of aviation. This volume provides an in-depth look into the story of this extremely significant jetliner and the environment that has contributed to this amazing story. Many of the actual people who designed, marketed, and ......
The Design and Operational HistoryAuthor: Forsgren, JanCode: 48877Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:05/07/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
More than 33,000 Messerchmitt Bf 109s were built between 1935 and 1945, making it the second-most produced warplane of all time. Its baptism of fire was in Spain during the Spanish Civil War of 1936-39. The Bf 109 was the mainstay of Luftwaffe fighter squadrons, and the favoured choice of most of the Luftwaffe's fighter aces. Luftwaffe Bf 109 ......
Author: Van Herbruggen, GuyCode: 47190Price:AU $49.98Format: Hardback / 250 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:01/05/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
McDonnell created the MD-11 in the early 1990s. A lack of resources and time meant the MD-11 was a sales flop with a questionable safety record but also a unique three-engined machine in the twin-jet era, and enjoyed a long and interesting career both in passenger operations and freight hauling. A fascinating chapter in the history of the Jet Age.
Origins, Experimental Prototypes and Weapon SystemsAuthor: Fildes, David W.Code: 47199Price:AU $42.29Format: Paperback / 496 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:30/04/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The book recounts the Vulcan's final raid in the Falklands War and sat in the best-seller charts for months after initial publication.
Author: Peczkowski, RobertCode: 48631Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 140 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:28/04/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Illustrated history of the evolution of the 'Emil' version of Germany's most famous WWII fighter aircraft, featuring over thirty colour plates, wartime photographs and technical drawings.
Author: Simons, Graham M.Code: 48286Price:AU $52.88Format: Hardback / 318 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:03/04/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A full and comprehensive history of De Havilland Enterprises.
Owners'Workshop ManualAuthor: Douglas, GraemeCode: 47648Price:AU $24.99Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:20/03/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Spearhead of the US 8th Air Forces daylight bomber offensive over Germany and north-west Europe in the Second World War, the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress has become one of the most famous and best-known bomber aircraft of all time. The B-17 is the latest classic aircraft to receive the Haynes Manual treatment, with French-owned and operated ......
American WarriorAuthor: Herman, ArthurCode: 48118Price:AU $34.57Format: Paperback / 960 pages Publisher: PRESIDIO PRESS Published date:05/02/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The new, definitive life of General Douglas MacArthur from Pulitzer Prize finalist Arthur Herman.
The History of an Aircraft Company in PhotographsAuthor: Holmes, HarryCode: 47275Price:AU $39.98Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:02/02/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The story of A.V. Roe and Company Ltd (Avro) begins in the very earliest years of aviation, only a few years after man's first powered flight. Alliot Verdon Roe was one of Britain's pioneer aviators and in 1910 he founded the company that bears his name. Famous for well-designed, reliable aeroplanes, Avro's greatest achievements were two bombers, ......
An Insight into Owning, Flying and Maintaining the Iconic Jumbo JetAuthor: Chris WoodCode: 47783Price:AU $24.95Format: Hardback / 168 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:08/09/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
When the Boeing 747 first flew commercially in 1970 it ushered in a new era of affordable air travel. Often referred to by the nickname Jumbo Jet, the 747 was the worlds first wide-body commercial airliner and its advent has proved to be one of the major milestones in aviation history. The centrepiece of this Haynes Manual is the 747-400, which ......
Author: Bowman, Martin W.Code: 39890Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 168 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:31/07/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Founded in 1916 by William E. Boeing, a wealthy timber merchant, the mighty Boeing Company's 100-year history spans decades of rich achievement and technological development. Beginning with the manufacture of seaplanes, fighters and, from the 1930s onwards, huge bombers, Boeing pioneered innovative transports - gigantic airliners, missiles, ......
The Story of the Great Canadian Cold War Combat Jet - in Pictures and DoAuthor: Miller, LawrenceCode: 40116Price:AU $65.00Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: JAMES LORIMER & COMPANY LTD Published date:28/07/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Using hundreds of photos, most in colour, along with original documents, this book tells the amazing story of the construction and demolishment of the Avro Arrow -- a key development in Canada's Cold War history.
Author: Fredrickson, JohnCode: 40120Price:AU $39.27Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: ARCADIA Published date:04/07/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
In 1916, an airplane company was established in the previous Heath shipyard along the Duwamish River, situated a short distance south of Seattle s Elliott Bay. Work on the first two airplanes was already well underway as the articles of incorporation for Pacific Aero Products Company established three Seattle residents as the principals, William ......
More Than a TankerAuthor: Hopkins, Robert S., IIICode: 40521Price:AU $69.95Format: Hardback / 360 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:30/06/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
* Fully updated and revised edition of a bestseller * Complete history of 80+ types, most by serial number * 300 original and new photographs * Newly declassified operational material * Renown author and former KC-135, EC-135, and RC-135 pilot
1952 Onwards (B2 Model)Author: Dr Alfred PriceCode: 38337Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:02/06/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The awesome Avro Vulcan is an enduring image of the Cold War era when the world stood on the brink of nuclear annihilation. For many years the RAF's delta-wing jet bomber was the cornerstone of Britain's nuclear deterrent. Read about the Vulcan's operational history and take a close-up look at its construction. Discover what it takes to own and ......
The Original Multirole Combat AircraftAuthor: Birtles, Philip J.Code: 46299Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/12/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
de Havilland Mosquito: The Original Multirole Combat Aircraft covers the creation, design and development of the beloved Mosquito that was built in Britain, Canada and Australia, followed by service during the Second World War in Britain, Europe and Asia. The Mosquito was initially designed as a twin Rolls-Royce Merlin-powered unarmed bomber with ......
Warrior Queen of the USAFAuthor: Remak, JeanetteCode: 49065Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:17/12/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The B-52 entered service in 1955 and lived through the Cold War, being on alert 24/7. It saw service in the Vietnam War and in the deserts of the Middle East in Operation Desert Storm. Of 744 that were built 85 of 'H' model still remain in service. 60 years of service, and many battle scars later, still the B-52 remains Queen of the skies of War.
Owners' Workshop ManualAuthor: Simon HowlettCode: 38012Price:AU $59.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:04/12/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
An insight into the design, operation, maintenance and restoration of the USA's giant long-range heavy bomber The Boeing B-29 Superfortress has carved its name in history as the bomber aircraft that dropped the world's first ever H-bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945
Author: Calver, DenisCode: 37633Price:AU $32.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:05/11/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The revolutionary British-designed Harrier or Jump Jet combat aircraft is capable of Vertical/Short Take-off and Landing (V/STOL). During the Falklands War in 1982 RAF and Fleet Air Arm Harriers and Sea Harriers flew in action against the invading Argentinean forces. RAF Harriers have also seen active service over Bosnia, in Desert Storm 1 and 2, ......
Author: Dr. Alfred PriceCode: 37731Price:AU $12.99Format: Hardback / 64 pages Publisher: ANNESS PUBLISHING Published date:31/08/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
This is an illustrated guide shown in over 75 images. It is a fascinating history of the Messerschmitt 109, from its maiden flight in 1935 through to the redesigned versions that flew during the final months of World War II. It includes complete technical specifications detailing the Messerschmitt 109s armament, power plant, dimensions, weight and ......
An Illustrated HistoryAuthor: Paul E. EdenCode: 37882Price:AU $64.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: ADVANTAGE POINT PUBLISHING Published date:27/08/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Commercial air travel began just over a century ago. In that time, there have been groundbreaking civilian aircraft, such as flying boats, the first pressurized cabin aircraft, jet and supersonic aircraft, as well as immense changes in the capacity of aircraft - in the 1920s aircraft could carry 20 passengers, today it can be up to 800 passengers. ......
100 Years of BoeingAuthor: Russ BanhamCode: 37641Price:AU $65.00Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: CHRONICLE BOOKS Published date:04/08/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Over the course of a century, the Boeing Company has grown from a small outfit operating out of a converted boathouse—producing a single pontoon plane made from canvas and wood—into the worlds largest aerospace company. The thrilling story of the celebrated organization is one filled with ambition, ingenuity and a passion to exceed expectations. ......
The Legend Behind the LancasterAuthor: Kirby, RobertCode: 37981Price:AU $84.99(was
AU $99.99)Format: Hardback / 480 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/08/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The definitive book about the Avro Manchester - the bomber that was to lead to the "war-winning" Lancaster
All Marks 1951 - 91Author: Wilson, KeithCode: 37980Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:09/07/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
With a design lineage that stretches back to the legendary Avro Lancaster and its successor the Avro Lincoln, the Avro Shackleton has a distinguished parentage. The Shackleton first entered service with the RAF in 1951 serving for 40 years.
True Tales from UK Operators of the McDonnell Douglas F-4Author: Richard PikeCode: 37216Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: GRUB STREET Published date:01/06/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
From Richard Pike, best-selling author of Hunter Boys and The Lightning Boys series comes the newest addition to Grub Streets popular Boys series; Phantom Boys. Originally developed for the US Navy, this twin-engined supersonic long-range fighter-bomber first flew in the spring of 1958. It then entered service for the US Navy in 1961, and in 1969 ......
Author: Stephen SlaterCode: 37178Price:AU $34.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:02/04/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The de Havilland Tiger Moth biplane is an iconic and instantly recognisable aircraft. It is also one of a handful of planes that attracts the widest possible recognition outside the specialist group. Of nearly 10,000 built, it is thought that more than 1,000 Tiger Moths still survive over six decades on, and over half remain airworthy. They are ......
Author: Dr Stephen SkinnerCode: 37086Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date:01/03/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Hawker Siddeleys history can be traced back to 1912 and the formation of the Sopwith Aviation Company by Tom Sopwith which metamorphosed into Hawker Aircraft after World War One. In 1934-35, Gloster, Avro, Armstrong Siddeley, Armstrong Whitworth and others were taken over to create the Hawker Siddeley Group. The Group built some of the most ......
Author: Paul GallicoCode: 49089Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date:01/03/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A story of great daring, imagination and unparalleled human courage - the biography of an aircraft which came to personify toughness and audacity.
Author: Planes TVCode: 37142Price:AU $49.95Format: DVD / 240 mins Publisher: PLANESTV.COM Published date:01/01/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The historic UK tour by the Canadian Lancaster features in this long and nostalgic look at this years Vulcan and Lancaster displays.
We recorded "Veras" arrival, departure and several shows where she was accompanied by PA474, the Battle of Britain memorial Flight Lancaster. Also the emotional flybys with PA474 at East Kirkby over the taxying ......
1972 Onwards (All Marks)Author: Davies, SteveCode: 37097Price:AU $29.95(was
AU $39.95)Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:06/11/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
An insight into operating, flying and maintaining the USAFs all-weather tactical jet fighter. Considered to be among the most successful of modern jet fighters with 104 aerial combat victories to its credit (with no losses) the McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle twin-engine all-weather tactical jet fighter entered service with the USAF in 1976 and is ......
Author: Geoff JonesCode: 39746Price:AU $39.95(was
AU $55.00)Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/11/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A stunning pictorial tribute to the Douglas DC-3, aka the beloved 'Dakota', in glorious colour