Basket 0 ITEMS

Sub-Total: £0

Discounts: £0

Carriage Total: £0

Grand Total: £0

Military Aviation Bi-Plane Era 1903-35

Filter Results

RAF Catfirth 1918 - The Story of a First World War Air Station and the First Flight to Shetland

Product code:  44014AVI
During the First World War, RAF Catfirth in Shetland was the most northerly air station in Britain. a flying boat station planned to house 450 men and 18 aircraft. The author takes a look at the history of this RAF station.

Monographs 3065: Gloster Gladiator Mk1 & 2 and Sea Gladiator

Product code:  37860AVI
214 pages of walk round photos, illustrations and a detailed look at this aircraft.

August Euler & His Airplanes 1908–20 Vol 2

Product code:  81698AVI
August Euler & His Airplanes 1908–1920 Volume 1 August Euler was a very important German aviation pioneer; he gained German pilot’s license No.1, designed and built airplanes, was a flight instructor, created a flight school, and founded an aircraft company bearing his name. After WWI he served as Germany’s first Secretary of State for aviation. This is the story of Euler and his aircraft for the first time in English. It is translated and expanded from Abenteuer Gelber Hund by Michael Du?sing. ...

August Euler & His Airplanes 1908–20 Vol 1

Product code:  81674AVI
August Euler & His Airplanes 1908–1920 Volume 1 August Euler was a very important German aviation pioneer; he gained German pilot’s license No.1, designed and built airplanes, was a flight instructor, created a flight school, and founded an aircraft company bearing his name. After WWI he served as Germany’s first Secretary of State for aviation. This is the story of Euler and his aircraft for the first time in English. It is translated and expanded from Abenteuer Gelber Hund by Michael Du?sing. ...

Les Aeroplanes Voisin

Product code:  80187AVI
n 1908 Neighbor and America the Wright were the only ones to build machines that really flew. In 1910 Voisin was still at the same level as Blériot, REP, Saulnier, and even above. Then lost in the Duck adventure and overtaken by Blériot, Farman, Breguet, he bounced back with the Type L which, with its derivatives, will be built in large quantities from the beginning until the end of the Great War. But the multiple prototypes inspired by his imagination, which are on the fringes, do not meet the ...

Orange Series 8119: PZL.23 Karas

Product code:  81630AVI
The illustrated history of Poland's World War II Army co-operation aircraft and attack bomber in 1939. The P.23 Karas ('crucian carp') was flung into action against the German ground forces and the Luftwaffe. This is the revised and updated edition of the book originally published in 2004 and it remains the only English language book about this historic aircraft - the first from any country to oppose the might of Germany's Luftwaffe in 1939. The book features 1/72 scale plans of all versions, ph...

Building the Wingnut Wings 7: Dolphin & Pfalz D.IIIA

Product code:  BWWDOP
Special edition modeller's guide to building the Wingnut Wings Dolphin & Pfalz D.IIIA with archive photos and contemporary drawings all accompanying a detailed stage by stage build.

The Stirling Bomber

Product code:  38218AVI
A illustrated history for us of this Second World War bomber. A two page introduction sets the scene starting with the Air Ministry specifications of 1936 and developments from there. The photographs tell the story and include images of production, crews, equipment, controls, maintenance etc. The photos are all accompanied by informative captions and anybody who could have been identified is named.

A History of British Waterplanes: Flying Boats, Seaplanes and Amphibians

Product code:  37976AVI
A new word ‘Waterplanes&rsquos; to denote the flying machines that took off and landed on water as listed in the sub-title. Although they played an important role in defence, communication, freight transport and early civil aviation hardly any trace of them remains today. Aircraft were not preserved and these fine craft have no museum of their own. The author wants this book to deal with the subject comprehensively. Starting with the early machines of 1909/10 and ending with the post-war period ...

Latin America At War 9 Mexicans at War-Military Aviation in the Second World War 1941-45

Product code:  90069AVI
This book introduces the reader to an unknown Ally of the Second World War. Few people remember that Mexico, took an active part in that conflict. This volume covers Mexican participation in the Second World War for the first time using photos, documents and testimony from official and personal archives. Following the sinking of Mexican ships by German u-boats the first North American Texan armed trainers entered service in the Gulf of Mexico, earning the title of the "Mexican Dive Bomber". Due ...

Black September 1918: WW1's Darkest Month in the Air

Product code:  21119AVI
With the mighty push on, once more masses of men and aircraft were put into the air. They were opposed by German fighter force were able to inflict an even larger toll of British, French and American aircraft shot down, making this the worst month for the Allied flyers during the whole of World War I - and this just a mere six weeks from the war's bloody finale. The authors of Black September 1918 have analysed the daily events throughout September with the use of lists of casualties and claims...

Warpaint 116 Hawker Fury & Nimrod

Product code:  WP116AVI
Detailed history of this aircraft which includes history and development, camouflage schemes, line drawings, in detail and a list of available kits.