Charles Lindbergh's Daring and Immortal 1927 Transatlantic CrossingAuthor: Hampton, DanCode: 51260Price:AU $24.59Format: Paperback / 336 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:15/05/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
"GRIPPING. ... AN HOUR-BY-HOUR ACCOUNT." - WALL STREET JOURNAL * From one of the most decorated pilots in Air Force history comes a masterful account of Lindbergh's death-defying nonstop transatlantic flight in Spirit of St. LouisOn the rainy morning of May 20, 1927, a little-known American pilot named Charles A. Lindbergh climbed into his ......
Author: Kleiner, SamuelCode: 51265Price:AU $40.53Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:15/05/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The thrilling story behind the American pilots who were secretly recruited to defend the nation's desperate Chinese allies before Pearl Harbor and ended up on the front lines of the war against the Japanese in the Pacific.
The Birth of the World's First Air ForceAuthor: Overy, Richard, Ph.D. (King's College)Code: 51264Price:AU $33.22Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: WW NORTON & CO Published date:15/05/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
A great historian's masterful account of the origins of air power in the RAF.
The Spectacular Rise and Scandalous Fall of Aviation's Golden CoupleAuthor: Mead, CoreyCode: 51273Price:AU $40.51Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: FLATIRON BOOKS Published date:08/05/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Corey Meads The Lost Pilots is the saga of two star crossed pilots who soar to the greatest heights of fame, tailspin into scandal and crime, and go the ultimate lengths for a chance at redemption...
How America's Bomber Boys of the 8th Air Force Saved World War IIAuthor: Wilson, KevinCode: 51289Price:AU $28.88Format: Paperback / 560 pages Publisher: PEGASUS ENTERTAINMENT Published date:10/04/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The heroic, dramatic, and sometimes tragic history of how the US 8th Air Force changed the course of World War II.
The Tragedy of Flight 242Author: Chittu, SammeCode: 51098Price:AU $24.95Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: SMITHSONIAN BOOKS Published date:04/04/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
On the afternoon of April 4, 1977, Georgia housewife Sadie Burkhalter Hurst looked out her front door to see a frantic stranger running toward her, his clothes ablaze, and behind him the mangled fuselage of a passenger plane that had just crashed in her yard. The plane, a Southern Airways DC-9-31, had been carrying eighty-one passengers and ......
The Aircraft of the Modern U.S. PresidencyAuthor: Veronico, NicholasCode: 51419Price:AU $44.37Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:15/03/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The presidential plane wasnt always known as Air Force One. FDR traveled in the Guess Where II, a transport version of the heavy bomber four-engine Liberator. Later presidential aircraft included the Dixie Clipper and Sacred Cow (FDR), Independence (Truman), Columbine I and II (Eisenhower), followed by Air Force One.
One young man's extraordinary exploits in World War IIAuthor: Campbell-Jones, SuzanneCode: 50937Price:AU $36.02Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:26/02/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
After a lifetime in the RAF, Group Captain Bob Allen, finally allowed his children and grandchildren to see his official flying log. It contained the line: 'KILLED WHILST ON OPERATIONS'. He refused to answer any further questions, leaving instead a memoir of his life during World War II. Joining up aged 19, within six months he was in No.1 ......
The Chronicles of a Public-Safety Helicopter PilotAuthor: McDonald, Kevin (University of Melbourne)Code: 50978Price:AU $28.88Format: Paperback / 350 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:20/02/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Travis County STAR Flight, in Austin, Texas, is recognized as one of the premier public-safety helicopter programs in the United States. Life Inside the Dead Mans Curve is a firsthand account of the tragedy and triumph witnessed by STAR Flight crews as they respond to a myriad of emergencies, everything from traumatic injuries to rescues--and ......