Military aircraft

    Japanese Anti-Submarine Aircraft in the Pacific War

    By Ryusuke Ishiguro

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    Hardback £23.46

    Japanese anti-submarine aircraft of World War II are not well documented and this book is the first in English with full technical details of these historic aircraft and illustrations of their fascinating colour schemes.

    Finnish Bomber Colours 1939-1945

    By Kari Stenman

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    Hardback £23.46

    Describes in detail Finnish Air Force bombers used during World War II, illustrating camouflage and markings of the aircraft obtained from the USA, Netherlands, Germany, UK and USSR.

    MIL Mi-24/35 Hind

    By Jakub Fojtik

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    Paperback £19.86

    Illustrated production and service history the contemporary Soviet attack helicopter, the Mi-24 'Hind' and its many variants in Russia and abroad.

    Javelin Boys: Air Defence from the Cold War to Confrontation

    By Steve Bond

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    Hardback £14.46

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

    MiG-21 Aces of the Vietnam War

    By István Toperczer

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    Paperback £10.85

    Having learned their trade on the subsonic MiG-17, pilots of the Vietnamese People's Air Force VPAF received their first examples of the legendary MiG-21 supersonic fighter in 1966. Soon thrown into combat over North Vietnam, the guided-missile equipped MiG-21 proved a deadly opponent for the US Air Force, US Navy...

    Hot Skies Over Yemen

    By Tom Cooper

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    Paperback £12.63

    Using newly-released secret intelligence sources, neglected memoirs and much more besides, this book tells the story of military aviation in Yemen since 1962.

    For the Love of the Air Force

    By Norman Ferguson

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    Hardback £8.45

    This miscellany brings together the history of the RAF, the people, the aviation lingo and time-honoured traditions of the force we know today. Whether you have RAF experience or you're an enthusiastic supporter from the ground, this remarkable volume will be your guide to the oldest independent air force in...

    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...

    British Military Jets

    By Kev Darling

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    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.

    Phantom Boys 2

    By Richard Pike

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    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    More thrilling tales from the UK and US operators of the McDonnell Douglas F-4

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