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Heathrow Airport An Illustrated History
55118AVI
A pictorial history of one of the busiest international airports in the world, Heathrow celebrates its 70th birthday in 2016 and this book charts the story of the airport through photos and a written history of the airport
£18.99
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Haynes Owners Workshop Manual de Havilla
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Insight into the design, construction and operation of the world's first jet airliner.
£22.99
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The Pictorial History of BOAC and Asso
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The illustrated history of the B.O.A.C. and associated airlines, covering the fascinating story of the UK's long-range carrier from its formation in 1939 until the creation of British Airways in 1974.
£40.00
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Handley Page Herald
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This book looks back at the development and life of the Herald and the people who flew it.
£12.99
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Douglas DC-3
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The author explores the rich history of the DC-3 from its beginnings in Southern California to its use across the world. Contains a plethora of colour and black and white photos
£20.00
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The Marvels of Flying : Air Travel%2
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This book explores all aspects of air travel (not just aircraft) including airport architecture and advertising together with its influence on popular culture focusing on the golden age of flying from 1920 to 1950
£9.95
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Aircraft and Aerospace Manufacturing in
30608AVI
With a focus on aircraft manufacturing from the first pioneering steps by Lilian Bland, Joseph Cordner and a young Harry Ferguson, through a century of developments in production and research, this book highlights that history and the people who played a part in it. Aircraft from both military and civil backgrounds are featured including the early experiments, licensed military production, flying boats, conversions, fascinating research designs, jet and missile developments, and successful transport and passenger aeroplanes.
£8.99
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Born of Adversity : Britains Airlines%
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The book takes a look at the paradoxes of aviation policy from the very beginning as it tells the story of Britain's airlines, the challenges they faced, the opportunities they found, who helped them fly, and who got in the way. It answers such questions as as: What was it like to fly on British airliners before the Second World War? And why did you have to change planes so often? And why did the Conservatives nationalise the airlines, and Labour open up civil aviation for free enterprise?
£17.99
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The Monospar From Tailless Gliders to
36368AVI
The story of the plane and the company that made it. With a 27 page introduction that chronicles the fortune of the company, its planes and the personalities involved.
£16.00
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BMI the story Celebrating 70 years in%
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Records the adventures and struggles of bmi which began life in 1938 on the eve of WWII when a company was formed for flying training for the RAF. The book follows it through its life as Derby Aviation, British Midland Airways and then bmi. Includes a time line charting the evolution of bmi, the history of Donningtan Hall (bmi's headquarters) and an aircraft fleet list for bmi group.
£19.99
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Frontier Airlines A History of the For
40406AVI
The story of the former Frontier Airlines from its founding just after World War II to its eventual demise in the 1980s. The book is supplemented with a large number of historical photographs showing aircraft, crews, airports, and memorabilia.
£41.50
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The Lympne Trials Searching for an Ide
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Aviation photo album of light planes. Contains a 23 page introduction and introduces Lympne in Kent as the town that played its part hosting the various trials to find the ideal light plane design. Contains hundreds of archive photos, facsimile illustrations, tables etc.
£16.00
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Air2 Aviation photos & Flight reports
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English language, this book is a colour pictorial album featuring aviation photo 'galleries' from Sudan, Bangladesh, Dubai, China, Los Angeles and more. Trip reports include China Southern A380; Saudi Arabia Airlines, DC8-62 Classic Jet Tours, the last Singapore Airlines B747 flight, L1011 Thai Sky airlines plus many more.
£22.99
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Bristol Brabazon
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A pictorial history of the Bristol Brabazon using original manufacturer’s illustrations and photographs. Contains original research with the use of original sales brochure as well as original and unpublished photos and illustrations
£14.99
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Douglas DC-1, 2, 3 75 years Celebr
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Looks at the DC-3 in the Antarctic; the Lisunov Li-2 in worldwide service,the Ryan Field C-47s, Transair and Dakmaster in addition to extensive details of modifications and conversions to the basic airframe. Illustrated with over 250 black & white photographs from the 1930s to the present of a wide range of aircraft in both civil and military markings, most published for the first time, plus memorabilia. Includes a complete registration/serial-constructor’s number cross-reference to all the new and updated information.
£44.95
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