Author: Jim LaurierCode: 46103Price:AU $15.00(was
AU $49.99)Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/12/2016Availability:Sold Out
Plunge into the action, and marvel at ten of the best and best-known World War II fighter aircraft! Theres no shortage of fantastic archival aviation photography from World War II. But photos from the period fall short in three major categories: the vast majority are black and white, most were composed under duress, and very few capture moments ......
Tunisia and the End of Africa, November 1942-May 1943Author: Shores, ChristopherCode: 40512Price:AU $30.00(was
AU $99.99)Format: Hardback / 680 pages Publisher: GRUB Published date:29/07/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The third volume in this series returns to November 1942 to explain the background to the first major Anglo-American venture - Operation Torch, the invasion of French North Africa. It deals with the fratricidal combats which followed the initial landings in Morocco and Algeria for several days.
Author: Kolacha, ZbgniewCode: 40637Price:AU $12.00(was
AU $39.99)Format: Hardback / 48 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:28/07/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Latest addition to the 'Spotlight On' series offers 45 full colour plan and profile views of American Corsair fighter aircraft's markings and camouflage in different theatres of WWII.
In the Pilot's Seat of Great Military Aircraft from World War I to TodayAuthor: Donald Nijboer , Photographs by Dan PattersonCode: 38257Price:AU $15.00(was
AU $49.99)Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/06/2016Availability:Sold Out
Climb inside the cockpits of the worlds most famous military aircraft from World War I, World War II to the present day! What was it like to sit in the pilots seat and take control of a P-51 Mustang in World War II? What about an F-14 Tomcat at the height of the Cold War? Or a Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor today? The cockpits of these fighter and ......
An Operational HistoryAuthor: Michael John W. NapierCode: 38334Price:AU $15.30(was
AU $50.99)Format: Hardback / 263 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD Published date:19/05/2016Availability:Sold Out
The RAFs only delta-winged fighter - the Gloster Javelin was also Britains first true All-Weather Fighter. Based in the UK and in Germany, the RAFs Javelin squadrons formed the front line of Britains air defences in the late 1950s and early 1960s. During this time Javelin crews pioneered the operational use of guided missiles and air-to-air ......
Author: Alexander MladenovCode: 38332Price:AU $24.00(was
AU $79.99)Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/04/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Beautifully illustrated with many rare and unpublished photographs, Soviet Cold War Fighters looks at the main development periods of Soviet fighter designs and covers all the important features and developments for each - a total of four generations of fighter were developed from the late 1940s to the early 1980s - that witnessed the most ......
Author: Rick SearleCode: 38041Price:AU $9.90(was
AU $32.99)Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: ALLEN & UNWIN Published date:01/12/2015Availability:Sold Out
Patrick Gordon Bill Taylor was a pioneer of Australian aviation. As a fighter pilot during the First World War, he was awarded the Military Cross and discovered a life-long passion for flight and air navigation. Returning to Australia after the war, he became a close friend of Charles Kingsford Smith; they went on to form an incredible flying ......
Author: Planes TVCode: 37993Price:AU $13.49(was
AU $44.95)Format: DVDPublisher: PLANESTV.COM Published date:29/11/2015Availability:Sold Out
The 2015 IWM Duxford Battle of Britain Anniversary Air Show commemorated the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain. The flying display tells the story of RAF Duxfords pivotal role in this historic WWII aerial battle.
PlanesTV had a big team at the show anxious to record the fabulous 17 Spitfire formation and ensuing tail chase as well as ......
Author: Martin SimonsCode: 37427Price:AU $14.99(was
AU $49.95)Format: Paperback / 270 pages Publisher: SPECIAL INTEREST MODEL BOOKS Published date:31/08/2015Availability:Sold Out
This is the latest edition - fully revised and updated - of the standard textbook on aerodynamic theory, as applied to model flight. Everything is explained in a concise and practical form for those enthusiasts who appreciate that a better understanding of model behaviour is the sure path to greater success and enjoyment, whether just for fun or ......
An Illustrated HistoryAuthor: Paul E. EdenCode: 37882Price:AU $19.50(was
AU $64.99)Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: ADVANTAGE POINT PUBLISHING Published date:27/08/2015Availability:Sold Out
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. ......
Author: Stephen Woolford and Carl WarnerCode: 37331Price:AU $11.99(was
AU $39.95)Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: ANDRE DEUTSCH LTD Published date:04/08/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Experience the evolution of aviation around the world: how it developed as a new means of military combat, how it became the leading mode of international travel, and how it eventually took us to the Moon, all in less than 100 years. From early pioneers such as the Wright brothers, Alcock and Brown, and Louis Bleriot, to the complex technology of ......
Author: BrowntroutCode: 33033Price:AU $7.49(was
AU $24.95)Format: UndefinedPublisher: BROWNTROUT PUBLISHERS Published date:01/07/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
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 wall calendar featuring breathtaking aerial ......
The Wright Brothers, Glenn Curtiss, and the Battle to Control the SkiesAuthor: Lawrence GoldstoneCode: 37496Price:AU $9.00(was
AU $29.99)Format: Paperback / 448 pages Publisher: BALLANTINE BOOKS Published date:21/04/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
From acclaimed historian Lawrence Goldstone comes a thrilling narrative of courage, determination, and competition: the story of the intense rivalry that fueled the rise of American aviation. The feud between this nations great air pioneers, the Wright brothers and Glenn Curtiss, was a collision of unyielding and profoundly American personalities. ......
2015Author: Howard J. CurtisCode: 37733Price:AU $8.99(was
AU $29.95)Format: Paperback / 248 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:01/04/2015Availability:Sold Out
An indispensable publication for any aircraft enthusiast, historian or student of military aviation. This is the most complete listing of all aircraft of the UK Armed Forces: Royal Air Force, Royal Navy, Royal Army, and associated units.
Author: Chris HadfieldCode: 37126Price:AU $5.70(was
AU $18.99)Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: PAN BOOKS Published date:29/01/2015Availability:Sold Out
Colonel Chris Hadfield has spent decades training as an astronaut and has logged nearly 4,000 hours in space. During this time he has broken into a Space Station with a Swiss army knife, disposed of a live snake while piloting a plane, been temporarily blinded while clinging to the exterior of an orbiting spacecraft, and become a YouTube sensation ......
Author: Planes TVCode: 36057Price:AU $14.99(was
AU $49.95)Format: DVD / 240 mins Publisher: PLANESTV.COM Published date:01/01/2015Availability:Sold Out
2014 is the 25th Anniversary of PlanesTV - our first "British Airshows" was released in 1989 - and this year’s British Airshows could be our best yet. Two major events run throughout the season with the 50th Display Season for the RAF Aerobatic Team the world renowned Red Arrows, and the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museums Avro Lancaster tour of ......
Author: PlanesTVCode: 36059Price:AU $12.00(was
AU $39.99)Format: DVD / 82 mins Publisher: PLANESTV.COM Published date:01/01/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
All the highlights for the 2014 Eastbourne 2014 Airshow are here! An incredible 4 day line up of flying. Includes the Battle of Britain memorial flights which was reunited with the Canadian Lancaster bomber, appearing for the first time in over 50 years.
Graphic History of Richthofen's Flying Circus and Air War,WWIIAuthor: Wayne VansantCode: 35591Price:AU $9.00(was
AU $29.99)Format: Paperback / 104 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:08/12/2014Availability:Sold Out
In The Red Baron, graphic artist and author Wayne Vansant illustrates the incredible story of Manfred von Richthofen, whose unparalleled piloting prowess as a member of the Imperial German Army Air Service made him a World War I celebrity, both in the air and on the ground. In his signature style, enjoyed by readers of Normandy and Bombing Nazi ......
Author: Planes TVCode: 37127Price:AU $12.00(was
AU $39.99)Format: DVD / 60 mins Publisher: PLANESTV.COM Published date:01/12/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Firmly established as one of the UKs most popular family days out, Dunfold Wings and Wheels wows crowds of over 40000. The show had an outstanding variety of dynamic aviation and motoring displays, iconic cars, shopping and arena attractions. Best show for years and especially with 2 Avro Lancasters in the sky together.
Author: Tom MoulsonCode: 35687Price:AU $16.50(was
AU $54.99)Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD Published date:19/11/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Imagined by an aristocrat in Whites Club, London in 1925, a part-time squadron of wealthy young men with their own private aircraft was incorporated into a newly-established combat-ready Auxiliary Air Force, first as bombers, then fighters. The pre-war years combined serious training with frivolity and mischief, but the outbreak of war in 1939 ......
Author: Jose FernandezCode: 32693Price:AU $8.70(was
AU $28.99)Format: Paperback / 124 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:19/10/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The F3D was designed after World War II as a carrier-based all-weather night fighter aircraft. It saw service with the United States Navy and United States Marine Corps. While it never achieved the fame of the F-86 Sabre or other contemporary aircraft, it downed several MiG-15s as a night fighter over Korea with only one air-to-air loss. It ......
World's Fighting Aircraft from '45 to the Present DayAuthor: Jim WinchesterCode: 32922Price:AU $15.00(was
AU $49.99)Format: Hardback / 448 pages Publisher: CHARTWELL BOOKS Published date:01/10/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Modern Military Aircraft is a comprehensive guide to the worlds fighting aircraft since World War II, from the earliest jet fighters and basic piston-engined bombers, to todays high-tech and stealthy superfighters. Aircraft featured include: the F-86 Sabre, which fought its way to convincing victory over Russias MiG-15 in the worlds first ......
Author: Bill YenneCode: 33091Price:AU $14.40(was
AU $47.99)Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:15/08/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
What happens when a Seattle planemaker takes the most advanced, longest‐ranged, highest flying super bomber of World War II (the B‐26 Superfortress) and adapts it as the longest‐ranged, highest flying transport of the immediate postwar world? The result was Boeings Model 367, originally conceived as a long‐range transport that would have had a ......
The Creation of Britain's Iconic Jet FighterAuthor: Buttler, TonyCode: 33093Price:AU $12.30(was
AU $40.99)Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:01/08/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This book covers in detail the design and development of the Hawker Hunter jet fighter from its inception in the late 1940s. A list of UK squadrons and users is included and a large number of photos and 3-view drawings are available, including models of unbuilt designs.
Author: Richard HolmesCode: 32843Price:AU $6.90(was
AU $22.99)Format: Paperback / 416 pages Publisher: WILLIAM COLLINS Published date:03/07/2014Availability:Sold Out
Nominally a history of the hot air balloon, Falling Upwards is really a history of hope and fantasy - and the quixotic characters who disobeyed that most fundamental laws of physics and gave humans flight New Republic, Best Books of 2013 CHOSEN AS BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR IN ** Guardian ** New Statesman ** Daily Telegraph ** New Republic ** TIME ......
Author: Barrett TillmanCode: 32783Price:AU $15.00(was
AU $49.99)Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:24/06/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The US Marine Corps has a long heritage of aviation excellence, celebrating its centennial in 2012. While flying leathernecks made their mark in both world wars, Korea, Vietnam and throughout the global war on terrorism, in the public mind they are best known for their exploits in World War II. By far the best known Marine aviators are fighter ......
Author: Robert ForsythCode: 32500Price:AU $39.00(was
AU $129.99)Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: IAN ALLAN PUBLISHING Published date:12/06/2014Availability:Sold Out
The Heinkel He 111 was the most recognisable German bomber aircraft of World War 2. This book will form a comprehensive study of the development and operational history of the Heinkel He 111, exploring the many variants of this famous and long-serving Luftwaffe bomber aircraft. The text will be supported by several hundred rare photographs, ......
Memoir of WWII Bomber Command Pilot on the Run in GermanyAuthor: Frank DellCode: 35577Price:AU $21.00(was
AU $69.99)Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: FIGHTING HIGH Published date:22/05/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Frank Dell’s experience as a Second World War pilot with the Royal Air Force’s Light Night Striking Force takes an even more dramatic turn when his Mosquito is shot down over Germany on the night of 14/15 October 1944. In Mosquito Down Frank recounts his escape from the disintegrating aircraft, his descent by parachute, and how, battered and ......
Author: Rowland WhiteCode: 32411Price:AU $10.50(was
AU $34.99)Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: WELDON OWEN Published date:08/05/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The Big Book of Flight is a celebration of anything to do with flight and flying, packed with derring-do stories of aviations pioneers as well as fascinating profiles of remarkable planes from Spitfires to Space Shuttles- and a number of other wondrous projects that never quite for off the drawing board.
Author: Peter AlmondCode: 32293Price:AU $9.30(was
AU $30.99)Format: Paperback / 350 pages Publisher: ULLMANN PUBLISHING Published date:28/04/2014Availability:Sold Out
Aviation The Early Years chronicles the first years of man-powered flight in photographs, from the end of the last century to the era of the great Zeppelins, and shows us in numerous marvellous pictures the story of the pioneers and adventurers who extended the boundaries of human achievement.
The Development of Unmanned Aerial ConflictAuthor: Sloggett, DaveCode: 38669Price:AU $12.30(was
AU $40.99)Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:07/04/2014Availability:Sold Out
This is the first book ever to cover the history of Drone warfare. This is a highly controversial topic written about by leading expert in the field. Many important questions are asked and answered about future of Drone warfare and this will be of great interest to anyone interested in current defence issues along with aviation enthusiasts
Author: Jon GuttmanCode: 32479Price:AU $7.50(was
AU $24.99)Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:03/04/2014Availability:Sold Out
The appearance in July 1915 of the Fokker E I heralded a reign of terror over the Western Front that the Allies called the Fokker Scourge. The French Nieuport 11 was one type desperately thrown into action to counter the Fokkers. The swirling dogfights between this fighter - and its more powerful but more unwieldy stablemate, the Nieuport 16 - ......
Author: Jack HerrisCode: 32694Price:AU $13.49(was
AU $44.95)Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS Published date:01/04/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Illustrated with detailed artworks of combat aircraft and their markings, The Essential Aircraft Identification Guide: Aircraft of WWI is a comprehensive study of the aircraft that fought in the Great War of 1914 18. Arranged chronologically by theater of war and campaign, this book offers a complete organizational breakdown of the units on all ......
Author: Gordon YefimCode: 32394Price:AU $24.00(was
AU $79.99)Format: Hardback / 416 pages Publisher: HIKOKI PUBLICATIONS Published date:31/03/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
"Soviet and Russian Military Aircraft in Asia" reviews in detail the Soviet and Russian aircraft types used throughout Asia, starting in the 1950s and continuing through to the present day.