Aerospace & aviation technology

    Small Unmanned Fixed-wing Aircraft Design

    By Andras Sobester

    Hardback £70.88

    Small Unmanned Fixed-wing Aircraft Design is the essential guide to designing, building and testing fixed wing UAVs or drones. It deals with aircraft from two to 150 kg in weight and is based on the first-hand experiences of the world renowned UAV team at the UK s University of Southampton.

    How to Land a Plane

    By Mark Vanhoenacker

    Hardback £8.45

    Get in the cockpit, take the controls and experience the enormous wonder of how we, as a flying species, come home. And with Mark Vanhoenacker as your guide, you're guaranteed a smooth landing.

    Teach Yourself to Fly

    By Nigel Tangye

    Hardback £7.25

    Learn how to fly an aeroplane with this gorgeous, lovingly reproduced classic from Mr. Nigel Tangye, a leading aeronautical journalist, author and expert flier. First published in 1938, Teach Yourself to Fly was one of the first titles published in the Teach Yourself series.

    Introduction to Multicopter Design and Control

    By Quan

    Hardback £34.45

    As such, it offers a valuable resource for anyone interested in multicopters, including students, teachers, researchers, and engineers.This introductory text is a welcome addition to the literature on multicopter design and control, on which the author is an acknowledged authority.

    How to Make a Spaceship

    By Julian Guthrie

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    When he realized NASA was winding down manned space flight, he set out on one of the great entrepreneurial adventure stories of our time. If the government wouldn't send him to space, he would create a private space flight industry himself.

    Introduction to Aircraft Structural Analysis

    By T. H. G. Megson

    Paperback £56.41

    Introduction to Aircraft Structure Analysis, Third Edition covers the basics of structural analysis as applied to aircraft structures. Coverage of elasticity, energy methods and virtual work set the stage for discussions of airworthiness/airframe loads and stress analysis of aircraft components. Numerous worked examples, illustrations and sample problems show how to...

    Buying the Big Jets

    Paperback Save £2.82 = £32.17

    Revised edition of the author's Buying the big jets, c2007.

    Daring Women of History: Amelia Earhart

    By Mike Roussel

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    Revealing the naturally courageous nature of 'Lady Lindy', that made her one of the most daring of twentieth-century women

    Science Comics

    By Alison Wilgus

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    In FLYING MACHINES we follow the famous aviators from their bicycle shop in Dayton, Ohio, to the fields of North Carolina where they planned to make their famous flights.

    North American X-15

    By Peter E Davies

    Paperback £10.25

    An authoritative history of the hypersonic career and lasting influence of America s Mach 6 rocket plane, packed with photos and spectacular new artwork, which will appeal to the many aviation fans fascinated by the thrilling, dangerous world of Space Age pioneers."

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