Aircraft: general interest

    Bell X-1

    By Peter E. Davies

    Paperback £10.25

    In 1947, no one knew if it was possible to break the 'sound barrier'. The Bell X-1 was the tiny, rocket-powered craft that finally broke it. It was the result of innovative designers and engineers turning their attention from the pioneering jets of World War II to a new task...

    Axis Aircraft in Latin America

    By Santiago Rivas

    Hardback £23.43

    Flying the Icon: Spitfire

    Hardback £20.43

    A unique insight into what it is like to fly one of the most widely-recognised and popular aircraft in the history of aviation - the Spitfire.

    French Secret Projects

    By Jean-Christophe Carbonel

    Hardback £18.96


    By Mark Vanhoenacker

    Paperback £7.85

    **Sunday Times Bestseller****Book of the Week on Radio 4** 'A beautiful book about a part of the modern world which remains genuinely magical' Mark Haddon'One of the most constantly fascinating, but consistently under-appreciated aspects of modern life is the business of flying.

    Way of the Eagle

    By Charles J. Biddle

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    The story of a Philadelphia aristocrat-educated at Princeton, then Harvard-who refused to wait for the United States to join the Great War but instead joined it himself, as a private, eventually rising to the command of air groups ...

    Tornado Boys

    By Ian Hall

    Hardback £14.46

    With the introduction of female pilots to the RAF in 1994, the Tornado was among the first aircraft to be flown by both men and women. With focus on the GR1/GR4 versions of the Tornado, readers will enjoy insights on what it is like to operate this aircraft against the...

    Wrecks & Relics

    By Ken Ellis

    Hardback £13.83

    Lancaster: Reaping the Whirlwind paperback edition

    By Martin W. Bowman

    Paperback £14.46

    Detailing the Lancaster's history from 1942-45, this study brings everything together to tell a concise history of the world's most famous aircraft of all time and undoubtedly the finest bomber of the Second World War. A superlative and unique colour section of over fifty contemporary photographs of the Lancaster is...

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