Author: John BrennanCode: 60801Price:AU $53.99Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/08/2021Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
In Vol. 2 there are astonishing photos on par with Vol. 1. Besides 165 images, there are search aids for locating former in-country Army helicopters. There is a list of 24 recommended Huey photo-books; a tabulation of 300 AH-1 Cobra war survivors, their former units, and present location, also a database of 500 in-country Army helicopter names.
The Making and Breaking of Frank Whittle, Genius of the Jet RevolutionAuthor: Campbell-Smith, DuncanCode: 70035Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 560 pages Publisher: HEAD OF ZEUS Published date:26/07/2021Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
The biography of Frank Whittle - RAF pilot, mathematician of genius, inventor of the jet engine and British hero.
The story of Frank Whittle - RAF pilot, mathematician of genius, inventor of the jet engine and British hero.
In 1929, a twenty-two-year-old maverick named Frank Whittle - a self-taught aeronautical obsessive and ......
Anzac Stories of the Great WarAuthor: Ramsland, JohnCode: 70102Price:AU $27.95Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: BROLGA PUBLISHING PTY LTD Published date:25/07/2021Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
1914. Some men of the First Australian Imperial Force had a rendezvous with death in the silence in the summer night, but many were to survive only to face the thudding of the guns, again and again until 11 November 1918 at 11am, enduring physical and psychological horrors. This volume is packed with unusual stories of a deeply personal nature: ......
The Elite RAF Force that Turned the Tide of WWIIAuthor: Iredale, WillCode: 70104Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 448 pages Published date:23/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The incredible story of the crack team of men and women who transformed RAF Bomber Command and helped the Allies deliver decisive victory over Nazi Germany. The Pathfinders were ordinary men and women from a range of nations who revolutionised the efficiency of the Allies air campaign over mainland Europe. They elevated Bomber Command - ......
French Secret Projects Vol 3Author: Carbonel, J CCode: 60789Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 312 pages Publisher: CRECY Published date:17/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
In 1963, Eugen Sanger, became head of the Eurospace organisation which promoted the AeroSpace Transporter. In response to a Eurospace call, aircraft makers in France, Germany and UK designed recoverable, winged spacecraft. From 1964 to 1970 the French government led studies to evaluate the feasibility of the concept.
Those studies, under ......
The Forging of a Very British LegendAuthor: Nichol, JohnCode: 60304Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 464 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD Published date:15/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
'The epic story of an iconic aircraft and the breathtaking courage of those who flew her' Andy McNab, bestselling author of Bravo Two Zero 'Compelling, thrilling and rooted in quite extraordinary human drama' James Holland, author of Normandy 44 From John Nichol, the Sunday Times bestselling author of Spitfire, comes a passionate and profoundly ......
Author: Wakely, JoelCode: 60757Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:15/07/2021Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
In this fully illustrated personal look at the culture of hot rods and customised vehicles in Australia are dozens of fascinating stories about these incredible cars and the passionate craftspeople, amateur and professional, who build them. Includes unique and never before seen photos and contributions from dozens of hot rod and custom enthusiasts.
Author: Carousel CalendarsCode: 60908Price:AU $17.99
Format: CalendarPublisher: CAROUSEL Published date:14/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A year of breathtaking photographic images of the iconic Vulcan XH558 can be enjoyed in this 2022 calendar. Sold in support of the Vulcan to the Sky Trust, enabling the future generations to be inspired by this awe inspiring aircraft.
Author: Lowther, ScottCode: 60683Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 132 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:14/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
One of the world's most extreme and enigmatic aircraft, the Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird, is the ultimate evolution of a long line of top secret projects which first coalesced in the form of the CIA's A-12 reconnaissance platform.
Author: Peczkowski, RobertCode: 60252Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:11/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The 3rd revised & extended edition of the bestselling monograph which covers the design and development of the P-51D Mustang family, the main wartime production variant of this classic American fighter plane.
Author: Karnas, DariuszCode: 60312Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 24 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:11/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A compilation for aero modellers of 4-view colour profiles, scale plans and photo details of the Saab J 21A with scale plans in 1/72 scale plus drawings from wartime technical manuals.
Author: Karnas, DariuszCode: 60313Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 24 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:11/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A compilation for aero modellers of 4-view colour profiles, scale plans and photo details of the Saab J 21R with scale plans in 1/72 scale plus drawings from wartime technical manuals.
A Legends of Flight Illustrated HistoryAuthor: Borgmann, WolfgangCode: 60781Price:AU $69.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:09/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Boeing 737 is undoubtedly one of the best known of all passenger aircraft and has been built in greater numbers than any other commercial aircraft in the world. There are few airline passengers of the last decade who have not yet flown on one of these aircraft. More than 10,000 examples have been built in all its variants - an unbelievably ......
Author: Rahim, AliCode: 60125Price:AU $59.99Format: Paperback / 220 pages Published date:04/07/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
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 ......
Author: Hutchins, ElizabethCode: 60964Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: WAKEFIELD PRESS Published date:10/06/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
It’s February 1942 and the Second World War is raging. Japanese planes are bombing Darwin, Australia fears an invasion, and the train track leads straight through the desert to Adelaide. Fourteen-year-old Rosemary Lister begins a diary to share the upheavals and tensions of her new life in the country, storing memories for her father, missing ......
The Story of the Engine That Won the Battle of Britain and WWIIAuthor: Hoyland, GrahamCode: 60565Price:AU $21.98Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: WILLIAM COLLINS Published date:08/06/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
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.
A Legends of Flight Illustrated HistoryAuthor: Borgmann, WolfgangCode: 60779Price:AU $76.99Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:05/06/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The McDonnell Douglas DC-10 three-engine jet is one of the most distinctive wide-bodied aircraft and since the early 1970s has been operated by many airlines on medium- and long-distance routes throughout the world. Successfully flying passenger service for over 40 years, the DC-10 currently still flies for FedEx in an airfreight delivery role. ......
In the Eye of the StormAuthor: Nichol, JohnCode: 60612Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD Published date:05/06/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The epic story of the Tornado during Operation Desert Storm, by the bestselling author of Spitfire and Lancaster, who was himself shot down during that conflict
Adelaide - Gawler - Mallala - Mount Gambier - Parafield - Port Pirie - VAuthor: Ingman, PeterCode: 60582Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 92 pages Published date:01/06/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Within the first two years of WWII, the RAAF had rapidly expanded to have a major presence in South Australia, flying hundreds of aircraft and employing many thousands of personnel. This presence was especially important in the regional areas of Gawler, Port Pirie, Mallala, Mount Gambier and Victor Harbor.
Author: Brown, NevilleCode: 60573Price:AU $221.00Format: Hardback / 324 pages Publisher: ROUTLEDGE Published date:31/05/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Air power has been one of the key elements in modern warfare. This book, first published in 1986, analyses the likely changes to this key role as military technology and strategic thinking evolve. It begins with the history and present status of air power and assesses technical developments, and then discusses the character of future warfare, and ......
A Century in PhotographsAuthor: MirrorpixCode: 60490Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:27/05/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The Royal Air Force was formed in 1918 to defend the skies over Britain during the First World War and made a major contribution to winning one of the largest and most devastating conflicts of the twentieth century. Yet, when the war ended, its existence as an independent air service came under threat from severe defence cuts and intense ......
Flying Wings, Deltas and Tailless DesignsAuthor: Rose, BillCode: 60420Price:AU $78.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:27/05/2021Availability: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.
Author: Napier, MichaelCode: 60625Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:17/05/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Panavia Tornado GR 1 and F 3 bore the brunt of RAF operational tasking (and combat losses) during the first Gulf War in 1991. Featuring many first-hand combat accounts, this book tells the story of the backbone of the RAF frontline from the 1980's and 1990's
A remarkable, high-flying life in motoring and aviationAuthor: Norman, VicCode: 60886Price:AU $99.00Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: PORTER PRESS INTERNATIONAL Published date:13/05/2021Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Motoring and aviation enthusiast Vic Norman has led a remarkable life. A trip to the 1954 British Grand Prix left an indelible mark, and he went on to own some of the most coveted road and racing cars of all time. He also founded Rosso Racing, which restored and prepared competition Ferraris, but in the early 1980s his passion for aeroplanes ......
Britain's Legendary Jump Jet and the Untold Story of the Falklands WarAuthor: Rowland WhiteCode: 60817Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 512 pages Publisher: TRANSWORLD Published date:12/05/2021Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
From one of the leading voices in aviation non-fiction, and the bestselling author of VULCAN 607, the untold story of the Falklands War and the iconic 809 Squadron. Perfect for fans of SPITFIRE. Utterly brilliant- a fantastically exciting book... This really does read like the best kind of thriller. His best book yet James ......
Author: Karnas, DariuszCode: 60319Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 24 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:03/05/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
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.
Author: Karnas, DariuszCode: 60251Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 24 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:03/05/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A compilation for aero modellers of 4-view colour profiles, scale plans and photo details of the Yakovlev Yak-9P with scale plans in 1/72 scale plus drawings from wartime technical manuals.
English and German TextAuthor: McMaster, Colin and Evans, DavidCode: 60404Price:AU $109.00Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: MCKLEIN PUBLISHING (GERMANY) Published date:30/04/2021Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
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 ......
A Story Set in WarAuthor: Gladwell, MalcolmCode: 60818Price:AU $45.00Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date:24/04/2021Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The international bestselling author returns with an exploration of one of the grandest obsessions of the twentieth century The Bomber Mafia is a case study in how dreams go awry. When some shiny new idea drops from the heavens, it does not land softly in our laps. It lands hard, on the ground, and shatters. In the years before the Second World ......
Design, Construction and InnovationAuthor: Wilkins, Mark C.Code: 60486Price:AU $59.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: CASEMATE BOOKS Published date:23/04/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Fully illustrated account of how British aircraft manufacturers vied to create the best fighter to counter German technology during World War I. World War I witnessed unprecedented growth and innovation in aircraft design, construction, and as the war progressed - mass production. Each country generated its own innovations sometimes in ......
The Real StoryAuthor: Pedersen, DanCode: 59169Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date:17/04/2021Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
When American fighter jets were being downed at an unprecedented rate during the Vietnam War, the U.S. Navy turned to a young lieutenant commander, Dan Pedersen, to figure out a way to reverse their dark fortune. On a shoestring budget and with little support, Pedersen picked eight of the finest pilots to help train a new generation to bend jets ......
Author: Pfeiffer, JaneCode: 70106Price:AU $26.99Format: Hardback / 32 pages Published date:15/04/2021Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
Australians celebrate or commemorate a number of special days throughout the year.These special days give us the chance to reflect on the past appreciate our lives and look to the future together. On April 25 every year Anzac Day is marked with a public holiday. It is a day when people remember all the men and women who have served in the armed ......
Military Aircraft by Enthusiasts WorldwideAuthor: Hoffen, GavinCode: 60792Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: GRUB STREET Published date:14/04/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Walk into any of the myriad aircraft museums dotted across the world and you can appreciate the wonderfully restored and preserved exhibits on display. But what about the many gems lovingly brought back to life and hiding away in peoples garages, sheds, barns and gardens? With Gavin Hoffens book you become a privileged spectator into a ......
F-16a/B NetzAuthor: Dor, AmosCode: 60809Price:AU $120.00Format: Hardback / 240 pages Published date:09/04/2021Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This second title of our a new series dedicated to the most important aircraft operated by the Israel Air Force illustrates a fighter that flew in Israel from 1980 until 2016, taking part to some of the most famous action carried out by the Chel HaAvir. The book, which collect also unpublished photos, and information, is divided into several ......