Author: Schuck, WalterCode: 54344Price:AU $23.99Format: Paperback / 260 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:16/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Luftwaffe pilot Walter Schuck flew the Me 109 in the Arctic Sea fighter squadrons becoming the Russian air forces feared enemy in the far north. Awarded the Knights Cross in April 1944 he claimed his 100th kill in June of that year, then barely 48 hours later shot down 12 aircraft in one day - a record never achieved by any other Arctic Sea ......
Author: Davies, Peter E.Code: 55209Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:11/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
McDonnell's F-101 Voodoo series was in many ways the most interesting of the `Century Series' fighter programmes of the 1950s, partly because the type's design and intended mission changed radically during a 40-year career. Originally designed as a fighter-bomber, it was converted to be a reconnaissance aircraft, serving alongside the U-2 and RF-8 ......
North Korean Air Force in the Korean War, 1950-1953Author: Dildy, Douglas C.Code: 51396Price:AU $32.15Format: Paperback / 88 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:08/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The story of the KPAF's coming into being and its involvement in the Korean War remains entirely unknown. This account provides a host of new information and images.
A HistoryAuthor: M, Simons, GrahamCode: 55507Price:AU $65.99Format: Hardback / 280 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:05/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The British Overseas Airways Corporation was the British state-owned airline created in 1940 by the merger of Imperial Airways and British Airways Ltd. This is a comprehensive and well-researched history of the company, from origin to closure.
The Courage and Sacrifice of Bomber Command in World War IIAuthor: Wilson, KevinCode: 55132Price:AU $47.06Format: Hardback / 448 pages Publisher: PEGASUS ENTERTAINMENT Published date:05/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The story of the everyday heroism of bomber crews in 1944, a turning point in the war against Germany.
Legality, Morality, and Utility of Unmanned Combat SystemsAuthor: Jackson, John E.Code: 55535Price:AU $45.10Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: NAVAL INSTITUTE PRESS Published date:03/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Provides an interesting and informative review of how robotic and unmanned systems are impacting every aspect of American life, from how we fight our wars to how we play to how we grow our food. The book features chapters from a dozen experts, researchers, and operators of the sophisticated systems that have become ubiquitous around the world.
and its Low, Fast, and Deadly Missions in World War IIAuthor: Stout, JayCode: 55049Price:AU $55.99Format: Hardback / 448 pages Publisher: STACKPOLE BOOKS Published date:01/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The story of the 345th Bomb Group, one of the sharpest tools in the U.S. arsenal in the South Pacific in World War II.
The German Fighter Pilot's Experience on the Eastern Front 1941-1945Author: Eriksson, Patrick G.Code: 55489Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:01/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The experiences of the German fighter pilots in the Second World War, based on extensive recollections of veterans as well as primary documents, and diary and flying log book extracts, with photographs from the veterans themselves, many never previously published.
The Complete Inside StoryAuthor: Trubshaw, BrianCode: 55170Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:01/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The inside story of this world-famous supersonic passenger jet by the former British chief test pilot
Polish Wings seriesAuthor: Kopanski, TomaszCode: 55294Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 72 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:31/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Tells the story of the German parasol-winged WWI fighter monoplane in Polish Air Force service.
From World War I to the Present DayAuthor: Swanston, MalcolmCode: 55262Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS Published date:24/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
No single human invention has changed the nature of war more that the development of the aeroplane. The History of Air Warfare is a highly illustrated and accessible account of the development of aerial warfare, from the first skirmishes over the Western Front in World War I to today's hi-tech netcentric aerial battlespace. Developing from ......
Inside Britain's Drone WarsAuthor: Lee, PeterCode: 55499Price:AU $37.95Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: JOHN BLAKE PUBLISHIDUP1NOTUSED Published date:18/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This unique insight into RAF Reaper operations in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria is based on unprecedented research access to the Reaper squadrons and personnel at RAF Waddington in Lincolnshire and Creech Air Force Base in Nevada, USA. The author has observed lethal missile strikes against Islamic State jihadists in Syria and Iraq alongside the ......
Pacific Theater 1944-45Author: Holmes, Tony (Editor)Code: 55564Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:17/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
By the early months of 1944 in the Pacific, the US Navy's burgeoning force of carrier-based F6F-3/5 Hellcats had pretty much wiped the skies clear of Japanese fighters during a series of one-sided aerial engagements. However, starting in October they faced the superb Kawanishi N1K1/2 Shiden/Shiden-Kai, a formidable fighter with improved armament, ......
Author: Buttler, TonyCode: 55559Price:AU $69.95Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:16/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The British Secret Projects series covers the design and development of UK military aircraft since the mid-1930s with strong emphasis on designs that were never built, particularly those types generated by the various design competitions held. The original Volume Three (Fighters and Bombers 1935 to 1950) has now been split into separate volumes ......
and a Controversial Cold War LegacyAuthor: Powers, Francis GaryCode: 55568Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: PROMETHEUS BOOKS Published date:09/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
One of the most talked-about events of the Cold War was the downing of the American U-2 spy plane piloted by Francis Gary Powers over the Soviet Union on May 1, 1960. The event was recently depicted in the Steven Spielberg movie Bridge of Spies. Powers was captured by the KGB, subjected to a televised show trial, and imprisoned, all of which ......
Aerospatiale/BacAuthor: Macdonald, LeneyCode: 52457Price:AU $25.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:06/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Written by two of British Airways most experienced Concorde flight crew, the Concorde Manual is the latest aircraft manual from Haynes, following on from the acclaim received by the Spitfire Manual. Concentrating on the technical and engineering aspects of Concorde, this manual gives rare insights into owning, operating, servicing and flying ......
Author: Jackson, RobertCode: 55479Price:AU $44.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:20/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Bf 109 design was at the forefront of single-engine, single-seat fighter design technology during the 1930s and its prototype first flew in 1935.
Flying Boats of the 1930s and 1940sAuthor: Bain, CharlesCode: 52454Price:AU $89.99Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:20/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The history of some of history's most interesting, and strangest, flying boats! High Hulls delves into the stories of beautiful and unusual aircraft from a vanished time. Both ship and plane, these machines covered the globe in the 1930s and 1940s, performing a multitude of tasks. This book reveals the history of over thirty of these amazing ......
Author: Price, BlackahCode: 55002Price:AU $25.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:16/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
This is one of the new Icon titles from Haynes. Originally published in the classic manual size, this compact format will appeal to trade outlets and gift markets. The legendary Supermarine Spitfire receives the famous Haynes manual treatment with the full co-operation and authorisation of the Royal Air Force. Here is a unique perspective on ......
Britain's Most Successful AirlinerAuthor: Oliver, DavidCode: 55469Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:15/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Accompanied by previously unpublished photographs. The quiet, rugged and versatile jet favoured by the Royal Squadron and airlines worldwide.
Author: Young, Edward M.Code: 55510Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:15/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Flying from and between bases in China and India, the B-25s bombed every type of Japanese target during World War 2 in the China-Burma-India (CBI) Theatre, ultimately dropping more ordinance than their larger four-engined B-24 Liberator brethren. Mitchell bombers took on the task of disrupting the flow of Japanese supplies to the frontlines at ......
The Flying Legend Who Brought Aviation to the MassesAuthor: Cruddas, ColinCode: 55486Price:AU $65.99Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:14/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Much-needed biography of one of aviation's greatest characters, providing an exciting account of a daring man during the formative years of air transportation.
Charles A. Lindbergh's Famous Transatlantic Ryan MonoplaneAuthor: Marriott, LeoCode: 52090Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:13/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Haynes Spirit of St Louis Manual covers the amazing personal story of Charles A. Lindbergh and his epic transatlantic flight in 1927; the design and construction of the original Ryan Monoplane Spirit of St Louis, including full technical details of its airframe and engine; the story of building the replica Spirit of St Louis by SOS2, ......
Author: Gardner, BobCode: 55548Price:AU $42.99Format: Paperback / 188 pages Publisher: AVIATION SUPPLIES & ACADEMICS Published date:10/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Teaching the fundamentals of flying multi-engine aircraft as well as the aerodynamic laws that govern multi-engine flight, this handbook helps students prepare for the multiengine rating for a pilot license. It details instrument flight rules systems, procedures and regulations, radio navigation, flight plans, and cockpit organisation.
A Flight Instructor's Guide to Scenario-based TrainingAuthor: McMahon, ArlynnCode: 55547Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 250 pages Publisher: AVIATION SUPPLIES & ACADEMICS Published date:10/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Offers a guide to scenario-based instruction. This book features guidelines and tips that help flight instructors expand their practices to go beyond the FAA practical test standards and numerous topics are covered such as systematic risk reduction, critical thinking, and effective grading and evaluation.
The Mark V and its VariantsAuthor: Cole, LanceCode: 55478Price:AU $44.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:10/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Provides a fresh 'take' on an old story and includes recently revealed facts about the Spitfire's design, now delivered to a wider audience.
The Rebirth of Tactical Air Power 1940-1941Author: Baughen, GregCode: 55495Price:AU $52.99Format: HardbackPublisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:08/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Uniquely insightful study of the key decisions taken after the Battle of Britain on the future conduct of the war.
The Men and Machines of 152 Squadron in the Summer of 1940Author: Burt, DannyCode: 49502Price:AU $50.93Format: HardbackPublisher: FRONTLINE BOOKS Published date:05/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
More than 100 hundred pictures, many never published before, have been drawn together by the author in this exceptionally detailed squadron account.
The Daring Allied Air Campaign Over the North SeaAuthor: Wilson, KevinCode: 55556Price:AU $46.99Format: Hardback / 480 pages Publisher: PEGASUS ENTERTAINMENT Published date:04/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
A gripping account of the heroism of bomber planes in 1943--the year the "Dambusters" embarked on a campaign to try to win World War II in one quick stroke.
Tales of Displaying Classic Historic AircraftAuthor: Brooke, MikeCode: 54341Price:AU $32.55Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:03/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Following the first four books describing his long career as a military pilot Mike Brooke completes the story with more tales of flying at airshows during the 1980s and 1990s. He also gives the reader a fascinating insight into flying and operation of many historic aircraft, from an Edwardian triplane to a classic jet fighter. This typically ......
1931 (S1595 and S1596)Author: Pegram, RalphCode: 52463Price:AU $49.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:02/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
1931 (S1595 and S1596
On 13 September 1931 the Schneider Trophy was won outright for Britain on Southampton Water by Flt Lt John Boothman flying Supermarine S6B, S1595, with a record-breaking average speed of 379.08mph.
Ralph Pegram relates the story of the Schneider Trophy competitions and describes the ......
A Thunderbolt Pilot's War Across the PacificAuthor: Curran, JamesCode: 52417Price:AU $29.66Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:21/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
There were no mission limits for a pilot in the Pacific during World War II; unlike in Europe, you flew until it was time to go home. So it was for James "Jug" Curran, all the way from New Guinea to the Philippines with the 348th Fighter Group, the first
How Wilbur Wright Solved the Problem of Manned FlightAuthor: Hazelgrove, WilliamCode: 55514Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PROMETHEUS BOOKS Published date:20/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
"This book is the first deconstruction of the Wright Brothers' myth. They were not -- as we have all come to believe--two halves of the same apple. Each had a distinctive role in creating the first 'flying machine'."--Provided by publisher.