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World Fighters Photo Collection 2: F-4 Short Nose Phantom II

Product code:  00910AVI
JAPANESE 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.

Tank Modeling Guide 8: PZ.KPFW.III Painting & Weathering

Product code:  40714MIL
JAPANESE LANGUAGE BOOK: This Lavishly illustrated book contains an overview, scale drawings, detailed walkaround colour photos, illustrations of the structure and camouflage schemes, modelling sections.

Relics of the Reich: The Buildings The Nazis Left Behind

Product code:  13116MIL
Relics of the Reich is the story of what happened to the buildings the Nazis left behind. Hitler's Reich may have been defeated in 1945 but many buildings, military installations and other sites remained. At the end of the War, some were obliterated by the victorious Allies but others survived.

United States Tanks and Tank Destroyers of the Second World War

Product code:  87477MIL
Only after the Nazis invaded Poland and France did the United States Government authorize mass production of tanks. By the end of the War American industry had built nearly 90,000 tanks, more than Germany and Great Britain combined. The first big order in May 1940 was for 365 M2A4 light tanks, the initial iteration of the Stuart series, with almost 24,000 constructed.

Gotha Aircraft: From the London Bomber to the Flying Wing Jet Fighter

Product code:  57068AVI
The Gothaer Waggonfabrik, originally a German rail vehicle manufacturer, entered the aircraft industry in 1913. The driving force behind this major change in production in this small Thuringian duchy in central Germany was a member of the British royal family. Gotha aircraft managed to make a name for themselves internationally. As with Fokker regarding fighter aircraft, the name Gotha is synonymous with German bomber aircraft of the Great War. Even successful seaplanes and the world's first asy...

New Vanguard 300 Warships in the Spanish Civil War

Product code:  48666NAV
This detailed study of the naval Spanish Civil War describes how the Spanish Navy, torn in two and comprising a Republican and Nationalist part, fought a civil war at sea involving both Hitler's and Mussolini's navies. In July 1936, a pro-fascist coup orchestrated by General Franco tore Spain apart and plunged the country into a bitter civil war. Like Spain itself, the Spanish Navy was torn in two: crews and most ships remained loyal to the Republican government but many of the Navy's officers j...

X Planes 16 Douglas XB-19 America's Giant World War II Intercontinental Bomber

Product code:  47195AVI
In 1935 the USAAC wanted to build a potential intercontinental bomber, a Guardian of the Hemisphere, and granted Donald Douglas a contract to build the world's largest bomber. The groundwork for the intercontinental bomber had been laid in the previous two decades by the courageous military and civilian pilots who risked their lives to set new distance and endurance records. After World War I the future Axis and Allied nations built larger aircraft and finally during World War II Germany and Jap...

Air Campaign 24 The Ruhr 1943: The RAF's Brutal Fight for Germany's Industrial Heartland

Product code:  46563AVI
This illustrated study explores, in detail, the RAF first concentrated air campaign of World War II against one of the hardest and most important targets in Germany - the industrial heartland of the Ruhr that kept Hitlers war machine running. Between March and July 1943, RAF Bomber Command undertook its first concentrated bombing campaign, the Battle of the Ruhr, whose aim was nothing less than the complete destruction of the industry that powered the German war machine. Often overshadowed by th...

Airliners of the 1990's

Product code:  20232AVI
The 1990s brought with it many important developments for the aviation world. The early jetliners found themselves hauling cargo, and the new wide-bodies became the normal mode of passenger transport for long-haul travel, along with the creation of a whole new generation of types for short-haul. With over 300 colour photographs and informative captions, this book reflects the many ways in which the industry changed during the 1990s. Taking the reader on a visual journey, this book explores some ...

British Ground Attack Aircraft of the 1970s & 80s

Product code:  20416AVI
The SEPECAT Jaguar and Hawker Siddeley Harrier played critical ground-attack and tactical reconnaissance roles. The Jaguar came into RAF service in 1974 and flew with eight squadrons and an Operational Conversion Unit before being retired in 2007. The Harrier entered RAF service in 1969. It flew with four squadrons, as well as being deployed in Belize and the Falkland Islands and with an Operational Conversion Unit. The Harrier was prematurely retired in 2011. With over 180 photographs, this boo...

US Naval Air Power West Coast 2010-2020

Product code:  70249AVI
The US Naval Aviation service celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2011 and since then it has continued to be at the forefront of military aviation developments. In that time, the service has dealt with highlights and various challenges, such as a sequestration in 2013, the resulting reduction in combat readiness, and manufacturing delays. Focusing on the US Navy and Marine Corps squadrons, and illustrated with over 200 images, this book delves into the various carrier air wings, the aircraft, su...

Avro Vulcan - The Early Years 1947-64

Product code:  20287AVI
Advances in aerodynamics and jet engine technology after World War Two led to the RAF requesting a bomber that could use these new technologies. To meet this, the Avro team adopted a Delta wing design. The design of the Delta wing Vulcan was a major gamble. However, it proved an incredibly valuable asset. After serving over three decades with the RAF, it was retired in 1984, but continued to display fly until 2015. With over 150 images, this book explores the history of the Vulcan, from concept ...