The History of a LegendAuthor: Lepine, MikeCode: 58066Price:AU $44.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: DANANN PUBLISHING LIMITED Published date:14/10/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2019
The Supermarine Spitfire was developed by R.J. Mitchell and his team for just one reason - to intercept and shoot down enemy bombers from British skies. Lauded by the Chairman of Vickers as `a real killer fighter', the Spitfire was so advanced that it proved a huge challenge to the British aviation industry.
French textAuthor: Lert, FredericCode: 49723Price:AU $107.96Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: EDITIONS HEIMDAL Published date:15/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
A direct successor to the famous Mirage III, the delta-shaped sail, the Mirage 2000 which has been present for over a quarter of a century in the French Air Force. Originally conceived as an interceptor car, this monoreactor has had a remarkable career in France - which is still ongoing - through its two-seat versions intended not only for ......
Military Strategy Beyond OrbitAuthor: Wright, John C.Code: 58037Price:AU $72.79Format: Paperback / 159 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:30/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
How should nations view space? How should they fight there? What would space warfare look like and how should strategists approach it? Offering critical observations regarding this unique theatre of international relations, a military professional explores the strategic implications as human affairs move beyond Earth's atmosphere.
Two Brothers Killed on the Western Front, France, 1916-1917Author: Cambridge ScholarsCode: 58172Price:AU $122.43Format: Hardback / 145 pages Publisher: CAMBRIDGE PUBLISHING Published date:01/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
Australia's participation in World War I-and subsequent casualties-was unparalleled in its short history, and, it is fair to say, will never be repeated again. Briefly, out of just over 1,000,000 men who were eligible to enlist and fight overseas, 420,000 did just that.
American Aircraft DesignsAuthor: Sharp, DanCode: 57891Price:AU $17.66Format: Spiral bound / 132 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:09/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
The United States Air Force has a proud history of flying the fastest, best equipped and most powerful jet fighters in the world. This bookazine features more than 200 profiles including all 17 of the USAF's front line jet fighters, depicted by renowned artist JP Vieira
A Personal Account of Ten Weeks of War, April-June 1942Author: Barnham, DenisCode: 57881Price:AU $36.99Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:01/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
The story of the grim air battle to save Malta, waged in part with only a few battle-scarred Spitfires.
Up-To-Date FAA Regulations / Aeronautical Information ManualAuthor: Federal Aviation AdministrationCode: 57846Price:AU $42.61Format: Paperback / 1120 pages Publisher: SKY PONY PRESS Published date:01/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
All the information you need to operate safely in US airspace, fully updated. If you're an aviator or aviation enthusiast, you cannot be caught with an out-of-date edition of the FAR/AIM. In today's environment, there is no excuse for ignorance of the rules of the US airspace system. In the newest edition of the FAR/AIM, all regulations, ......
Australian Artillery and the Firepower Lessons of the Great WarAuthor: William Westerman and Nicholas FloydCode: 58813Price:AU $34.99Format: Hardback / 624 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:01/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
The Great War confronted Australia’s fledgling field and garrison artillery forces with a seemingly insurmountable challenge: to rapidly raise, prepare, deploy and engage in history’s most lethal war to date
The Royal Australian Air Force 1972-1996Author: Lax, MarkCode: 58814Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 460 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:01/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
As Australia withdrew from Vietnam in 1972, few in the Australian Defence Force, none the least those in the Royal Australian Air Force could foresee the immense change that would sweep across the Service.
International Flight Techniques and ProceduresAuthor: De Remer DaleCode: 57167Price:AU $54.15Format: PaperbackPublisher: AVIATION SUPPLIES & ACADEMICS Published date:10/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
This Third Edition of "Global Navigation for Pilots: International Flight Techniques and Procedures" is written and updated by Dale DeRemer, Ph.D. and Gary Ullrich, and serves as the continuation of what has been the definitive textbook on the subject since 1993. Covers long-range and trans-oceanic navigation techniques and procedures, and ......
A HistoryAuthor: Pattillo, Donald M.Code: 58148Price:AU $64.63Format: Paperback / 180 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:18/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
The industry known as "general aviation" - encompassing all flying outside of the military and commercial airlines - dates from the early days of powered flight. This book offers a history if this industry in America.
Air War Over Europe 1914-18Author: Sweetman, JohnCode: 57898Price:AU $39.29Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: SPHERE Published date:25/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
The story of the fighters who took the battle to Germany during the First World War from the bestselling author of BOMBER CREW and THE DAMBUSTERS
Aussie soldiers reflect on the Rwandan genocideAuthor: O'Halloran, KevinCode: 59060Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 308 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:01/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
Rwanda, a tiny land-locked central African nation is no stranger to violence. But nothing matched the orgy of killing that engulfed the country in 1994. As the world watched, a genocide not seen since the Hitler horrors of WWII, erupted. Estimates put the toll of those shot and hacked to death at around one million men, women and children.
An Australian's eyewitness account of the Kibeho MassacreAuthor: Pickard, TerryCode: 59061Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 188 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:01/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
On the 22nd of April 1995 more than 4,000 Rwandans were massacred and thousands more injured in a place called Kibeho. Terry Pickard, a seasoned soldier and medic, was one of a 32-strong force of Australian UN peacekeepers in Kibeho on that terrible Saturday.
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:01/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
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 ......
Author: Grudzien, RobertCode: 58166Price:AU $18.68Format: Paperback / 24 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:08/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
This book is a compilation of 4-view colour profiles, scale plans and photographic details of the IIa variant of the Supermarine Spitfire, featuring scale plans in 1/72 and 1/48 scales plus drawings from wartime technical manuals and also photographs of the details in b&w and colour.
Aircraft and Development HistoryAuthor: Koos, VolkerCode: 58028Price:AU $69.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:09/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
Founded in 1925 in Warnem nde, Arado-Flugzeugwerke, from the outset, produced civil aircraft as well as developing prototypes for the clandestine armament programme of the Reichswehr. From 1933 when the licensed production of military aircraft commenced, the factory also built a number of their own designs.
The Battle Against the Flying BombsAuthor: Thomas, Graham ACode: 58981Price:AU $36.99Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:12/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
A detailed account of the battle to defeat the V-1 Flying Bomb threat against the UK in 1944 and 1945.
WWII's Elite Airmen and the Epic Battle to Become the Masters of the SkyAuthor: Bruning, John R.Code: 58180Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 544 pages Publisher: HACHETTE Published date:14/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
TOP GUN meets BAND OF BROTHERS in this stunning untold story of the race among America's elite airmen to become the greatest fighter pilot of WWII.
Us Navy F-14 Tomcat in Combat, 1987-2000Author: Cooper, TomCode: 58203Price:AU $42.99Format: Paperback / 72 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:15/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
From the 1970s until the 2000s, the spear tip of the USN air wings was the F-14 Tomcat. Illustrated by over 100 photographs and colour profiles, `Tomcats of the Storm' is an exclusive source about some of least-well known air combats fought by US Navy's fighter crews in recent history.
The plane that changed the worldAuthor: Carlton, JamesCode: 59050Price:AU $72.64Format: Hardback / 208 pages Published date:15/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
Four years after the end of the Second World War, at a small airfield in Hertfordshire, a brief event marked the greatest advance in civil aviation since the Wright brothers. The prototype of de Havilland's Comet airliner took off, carried out some simple manoeuvres and safely returned. The world had shrunk and Jet Age had begun.
Japanese Army Air Force - New Guinea & the Solomons 1942-1944Author: Claringbould, MichaelCode: 57911Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 112 pages Published date:15/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
Volume One of Pacific Profiles presents detailed profiles and descriptions of Japanese Army Air Force aircraft and units operating in New Guinea and the Solomons from December 1942 to April 1944.
The Secret Contest to Invent Invisible AircraftAuthor: Westwick, PeterCode: 58907Price:AU $42.95Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS Published date:15/04/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
The story of the technology that revolutionized aeronautics and changed modern warfare
Author: Brew, AlecCode: 59004Price:AU $105.00Format: Hardback / 448 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:16/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
Boulton Paul has been one of the great innovators of British aviation. They built more Camels than Sopwiths, the first all-steel airframe, the largest aircraft ever built in Britain, the first with a power-operated gun turret, the famous Defiant, the first single-engine turboprop, and are now world leaders in power control units and fly-by-wire.
Author: Birtles, PhilipCode: 59005Price:AU $44.99Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:16/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
At Hatfield Aerodrome de Havilland created the WW2 Mosquito, the first multi role combat aircraft. De Havilland companies pioneered turbojet development, leading to the Comet, the world's first commercial jet airliner. De Havilland developed guided missiles and the Blue Streak rocket. The DH 108 was the first aircraft exceed Mach 1 outside the ......
RAF Decoys and Visual Deception in WWIIAuthor: An Official HistoryCode: 58190Price:AU $51.89Format: Hardback / 256 pages Published date:19/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
Comprehensive study of one of Britain's most successful undertakings of the war
The Power Behind the Spitfire, Mosquito and LancasterAuthor: Hoyland, GrahamCode: 58842Price:AU $27.99Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: WILLIAM COLLINS Published date:20/04/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
The most iconic planes of WWII, the Supermarine Spitfire, Hawker Hurricane, DeHavilland Mosquito and the Avro Lancaster, were all powered by one engine, the Rolls-Royce Merlin. The story of the Merlin is one of British ingenuity at its height, of artistry and problem-solving that resulted in a war-winning design.
Author: Fedorchak, ViktoriyaCode: 58945Price:AU $62.99Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: ROUTLEDGE Published date:23/04/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
This book aims to explain air power to both military and civilian audiences in an accessible manner, approaching the topic in a balanced and systematic way. The past 100 years illustrates that air power is an inevitable feature of any type of modern warfare. It has a key role to play in any of the three main operational environments: ......
The US Navy's Primary Fighter/Attack AircraftAuthor: Neubeck, KenCode: 58237Price:AU $44.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
The Boeing F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet is an evolutionary redesign of the McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 A/B Hornet. The Legacy F/A-18 Hornet first flew in 1980 and met the requirement for a multirole fighter to complement the larger and more expensive Grumman F-14 Tomcat, serving in fleet defense interceptor and air superiority roles. The Hornet proved to ......