Camouflage and Markings. Against SovietsAuthor: Khairulin, MaratCode: 51558Price:AU $61.11Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:28/05/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2018
Fourth volume in a series which describes the history of the little-known emblems and distinctive markings of early Russian aircraft, in this case those used against the Soviet forces.
Owner's Workshop ManualAuthor: Holmes, TonyCode: 49689Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:30/05/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Probably best-known for its starring role in the Hollywood blockbuster Top Gun, the US Navys Grumman F-14 Tomcat is a supersonic, variable geometry, two-seat, carrier-based, air superiority fighter.The Tomcat was developed for the US Navys Naval Fighter Experimental (VFX) program following the collapse of the F-111B project. This workshop ......
The Illustrated History of America's Legendary Mach 3 Spy PlaneAuthor: Goodall, James C.Code: 51269Price:AU $65.13Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:01/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
The legendary SR-71 Blackbird spy plane was, and still is, the world's only operational Mach 3 aircraft, and was designed, built, and tested by Lockheed's famed "Skunk Works." This new book covers all fifty Blackbirds built, from the first flight in 1962, to the last in 1999. As a replacement for the venerable U-2 spyplane, Lockheed went from ......
A Life in CombatAuthor: Borlace, MikeCode: 51386Price:AU $41.72Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:08/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
Silver Cross recipient, Mike Borlace is considered to be one of the most experienced combat helicopter pilots of recent times. Now he collates his experiences in this compelling wartime memoir set against the backdrop of the civil war fought in Rhodesia during the 1970s
Images of WarAuthor: Bowman, Martin W.Code: 51581Price:AU $34.61Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:15/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
Incorporates many historic black and white and colour images of RAF, USAF, US Navy, USMC and overseas Phantoms. Offers a fresh approach to a much-studied type, presenting the reader with new and exciting images supplemented by informative captions.
The RAF and Allied Air Forces in Malaya 1948 - 1960Author: An Official HistoryCode: 51584Price:AU $50.93Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:19/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
Detailed analysis of the actions of the RAF and Allied air forces against the Communist insurgents.
Owners Workshop ManualAuthor: Howard, LeeCode: 51133Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:20/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
With an active service life of more than 40 years with the Royal Navy
and the RAF, the Westland Wessex was one of the most versatile
helicopters of the Cold War. Its duties included Commando and Special
Forces insertions during the Falklands War, anti-submarine warfare,
search and rescue, as well as battlefield troop transport and ......
The Role of Airpower in the War Against Isil/Daesh in Iraq, Syria and LiAuthor: Taghvaee, BabakCode: 47371Price:AU $59.90Format: Paperback / 280 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:28/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
An unstable political environment and unsettled security led to the prevalency of insurgency and long-lasting civil wars in every country with weakened central powers. Sectarianism from one or both partiers in conflict can cause radicalisation and help to sow the seeds of terrorist groups. ISIL (Islamic State of Iraq and Levant), ISIS, IS or Daesh ......
The Legacy SeriesAuthor: Foster, PeterCode: 51751Price:AU $40.00Format: Paperback / 120 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:01/07/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2018
Pictorial history celebrating the early deriviatives of the powerful Hornets as they start to fall out of service
Author: Ishiguro, RyusukeCode: 48635Price:AU $71.30Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:01/07/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2018
Japanese anti-submarine aircraft of World War II are not well documented and this book is the first in English with full technical details of these historic aircraft and illustrations of their fascinating colour schemes.
In RAF Coastal Command ServiceAuthor: Stitt, Robert M.Code: 48753Price:AU $57.95Format: Paperback / 260 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:15/07/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2018
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 ......
The German Air Assault Against Great Britain 1914-1918Author: Parker, NigelCode: 49766Price:AU $61.01Format: Hardback / 356 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:15/07/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2018
The aerial attacks against Great Britain by airships and aircraft in the Great War were a new development in the history of British warfare. Previously, it had been the British armies that had crossed the seas to do the fighting in foreign lands, but now, for the first time, the enemy was spreading death and destruction on the homeland at will. ......
Britain's Lost Cold War Strike AircraftAuthor: McClelland, TimCode: 51070Price:AU $42.95Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:25/07/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2018
A detailed yet eminently readable photographic history of the development of the TSR-2, with photographs drawn from the BAE Systems Heritage archive at Warton. It will concentrate on the aircraft development rather than the political background to the story. The author has researched original sources from the BAe archives at Warton Heritage ......
New Guinea 1942Author: Laurier, Jim (Illustrator)Code: 51573Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:26/07/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2018
After the huge advances made in the early months of the Pacific war, it was in remote New Guinea where the advance of Imperial Japanese Naval Air Force (IJNAF) A6M Zero-sen fighters was first halted due to a series of offensive and defensive aerial battles ranging from treetop height up to 30,000 ft. Initially, the IJNAF fought Australian ......
Author: Forsyth, RobertCode: 51569Price:AU $27.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:26/07/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2018
In many ways, the Heinkel He 177 'Greif' (Griffon) was Nazi Germany's 'lost' strategic bomber. With some fundamental creases ironed out, and built in large numbers, the He 177 would have offered the Luftwaffe the means with which to carry out long-range, mass bombing attacks against targets of a strategic nature. Although competing interests and ......
Second World WarAuthor: James, LeonardCode: 40507Price:AU $12.20Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: BRETWALDA BOOKS Published date:28/07/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2018
On the night of 16th May, 1943, a squadron of Lancasters took off from RAF Scampton, Lincolnshire, to attack the Ruhr Dams that provided German war industry with so much of its power and water. Two dams were destroyed and a third damaged. But No.617 Squadron paid a fearsomely heavy price. This book explores the Dambusters Raid of 1943.
Airmen of Achievement in WartimeAuthor: Kaplan, PhilipCode: 50952Price:AU $43.41Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: SKYHORSE US Published date:29/07/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2018
A Transport RevolutionAuthor: Kaplan, PhilipCode: 50953Price:AU $43.41Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: SKYHORSE US Published date:29/07/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2018
A photographic homage to a legendary plane that helped win World War II
A Pictorial HistoryAuthor: Wilson, KeithCode: 50204Price:AU $28.43Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:01/08/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2018
On 1 April 1918, the Royal Air Force came into being and on 1 April 2018, the RAF celebrates its first 100 years. The aim of this book is to offer an alternative insight into what has really impacted on the RAF in its first century. Many people will recall Hurricanes and Spitfires standing firm against the invading Luftwaffe but how many will ......
Zeppelin Raids and Anti-Airship Operations 1916-18Author: Powis, MickCode: 49819Price:AU $50.93Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:12/08/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2018
Mick Powis describes the novel threat posed to the British war effort by the raids of German airships, or Zeppelins, and the struggle to develop effective defences against them. Despite their size and relatively slow speed, the Zeppelins were hard to locate and destroy at first. They could fly higher than existing fighters and the early raids ......
An Ultimate Guide to Uniforms, Arms and Equipment from the Summer of 194Author: Hillier, MarkCode: 51792Price:AU $29.98Format: Paperback / 152 pages Publisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:19/08/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2018
Contains full colour, high resolution images of the various items of uniform and equipment. A valuable reference source for historians, re-enactors, modellers and war-gamers.
Author: Warner, CarlCode: 51702Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:06/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This book offers a powerfully intimate account of the Battle of Britain, related by young pilots in their most unguarded moments, talking with their chaplain. Guy Mayfield was the Station Chaplain at the Royal Air Force's Duxford base in the summer of 1940, and his diary is full of stories told by the pilots in his charge during that period of ......
Insights Into the Organisation, Equipment, Men, Machines and TacticsAuthor: Falconer, JonathanCode: 51711Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:13/09/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
Night after night for six years of war, RAF Bomber Commands squadrons pounded away at the cities of Nazi Germany in a determined effort to bring the Third Reich to its knees. Pitted against Bomber Harriss aircrews and aircraft were some of the most effective and deadly defenses the world had seen up until then.
Workshop ManualAuthor: Wilson, KeithCode: 51712Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:13/09/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
Born in the 1950s when the Cold War was rapidly escalating, the subsonic Blackburn Buccaneer was designed as a carrier-borne strike aircraft, which eventually went on to serve both the Royal Navy and the RAF. The Buccaneer entered service with the Royal Navy in 1962 and was capable of operating from aircraft carriers to deliver nuclear weapons as ......
Author: Browntrout PublishersCode: 51480Price:AU $24.99Format: CalendarPublisher: BROWNTROUT PUBLISHERS Published date:15/09/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
Battles that altered the course of history. Missions that made servicemen into heroes. Aircraft that brought the Allies to victory. From the renowned military experts at Osprey Publishing, an awe-inspiring and ingeniously designed new calendar explores military aircrafts from the years 1939–45. Every month, exploded views illuminate a vintage ......
The Story of the Royal Air Force 1918-2018Author: Lepine, MikeCode: 51696Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: DANAAN PUBLISHING Published date:16/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
RAF 100 celebrates and commemorates 100 years of the Royal Air Force with access to rare RAF archives, Mike Lepine uses photographs and documents to bring the story of the people, planes and missions to life as never before.
The Eighth Air Force and World War II's "Black Thursday"Author: Frazer, BruceCode: 48560Price:AU $37.64Format: PaperbackPublisher: EDUCATOR'S INTERNATIONAL PRESS Published date:18/09/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
This is a story about hundreds of very young, very brave men who overcame their self-preservation instincts to fight in one of the most costly and fiercely fought aerial engagements in history. It was Mission 115 flown by the 8th U.S. Air Force October 14, 1943 (this was the second raid on Schweinfurt). The objective was to cripple Germany's ......
RAF Flight Engineers at WarAuthor: Pateman, ColinCode: 51699Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:22/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
During the Second World War the need for an on-board technical expert to join the Bomber Crews evolved. The various systems on the latest 4-engined 'Heavy Bombers', namely the Handley Page Halifax, Shorts Stirling and Avro Lancaster witnessed the development of Flight Engineers. This book provides the reader with an explanation of the origin of ......