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    • Specialty Press 1001 Aviation Facts:Amazing Little Known Information Sc
    • Specialty Press 1001 Aviation Facts:Amazing Little Known Information Sc

      In any specialized subject, detailed trivia (technical, or otherwise) is sought and prized by enthusiasts worldwide. Interesting but little-known facts have been part of aviation lore since that industry first began in the early 1900s,

      Published 2016,

      C$32.95
    • Specialty Press America’s Round Engine Airliners: Golden Age SC
    • Specialty Press America’s Round Engine Airliners: Golden Age SC

      Some of the most significant engineering and technological breakthroughs of the last century centered on the development of piston aero engines from the 1920s through to the 1950s when they began to be supplanted by jet engines. This book explains in deta

      C$59.95
    • Specialty Press Complete History U.S. Cruise Missiles Softcover
    • Specialty Press Complete History U.S. Cruise Missiles Softcover

      The year 2018 celebrates the Centennial of US Cruise Missiles. In 1918 Col. Hap Arnold, future father of the U. S. Air Force, was sent overseas to France to prepare for the operational deployment of vast clouds of unmanned Kettering Bugs to be used agains

      C$42.95 Not in stock
    • Specialty Press Convair Deltas: From Seadart to Hustler softcover
    • Specialty Press Convair Deltas: From Seadart to Hustler softcover

      Convair Deltas examines each of the company's delta-wing programs in detail using dozens of original factory photos to highlight the narrative. It tells the compelling story of America's aerospace industry in its heyday, when manufacturers boldly took the

      C$39.95
    • Specialty Press Fire Bombers In Action VideoBook softcover with DVDROM
    • Specialty Press Fire Bombers In Action VideoBook softcover with DVDROM

      Whether watching the images on TV or in real life, nearly everyone has witnessed the riveting scene of a fast, low-flying aircraft dropping torrents of water or retardant on a blazing wildfire. Fire Bombers in Action takes the reader inside the gritty wor

      C$44.95
    • Specialty Press Mikoyan Guervich MiG29 Fulcrum: Warbird Tech #41 softcover
    • Specialty Press Mikoyan Guervich MiG29 Fulcrum: Warbird Tech #41 softcover

      This book is a must have for all aircraft enthusiasts! It Covers the concept, variants, upgrades, carrier trials, service, sales, and what the future holds for the MiG-29. Also includes design, development, structural detail, international production, tr

      C$24.95
    • Specialty Press North American's T6: Definitive History HC
    • Specialty Press North American's T6: Definitive History HC

      North American's T-6: A Definitive History of the World's Most Famous Trainer is the book the world's extensive T-6 community has been waiting years to have. Author Dan Hagedorn, Curator for the Museum of Flight in Seattle, Washington, combines his profes

      C$44.95
    • Specialty Press Painting Aviations Legends:Mike Machat Hc
    • Specialty Press Painting Aviations Legends:Mike Machat Hc

      Through his award-winning artwork, Mike Machat has documented aviation for the past 40 years in ways never before seen, a process made possible by flying in many of the aircraft he painted, and developing life-long personal friendships with pilots of the

      C$49.95
    • Specialty Press Scooter: Douglas A4 Skyhawk Story HC Revised
    • Specialty Press Scooter: Douglas A4 Skyhawk Story HC Revised

      Few modern military aircraft can claim the longevity and success of the legendary Douglas A-4 Skyhawk. First flown in the mid - 1950s, the A-4 Skyhawk achieved combat fame in the Falklands and Vietnam wars and saw service with the air arms of seven foreig

      C$57.95 Not in stock
    • Specialty Press Testbeds, Motherships & Parasites: Golden Age SC
    • Specialty Press Testbeds, Motherships & Parasites: Golden Age SC

      his book thoroughly covers every aspect of mothership, testbed, and parasite aircraft. Also featured are detailed appendices containing extensive reference material for modelers, historians, and enthusiasts, including a complete listing of known engine te

      C$39.95 Not in stock
    • Specialty Press US Naval Air Superiority: Shipborne Jet Fighters HC
    • Specialty Press US Naval Air Superiority: Shipborne Jet Fighters HC

      U.S. Naval Air Superiority examines the Navy's internal struggle to adapt the jet engine to its style of warfare as well as the development and evolution of carrier-borne fighters and their airframes and engines, from the closing days of World War II thro

      C$59.95
    • Specialty Press Vigilante: 1,200 Hours Flying US Navy Recce HC
    • Specialty Press Vigilante: 1,200 Hours Flying US Navy Recce HC

      North American's RA-5C Vigilante represents the absolute zenith of Jet Age aerial reconnaissance at Mach 2. The aircraft's history corresponds to the evolution of the war in Vietnam, where Vigilantes located targets and assessed post-strike damage. The je

      C$54.95 Not in stock
    • Specialty Press Vought F8 Crusader:Development Of Navy's First Supersonic Jet Fighter Hc
    • Specialty Press Vought F8 Crusader:Development Of Navy's First Supersonic Jet Fighter Hc

      Detailed coverage of the Vought F-8 Crusader's design and development, production, record flights, the XF8U-3 Super Crusader, significant NASA variants, and foreign operators augments the story of this aircraft's development. In so doing, this book provid

      C$54.95
    • Specialty Press Wave Off: History Of Lsos And Ship-Board Landings Hc
    • Specialty Press Wave Off: History Of Lsos And Ship-Board Landings Hc

      From the beginning, landing airplanes on ships at sea has been considered the ultimate challenge in aviation. The success of generations of aircraft carrier operations would never have been possible without the Landing Signal Officer, or LSO. A full histo

      C$49.95
    • Specialty Press World's Fastest Single-Engine Jet A/C: Convair F106 HC
    • Specialty Press World's Fastest Single-Engine Jet A/C: Convair F106 HC

      Developed for the Air Force in the early 1950s as a next-generation interceptor following Convair's pioneering delta-wing F-102, the F-106 excelled in every aspect of the Air Defense Command mission. With its advanced Hughes radar system, Falcon air-to-ai

      C$54.95
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