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British Combat Aircraft in Latin America

Product code:  09572AVI
This book covers the story of all the British military aircraft that served in Latin America since 1940. Though the presence of British combat types is now almost gone from the skies over Latin America, its legacy will last for a long time. After World War 2, Britain was happy to sell the most modern equipment to the region giving it an advantage over the United States, hitherto the main provider of planes to Latin American air forces. This was one of the main reasons why many air forces chose t...

Combat Aircraft 128: F-80 Shooting Star Units of the Korean War

Product code:  29054AVI
uilt within a 180-day time limit in 1943, the F-80 Shooting Star first saw service in Italy in the final year of World War 2, and consequently was sent to bases in the US, Europe and the Far East after VJ Day. It was the latter groups based in Japan that initially bore the brunt of the early fighting in Korea, engaging MiG-15s in the world's first jet-versus-jet combat. Flown principally by the 8th and 49th Fighter Bomber Wings, the F-80 served until the end of the war, completing an astonishing...

Aircraft in detail SPECIAL 1 F-16 Dark Falcon

Product code:  AIDSPEC1
A complete portrait of the F-16 Dark Falcon and variants containing photos of all the features including action shots, Cockpit views, Fuselage, Weapons and Maintenance in addition to up-to-date information

Aircraft in detail 007 Saab 37 Viggen

Product code:  AID007
A complete portrait of the Saab 37 Viggen and variants containing photos of all the features including action shots, Cockpit views, Fuselage, Weapons and Maintenance in addition to up-to-date information

Aircraft in detail 006 Eurofighter Typhoon

Product code:  AID006
A complete portrait of the Eurofighter Typhoon and variants containing photos of all the features including action shots, Cockpit views, Fuselage, Weapons and Maintenance in addition to up-to-date information

The Avro Vulcan: Revised Edition

Product code:  09273AVI
This much anticipated revised edition contains many additional new photographs and updated appendices to this comprehensive book on the Avro Vulcan.

Top Gun: 50 Years of Naval Air Superiority

Product code:  63546AVI
Taking a look over the past 50 years of aviation within the Navy. In-depth research with superb illustrations.

The F-14 Tomcat

Product code:  86394AVI
The ideas behind the Grumman F-14 Tomcat first began to take shape back in the late 1950s when it was discovered that the Soviet Union was quickly developing an increasingly accurate airborne missile system that would pose a major threat to the US Navy's warships. Entering service in 1974 with VF-1 and VF-2 on USS Enterprise, the F-14 was one of the most sophisticated, reliable and deadly aircraft of its day. In this book, author Terry Treadwell looks at the development and evolution of the F-14...

Warpaint 119 Grumman F9F Panther

Product code:  WP119AVI
Detailed history of this aircraft which includes history and development, camouflage schemes, line drawings, in detail and a list of available kits.

Flightcraft 18 British Military Test and Evaluation Aircraft-The Golden Years 1945-75

Product code:  46719AVI
It could be argued that the heyday of British military aircraft flight testing began in the 1940s, and continued throughout the three decades that followed, during the so-called Cold War period. The Golden Years, 1945 to 1975 as this was arguably the most exciting period with many wonderful and new types rubbing shoulders with wartime and immediate post-war designs that were utilised for development purposes, making for an eclectic mix of shapes and colour schemes. Alongside the technical aspect...

Nimrod Boys: True Tales from the Operators of the RAF's Cold War Trailblazer

Product code:  21270AVI
Nimrod Boys is a complementary book to Nimrod Rise and Fall from acclaimed author Tony Blackman. It is a collection of over twenty first-hand accounts of operating the Hawker Siddeley Nimrod - an aircraft which served at the forefront of the Cold War. As the first jet-powered maritime aircraft, it could reach critical points for rescues or for operational requirements in rapid time.

Airframe Album 15 The Gloster/A.W. Meteor-A Detailed Guide to Britian's First Jet Fighter

Product code:  32023AVI2
This well illustrated album contains a wealth of historical photographs and detailed images of the world’s preserved aircraft during production and service use; isometric views and colour profiles in addition to a list of all accessories and decals and special builds.