Aircraft: general interest

    Royal Flying: A Pictorial History

    By Keith Wilson

    Currently unavailable

    Paperback £12.05

    This book covers a pictorial history of royal flying - not just the King's and Queen's Flight, but also the much wider subject of royal flying, including the Duke of Edinburgh's, Prince Charles's and Prince William's military and civilian flying activities.

    The RAF at 100: A Century in Photographs

    By Mirrorpix

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    Hardback £10.25

    Celebrating a century of the world's oldest independent air force, The RAF at 100 showcases vivid and evocative images from the Mirrorpix archive that trace the story of the RAF from its earliest days through wartime and peacetime and into the modern age.

    Javelin Boys: Air Defence from the Cold War to Confrontation

    By Steve Bond

    Currently unavailable

    Hardback £14.46

    Fascinating stories of air defence from the Cold War to their withdrawal from the RAF in 1968.

    Airportness: The Nature of Flight

    By Christopher Schaberg

    Currently unavailable

    Paperback £14.45

    Airportness takes the reader on a single day's journey through all the routines and stages of an ordinary flight. From curbside to baggage, and pondering the minutes and hours of sitting in between, Christopher Schaberg contemplates the mundane world of commercial aviation to discover "the nature of flight." For Schaberg...

    How to Land a Plane

    By Mark Vanhoenacker

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    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.

    Douglas DC-3 Dakota 1935 Onwards

    By Paul Blackah

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    Paperback £11.45

    New in PB. The Douglas DC-3 Dakota revolutionised air transport in the 1930s and 40s. With a lasting impact on the airline industry, it is widely regarded as one of the most significant transport aircraft ever built. This Manual describes the Dakota's rugged anatomy and examines its operation from the...

    Teach Yourself to Fly

    By Nigel Tangye

    Currently unavailable

    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.

    British Military Jets

    By Kev Darling

    Currently unavailable

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    While the world lived with the threat of nuclear war, the RAF deployed new and ever more capable jet aircraft to counter the communist threat. This book is their story.

    SR-71 Blackbird Story

    By Mark Chambers

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    Hardback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    With the help of breath-taking photographs, Mark Chambers tells the fascinating story of this truly unique aircraft's design and development as well as its famous and ingenious designer Mr Clarence `Kelly' Johnson.

    Wright Brothers Story

    By Mike Roussel

    Currently unavailable

    Hardback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    The story of brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright who were fascinated by human flight.

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