and the Korean ConflictAuthor: Bill NortonCode: 60871Price:AU $89.99Format: Hardback / 512 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:24/06/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2021
This volume details the influence of Second World War aviation development, experience and subsequent technological advances in shaping American choices in military aircraft development and weapons. It shows how air warfare weapons were carried forward and altered, how new systems evolved from these, and how the choices fared in the next ......
Undefeated 4th Generation Super-FighterAuthor: Simmonds, BertieCode: 60791Price:AU $32.99Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:03/07/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
The McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle is the undisputed king of fighter aircraft, scoring around 105 kills for zero losses in air-to-air combat.
Originally designed as a pure air superiority machine to replace the multi-role F-4 Phantom II, the Eagle has since morphed into one of the most technologically advanced fighter-bombers in ......
Author: Page, NeilCode: 60682Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 132 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:28/07/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
The Luftwaffe was able to field some of the world's finest fighter aircraft and pilots during WW2. This publication from renowned researcher Neil Page looks at the German Jagdflieger throughout the conflict, covering campaigns, unit histories and ace pilot biographies, illustrated throughout with more than 250 images.
The Republic of China Air Force TodayAuthor: Choo, RoyCode: 60695Price:AU $43.93Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: HARPIA PUBLISHING, LLC Published date:28/07/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2021
Provides a comprehensive study of the air force of Taiwan with in-depth analysis backed by high-quality images. It examines the Republic of China Air Force combat capabilities today - with an eye to political events behind them - its aircraft fleet, and what the future holds for the air arm.
Based) New Guinea and the Solomons 1942-1944Author: Claringbould, MichaelCode: 60584Price:AU $34.95Format: Paperback / 112 pages Published date:01/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
Volume Five of this Pacific Profiles series presents the most accurate colour profiles to date of Japanese Navy land based Zero fighters in the "South Seas" theatre: New Guinea, Rabaul and the Solomons.
The 'Flying Pencil' in the Spitfire SummerAuthor: Goss, ChrisCode: 60489Price:AU $50.00Format: Hardback / 232 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:15/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
For the first three years of the Second World War, the Dornier Do 17 was the Luftwaffe's principal light bomber and this book explores its role in the Battle of Britain.
Flight Lieutenant D.M. Crook DFC's Original Unpublished ManuscriptAuthor: Flight Lieutenant D M Crook DFCCode: 60608Price:AU $55.00Format: HardbackPublished date:28/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
Flight Lieutenant David Moore Crook DFCs original Spitfire Pilot ranks among the finest first-hand accounts published during the Second World War, particularly for a Battle of Britain airman. It rightly remains a sought-after classic.
A Spitfire pilot during the epic aerial battles of the summer of 1940, DMC became a ......
Author: Baker, DavidCode: 60128Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 132 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:28/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
This is the story of Americas bid to obtain atomic weapons and the aircraft that were developed to deliver them, first tested in July 1945 and the subsequent use of uranium and plutonium bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki respectively, an event that pushed Japan to total surrender and the end of the Second World War.Tells the background story of ......
Secret Projects of the Luftwaffe Close Up 2Author: Sharp, DanCode: 58221Price:AU $26.96Format: PaperbackPublisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:28/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
Projects and plans to alter and improve Germany's infamous WW2 jet fighter - the Me 262.
Italian Secret ProjectsAuthor: Comelli, MarcoCode: 57618Price:AU $56.02Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:30/08/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2021
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.
Douglas's Attack Bomber / Night Fighter in WWIIAuthor: Doyle, DavidCode: 60601Price:AU $36.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/09/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2021
The A-20 Havoc, known to the British as the Boston, was built by Douglas and Boeing during WWII and arguably became the most famous of the attack aircraft fielded by the United States during that war. This volume traces the aircraft from the prewar Douglas 7B through the many versions of the aircraft used by the US, French, British, and Russian ......
From the London Bomber to the Flying Wing Jet FighterAuthor: Metzmacher, AndreasCode: 60657Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/09/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2021
Known for the London bomber of WW1, Gotha also built successful seaplanes. During WW2, Gotha built cargo gliders and the Messerschmitt Bf 110 under licence, gearing up in 1945 to build flying wing jet fighters, even designing its more radical successor. After the war Gotha returned to producing gliders and production finally came to an end in ......
The Soviet Legend in PicturesAuthor: Pulham, FrancisCode: 60661Price:AU $88.00Format: Hardback / 496 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:03/09/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Delve into the photographic history of one of the world's most famous tanks; the T-34. Explore the technical innovations that kept the tank above the cream of the Wehrmacht. Never before has such a detailed study of the T-34 been conducted through the use of photographs, most of which were taken by those who opposed the tank on the battlefield.
The Plane That Saved BritainAuthor: Stewart, AdrianCode: 70100Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 400 pages Published date:05/09/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2021
The riveting exploits of a fighter aircraft - and an underrated aerial hero of the Second World War
The Hawker Hurricane was flying on the outbreak of war in 1939. Six years later, having saved Britain, it was still playing a major part in the war effort.
Widely remembered in its fighter role and unjustly left in the shade ......
Takeoff Aircraft Since 1941Author: Johnson, E.R.Code: 70041Price:AU $66.00Format: Paperback / 251 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:10/09/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
Over the past eight decades, developments in vertical lift aircraft--both helicopters and vertical/short takeoff and landing (V/STOL) planes--have given the American military unparalleled capabilities on the modern battlefield. The U.S. has led the world in vertical lift technologies with the help of some of the brightest minds in this ......
Italy's Best Fighter of the Second World WarAuthor: Davide F. JabesCode: 70037Price:AU $67.99Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:19/09/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2021
The Macchi C.202 was probably the most successful Italian fighter in WW2, the aircraft of almost all Italian top scoring aces. Mc.202 was fast and manoeuvrable, on par with, or better than the allied fighters of the same period. However, there were too few machines to exert a determinant role during the war due to inadequate planning and ......
Spitfire HeroinesAuthor: Hyams, JackyCode: 60586Price:AU $24.99Format: PaperbackPublisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:28/09/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2021
Spitfire Heroines. Through the darkest days of the Second World War, an elite group of courageous civilian women risked their lives as aerial courier pilots, flying Lancaster bombers, Spitfires and many other powerful war machines in thousands of perilous missions. In 'The Female Few', five of these astonishingly brave women tell their ......
Author: Bangso, MadsCode: 60681Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 132 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:28/09/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
North American's F-100 Super Sabre fighter began a line of exceptional high-performance USAF fighters in 1954 which would serve with distinction during the 1950s, 60s, 70s and even into the 80s and 90s.
The Memoirs of a Radar OperatorAuthor: Pemberton, JohnCode: 60271Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 296 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:01/10/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2021
Zbysek Necas was just 18, and still a high school student, when he escaped from the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia a month before the outbreak of war in 1939.
September 2021 through December 2022Author: RockpointCode: 60939Price:AU $23.36
Format: Calendar / 24 pages Publisher: AVONSIDE Published date:01/10/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2021
Relive the style, might, and glory of classic air warfare with Flying Legends 2022, a 16-month wall calendar featuring 13 full-color images of classic warplanes in flight! Take to the skies with the legendary warbirds pictured in this stunning calendar. With a handy page that shows the months of September, October, November, and December 2021, ......
Author: Willis, MatthewCode: 60493Price:AU $33.99Format: Paperback / 116 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:02/10/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
The Focke-Wulf Fw 200 Condor was conceived for peace but turned to a warlike purpose savaging convoys bringing vital supplies to Britain. The aircraft Churchill called "the scourge of the Atlantic" became synonymous with the struggle to supply the Allies by sea. As a truly long-range reconnaissance bomber, the Condor acted as the eyes and ears ......
The World's Most Dangerous Combat AircraftAuthor: Baker, DavidCode: 59739Price:AU $34.99Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:07/10/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
The latest jet fighters deceive, evade, confuse, lock-on to their targets, and kill them without being seen, heard, or detected.
There is no place to hide for older combat aircraft and by the time the fourth generation know they are under attack they are already dead. Fighter forces around the world are seeking out the best that ......
Author: Paul R. HareCode: 70039Price:AU $78.99Format: Hardback / 384 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:08/10/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2021
The story of the Royal Aircraft Factory at Farnborough from 1908 to 1918, with detailed descriptions of the many different aeroplanes designed there for active service in the First World War. The book is illustrated throughout with period photographs, line drawings and maps. This new edition has been greatly extended and completely updated.
Author: Carousel CalendarsCode: 60899Price:AU $17.99
Format: CalendarPublisher: CAROUSEL Published date:15/10/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2021
Aviation enthusiasts will appreciate the fine paintings of Michael Turner in this 2022 calendar. Legends of WWII showcases some of the most iconic fighter planes from this era and has lots of space to write your daily commitments.
Author: Avonside Publishing Ltd.Code: 60920Price:AU $21.56
Format: Calendar / 13 pages Publisher: AVONSIDE Published date:15/10/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2021
A 16 month calendar that can be used from September 2021 containing images of Spitfires. The iconic Spitfire continues to stir emotion over 70 years after being introduced to the RAF. Along with the Hurricane, it helped save Britain during the second world war. The calendar contains all public holidays, notable events & important dates. The ......
Author: Chorlton, MartynCode: 70036Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS Published date:15/10/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
The Blackburn, later Hawker Siddeley, Buccaneer enjoyed an incredible service career that lasted over four decades. Designed as a carrier-borne attack aircraft, the Buccaneer was a solid aircraft designed to take the punishment of carrier operations and the constant stresses to the airframe caused by low-level flying. The aircraft entered ......
Author: Baker, DavidCode: 70066Price:AU $58.50Format: Hardback / 356 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:15/10/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2021
The General Dynamics F-111 was a swing-wing tactical fighter, interdictor, nuclear bomber and electronic warfare aircraft developed in the early 1960s in the belief that requirements from the US Air Force and the Navy could be satisfied more economically and efficiently by a single design. The idea was flawed and the Navy never got its aircraft ......
American All-Purpose Combat MachineAuthor: Simmonds, BertieCode: 60492Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:15/10/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
Sleek, futuristic and deadly - the General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon was born from the crucible of the air war over Vietnam and the need for cheaper, simpler, and more maneuverable fighter aircraft with which to combat the many thousands of Soviet-bloc supplied aircraft sold around the world.
More than 200 highly detailed full colour aircraft designAuthor: Uhr, DanielCode: 59741Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 200 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:15/10/2021Availability:Please contact us for availability
The Second World War was a time of tremendous technological progress in aviation with innovations such as jet engines and swept wings being brought in as engineers on all sides desperately sought every possible performance advantage. In Germany, the quest for better aircraft resulted in some astonishing designs - everything from bombers with ......
Author: Kolacha, ZbigniewCode: 70078Price:AU $46.50Format: Paperback / 40 pages Publisher: KAGERO OFICYNA WYDAWNICZA Published date:15/10/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2021
Curtiss P-40, known to Americans as Warhawk, and to their allies of the British Commonwealth as Tomahawk and Kittyhawk, fought on nearly all fronts of the Second World War, serving with the American, British, Australian, New Zealand, South African, Canadian, Free French, Chinese, Dutch and Soviet air forces. The book presents color profiles of ......