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English Electric Canberra Profiles and Plan Views Vol.1 - British Service 1949-2006

Product code:  65075AVI
We take a journey through six decades of the English Electric Canberra in British service. From the prototype A.1 in Petter Blue to 39 Sqn’s last PR.9s in Afghan recon grey, Volume 1 features both classic and more obscure variants in a wide variety of colour schemes and markings. Concise aircraft histories are included, covering date of manufacture, squadron service, airframe fate and other facts of interest. Profiles include both airborne and parked views, and plan and underside projections giv...

Saab 37 Viggen - Yellow Series

Product code:  49722AVI
The Saab 37 Viggen is a Swedish single-seat, single-engine, short-medium range combat aircraft. Development work on the type was initiated at Saab in 1952 and resulting aircraft performed its first flight on 8 February 1967. Viggen entered service in 21 June 1971. It was the first canard design produced in quantity. Several distinct variants of the Viggen were produced to perform the roles of strike fighter (AJ 37), aerial reconnaissance (SF 37), maritime patrol aircraft (SH 37) and a two-seat t...

Dutch Profile D.H.89 Rapide Dominie

Product code:  92429AVI
Dutch/English language – this book looks at the history and use of this aircraft. With detailed camouflage and marking profiles.

Dutch Profile Grumman Tracker

Product code:  92009AVI2
Dutch/English language – this book looks at the history and use of this aircraft. With detailed camouflage and marking profiles.

Asia@War 36: Target Saigon 1973-75 Vol.4 The Final Collapse

Product code:  12494AVI
Volume 4 of Target Saigon examines the final campaigns of the conflict in Vietnam, in which the Communist forces engaged in a highly mechanized war of manoeuvre. Despite being heavily outnumbered, many of the ARVN’s units put up a fierce resistance, inflicting heavy casualties upon the advancing Northern forces, in a series of battles that were far from the rout often described.

North American X-15

Product code:  09969AVI
Developed in the mid-1950s by the US military and operated by NASA between 1959 and 1968, the X-15s were the first rocket-powered hypersonic research aircraft. They made 199 flights and reached speeds in excess of 4,000mph and altitudes above 270,000 ft, considered to be beyond the atmosphere and into the vacuum of space. The book begins with a description of the X-series aircraft research programme started in the latter stages of the Second World War, successfully pushing through the sound barr...

Vampire Boys: True Tales from Operators of the RAF's First Single-Engined Jet

Product code:  67391AVI
Sliding out of the shadows of World War Two, the de Havilland Vampire - accompanied by the distinctive whine of its Goblin engine - quickly proved itself an effective alternative to piston-powered fighters. After entering operational service with the RAF (as the service's first single-engined jet) in 1946, the Vampire - sought by air forces the world over - held a number of notable records: the first fighter to exceed 500 mph, the first to set a world altitude record of almost 60,000 ft, the fir...

Asia@War 35: CIA Paramilitary Operations in Tibet

Product code:  10216AVI2
CIA Paramilitary Operations in Tibet is the story of how the US government – primarily through the CIA and often in cooperation with India – came to harness, nurture, and encourage Tibetan defiance in one of the most extreme covert campaigns of the Cold War. In particular, it details an important chapter in the CIA’s paramilitary history. In Tibet, new kinds of equipment – aircraft and parachutes, for example – were combat-tested under the most extreme conditions imaginable. New communications t...

Aircraft in detail 25 Lockheed F-104 Starfighter flying in Air Forces around the World

Product code:  AID025
From Duke Hawkins, HMH Publications. A complete portrait of this iconic aeroplane and its variants containing photos of all the features including action shots, Cockpit views, Fuselage, Weapons and Maintenance in addition to up-to-date information.

Warpaint 134 Aero L-29 Delfin

Product code:  WP134AVI
Detailed history of this aircraft which includes history and development, photos, camouflage schemes, line drawings in detail.

JASDF Photo Book: F-4 Phantom II Photo Book ENGLISH EDITION

Product code:  51692AVI
ENGLISH LANGUAGE BOOK: This Lavishly illustrated book contains an overview, scale drawings, detailed walkaround colour photos, illustrations of the airframe structure and camouflage schemes, modelling sections.

Middle East@War 49: Al-Hussein Iraqi Indigenous Conventional Arms Projects, 1980-2003

Product code:  77181AVI
Always at the forefront of Arab states when it came to the development of its armed forces and armament industry, during the 1970s Iraq embarked on an ambitious program of becoming self-sufficient in production of almost all equipment and ammunition necessary for its armed forces. Indeed, during the following decade, many of the related projects became a necessity because of the lengthy and costly war with Iran. The most ambitious – and probably the best-known – such projects were related to the...