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            The Nation Waited: The First Attempt To Fly the Tasman Sea
             

            The Nation Waited: The First Attempt To Fly the Tasman Sea (Paperback)

            By Conroy, Bill

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            "In early 1928, during a time of pioneering, long-distance flights, two New Zealand pilots set off from Australia on the first attempted aerial crossing of the wild Tasman Sea. Amid fervent hope, government interference, a spirit of patriotism, wide newspaper coverage and family ...

            ISBN 9780992247591
            Published 22 February 2019 by Nationwide Books
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            Fighter Aircraft, The World Encyclopedia of: An illustrated history from the early planes of World War I to the supersonic jets of today
             

            Fighter Aircraft, The World Encyclopedia of: An illustrated history from the early planes of World War I to the supersonic jets of today (Hardback)

            By Crosby, Francis

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            Explores the development and history and an A-Z of over 170 aircraft, with 600 photographs, in a new fully updated edition.

            ISBN 9780754834748
            Published 8 August 2019 by Anness Publishing
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            Lancaster: The Second World War's Greatest Bomber
             

            Lancaster: The Second World War's Greatest Bomber (Paperback)

            By McKinstry, Leo

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            A comprehensive history of Britain's greatest bomber plane

            ISBN 9780719523632
            Published 1 February 2011 by John Murray Press
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            A Passion for Flight: New Zealand Aviation Before the Great War
              

            A Passion for Flight: New Zealand Aviation Before the Great War (Paperback)

            By Martyn, Errol W.

            Volplane Press in association with the Aviation Historical Society of New Zealand is proud to announce publication of the first volume of Errol Martyns new trilogy - A PASSION FOR FLIGHT, a history of New Zealand aviation before the Great War of 1914-1918. This definitive work pr ...

            ISBN 9780473203870
            Published 15 June 2012 by Volplane Press
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Zeppelin Story
             

            Zeppelin Story (Hardback)

            By Christopher, John

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            In the 1930s the Zeppelins ruled the skies, crossing the Atlantic with a style and elegance never seen before - or since - in air travel. This title charts the history of these incredible airships from their conception to their fiery destruction.

            ISBN 9780752451756
            Published 19 October 2010 by The History Press Ltd
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            The Dawn of the Drone: From the Back Room Boys of World War One
             

            The Dawn of the Drone: From the Back Room Boys of World War One (Hardback)

            By Mills, Steve

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            This is the story of the first ever drones, invented during World War I by maverick inventor Dr Archibald Low and his genius backroom boys for the Royal Flying Corps.

            ISBN 9781612007892
            Published 19 July 2019 by Casemate Publishers
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            How Drones Work
             

            How Drones Work (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Leigh, Anna

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            Carefully leveled text and full color photos introduce readers to military drones. The history of drones, drone parts, and uses of drones are discussed with high-interest appeal.

            ISBN 9781541574557
            Published 1 August 2019 by Lerner Publications
            Interest Age 6-9 years
            Series Lightning Bolt Books (R) -- Military Machines
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            Scooter!: The Douglas A-4 Skyhawk Story
              

            Scooter!: The Douglas A-4 Skyhawk Story (Hardback)

            By Thomason, Tommy

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            The A-4 dramatically bucked the trend toward ever bigger, faster, and more complicated tactical jet airplanes in favour of simplicity and low cost. This is a fully revised and updated edition of the definitive history of the A-4 written by one of the leading authorities on U.S. n ...

            ISBN 9781910809266
            Published 30 September 2019
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            Highest Duty: My Search for What Really Matters
             

            Highest Duty: My Search for What Really Matters (Audio CD / Audio)

            Read by Sullenberger, Captain Chesley B.; McConnohie, Michael

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            In this inspirational autobiography, Captain Sully Sullenberger tells his life story and talks about the essential qualities that he believes have been so vital to his success. In January 2009, the world witnessed one of the most remarkable emergency landings in history when Capt ...

            ISBN 9780061953255
            Published 13 October 2009 by HarperAudio
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            General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon Owners' Workshop Manual: 1978 onwards (all marks)
             

            General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon Owners' Workshop Manual: 1978 onwards (all marks) (Hardback)

            By Davies, Steve

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            Popularly referred to as the 'Viper' by its air and ground crews, the F-16 is a successful American-built all-weather multi-role jet fighter of which more than 4,500 have been built and exported to 25 countries worldwide. Author Steve Davies covers all aspects of the F-16, focusi ...

            ISBN 9780857333988
            Published 1 June 2014 by Haynes Publishing Group
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