The Development of U.S. and British Naval Air PowerAuthor: Charnaud, AdamCode: 59208Price:AU $62.99Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:01/11/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2020
A wide-ranging history of the parallel development of the US Navy and Royal Navy and maritime airpower over the 20th century
Strategy, Command and Operations 1942-1945Author: Young, Edward M.Code: 59154Price:AU $169.00Format: Hardback / 416 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:09/11/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2020
During World War II, flying B-24 Liberator bombers on missions deep into Burma, B-25 Mitchell bombers attacking Japanese lines of communications, and P-40 Warhawks, P-47 Thunderbolts, and P-51 Mustangs flying close support for General Joseph Stilwell's Chinese and American forces in northern Burma, the Tenth Air Force worked closely with the ......
Flying Wings, Deltas and Tailless DesignsAuthor: Rose, BillCode: 60420Price:AU $78.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:12/11/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This book examines lesser known, frequently secret British projects for Flying wings, deltas and tailless aircraft undertaken for research or military purposes during the last century and also covers aircraft that were actually built and in some cases entered service. It also includes the superb looking Barnes Wallace supersonic swing-wing bomber.
the Pacific During WWIIAuthor: Dacus, JeffCode: 60419Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: LYONS PRESS Published date:15/11/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
From historian and columnist in Leatherneck and Armor magazines, this is the exciting, personal account of a Marine fighter squadron in the South Pacific during the critical days of 1943 when the tide turned against the Japanese.
The Place of PaceAuthor: Loxley, TonyCode: 23401Price:AU $89.95Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: FULL THROTTLE PUBLISHING Published date:30/11/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2020
Attention Australian Speedway and Motorsport Fans! The popular Liverpool City Raceway book is finally reprinting! This lavishly illustrated book covering the history of Liverpool City Raceway from its construction in 1966 to its sad demise in 1989, is loaded with first person memories from competitors, (like Sir Jack Brabham).
A Lost Manuscript RediscoveredAuthor: Merriam, Frederick WarrenCode: 50363Price:AU $52.99Format: HardbackPublisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:01/12/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
Author was one of the UK s early aviation pioneers. As manager and chief instructor of the Bristol Flying School at Brooklands, he had many pupils who subsequently became famous
The Early Years of the US Air ForcesAuthor: Treadwell, Terry CCode: 60130Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 312 pages Published date:01/12/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
Much has been written about the Unites States air forces during the Second World War, but little has been written about the early days of American military aviation either before or during the First World War or in the immediate inter-war years. In _Strike From the Air_, the author shows the early development of the aviation section of the U.S. ......
Italian Secret ProjectsAuthor: Comelli, MarcoCode: 57618Price:AU $56.02Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:01/12/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
In the years leading up to World War II, the Italian government encouraged its aviation companies to develop innovative aircraft to meet the needs of the pre-WW2 Italian air force, the Regia Aeronautica . This book examines the conception, development and sometimes the construction and testing of some of these aircraft.
From the An-22 to An-225, 1965 to the PresentAuthor: Gordon, YefimCode: 59868Price:AU $90.40Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/12/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
This book charts the development and service history of the Antonov design bureaus heavy transport aircraft. In the late 1950s, the Antonov design bureau began developing the An-22 heavy military transport, intended to carry 50 tons. Powered by four 15,000 hp turboprops, it was the worlds heaviest transport when it first flew in February 1965. ......
The United States Air Force's Flight Demonstration Team, 1953 to thePresentAuthor: Neubeck, KenCode: 59869Price:AU $57.95Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/12/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
Founded in 1953, the US Air Force Thunderbirds flying-demonstration team has performed in air shows in the United States and around the world. The team is based at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, where it has been honing its skills since 1956. This book details the origins and early formation of the team, as well as describing the different ......
Author: Sandham-Bailey, ChrisCode: 57905Price:AU $49.01Format: HardbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:15/01/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2021
"Written and illustrated throughout by renowned aviation artist Chris Sandham-Bailey, RAF Cold War Jet Aircraft in Profile covers 14 different aircraft types designed and built by British companies and operated by the RAF between 1945 and 2010.
Author: Rahim, AliCode: 60125Price:AU $59.99Format: Paperback / 220 pages Published date:15/01/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2021
Future Airports re-examines the relationship between the growth of capital and the history of New York City real estate by speculating that airports play a role in the citys financial success. What is the typology of a successful airport for the 21st Century? What role does the airport play in the context of rapid globalisation and ......
Bombers 1939 -1945Author: Sharp, DanCode: 57865Price:AU $54.02Format: HardbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:19/01/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2021
"Dozens of top secret bomber designs were drawn up by the Germans during the Second World War, including gigantic flying wings, sleek jet bombers, asymmetrical bombers with the cockpit and weapons turrets on the ends of their wings and even enormous carriers for single-seat suicide bombers."
aircraft from the past 100+ years ... How many do you want to fly?Author: Dorr, Robert F.Code: 60220Price:AU $32.00Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: CRESTLINE BOOKS Published date:05/02/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2021
In 365 Aircraft You Must Fly, aviation expert Robert F. Dorr profiles history's most important, fascinating, and famous aircraft ever made, both military and commercial, including many that were flown during World War II.
English and German TextAuthor: McMaster, Colin and Evans, DavidCode: 60404Price:AU $89.95Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: MCKLEIN PUBLISHING (GERMANY) Published date:05/02/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2021
The show must go on. This well-known phrase from show business lends itself perfectly to the WRC 2020 World Rally Championship. In March, just when the Covid-19 virus began spreading rapidly throughout Europe, the WRC was in Mexico, prematurely completing round three of the season. Like all professional sport, rallying came to an immediate ......
Volume 2 - UndauntedAuthor: Kite, BenCode: 60157Price:AU $59.90Format: Hardback / 480 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:15/02/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2021
Undaunted is the second of two volumes which give a comprehensive explanation of Britain's war in the air during the Second World War. It focuses on the operational tactics, techniques and experiences of aircrew from across the commonwealth.
British Two Seaters of the Great WarAuthor: Bar, RonnyCode: 59770Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 136 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:21/02/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
Artist Ronny Bar, a member of director Sir Peter Jacksons New Zealand-based Wingnut Wings team, presents the first collection of his astonishingly detailed First World War aircraft profiles - British Two-Seaters of the Great War. Two-seater aircraft were the workhorses of the Royal Flying Corps and from 1918 the Royal Air Force, operated in a ......
An IntroductionAuthor: Kreuzer, Michael P.Code: 57169Price:AU $61.09Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: ROUTLEDGE Published date:28/02/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2021
This accessible new textbook provides a thorough grounding in the vocabulary, concepts, issues and debates associated with air power and aerial conflict.
Despite being one of the most commonly relied upon forms of prosecuting modern conflict, few outside the military understand the tactics, equipment, and organizations associated with ......
Author: Karnas, DariuszCode: 60319Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 24 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:28/02/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2021
A compilation for aero modellers of 4-view colour profiles, scale plans and photo details of the single variant of the Yakovlev Yak-23 with scale plans in 1/72 and 1/48 scales plus drawings from wartime technical manuals.
International Development and Deployment of UAVsAuthor: Webb, StewartCode: 58039Price:AU $218.38Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PRODUCTIVITY PRESS Published date:01/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
This book illustrates the current state of warfare, the challenges we face and the role drones can and will play in this increasingly complex environment.
A HistoryAuthor: Simons, GrahamCode: 60401Price:AU $64.99Format: Hardback / 256 pages Published date:01/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
Clarence Kelly Johnsons design for the Lockheed Constellation, known affectionately as the Connie, produced one of the worlds most iconic airliners. Lockheed had been working on the L-044 Excalibur, a four-engine, pressurised airliner, since 1937. In 1939, Trans World Airlines, at the instigation of major stockholder Howard Hughes, requested a ......
Author: Lambeth, Benjamin S.Code: 60264Price:AU $82.88Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:01/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
Chronicles the planning and conduct of Operation Inherent Resolve by US Central Command (CENTCOM) from August 2014 to mid-2018, with a principal focus on the contributions of US Air Forces Central Command (AFCENT).
Workshop ManualAuthor: Kennedy, CharlesCode: 60399Price:AU $57.99Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
The DC-10 was a three-engine wide-body jetliner created by McDonnell Douglas, born from a lineage that included the most popular and important propliners of all time, including the DC-3 Dakota and the DC-8 jet (Douglas answer to the Boeing 707). It entered service in 1971 and was supposed to be a smash hit, but a series of accidents that were a ......
Secret Projects of the Luftwaffe Close Up 2Author: Sharp, DanCode: 58221Price:AU $26.96Format: PaperbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:15/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
Projects and plans to alter and improve Germany's infamous WW2 jet fighter - the Me 262.
The First STOL AircraftAuthor: Forsgren, JanCode: 60402Price:AU $55.99Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:18/03/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The innovative Fi 156 was the progenitor of today's STOL aircraft. Operated in large by the German Luftwaffe, it also saw service with more than 20 other air arms. Post-war, the Fi 156 continued in production in Czechoslovakia and France. Many were used in French Indochina. Today, the Fi 156 is a highly valued vintage aircraft.
An illustrated history from the early planes of World War 1 to thesophisticated jet bombers of the modern ageAuthor: Crosby, FrancisCode: 59152Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: LORENZ BOOKS Published date:21/03/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
An illustrated history and A-Z of bombers with 750 photographs, in a newly updated edition.
Us Navy F-14 Tomcat in Combat, 1987-2000Author: Cooper, TomCode: 58203Price:AU $42.99Format: Paperback / 72 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:28/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
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.
Author: Author CollectifCode: 60403Price:AU $125.00Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: ETAI Published date:30/03/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2021
Etai Editions bestseller: 2,500 copies sold each year. Retrospective of the year, deciphered, analyzed (magazine topics) and illustrated on all the highlights of the automotive sector in 3 major themes: Industry, Sport and Culture. Collaboration with leading designers from the automotive press (LÉquipe, Le Figaro automobile, Le Monde, ......
Current Organisation and Aircraft of all Chinese Air ForcesAuthor: Gordon, YefimCode: 60398Price:AU $68.50Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:01/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
By the turn of the century China had reaffirmed its position as one of the worlds leading military powers. With much importance attached to fleet renewal; the Peoples Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) and the Naval Aviation are fielding new types, emphasis shifting from local derivatives of Russian or western types to indigenously developed ......
Highly detailed full colour aircraft designs and rare photographsAuthor: Sandham-Bailey, ChrisCode: 60494Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 200 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:10/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) is a standing reminder of the heroism and sacrifice of countless British and Commonwealth aircrew who flew and fought during the Second World War.
All you need to know in one concise manualAuthor: Falconer, JonathonCode: 60400Price:AU $29.99Format: Hardback / 168 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:12/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
The year 2020 has seen massive changes forced on the global airline industry by the ravages of the Covid-19 pandemic. Popular passenger jets like the iconic Boeing 747 have been retired prematurely, while operators of single-aisle twinjets like the Airbus A320 family have adapted to the changed landscape of air travel. The ......
The Essential Aircraft Identification GuideAuthor: Bishop, ChrisCode: 60193Price:AU $39.98Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS LTD Published date:14/04/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2021
Organised by theatre of operations and the many campaigns fought by the Luftwaffe, the book describes in depth the various units that were fighting on the front at key points in the war and describes the models of aircraft in service with each unit along with their individual and squadron markings.