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A-Z Of Microlighting

A-Z Of Microlighting

STOW C
This easy-to-use manual will be a useful companion for any aspiring or established microlight pilot. Straightforward explanations of a wide variety of flying matters such as aircraft and engine technology, air law, meteorology and flying techniques are provided in a simple AZ form. Profusely illustrated with specially drawn colour diagrams, The A-Z of Microlighting also includes practical tips for all of the flight exercises in the training...

$45.00




Aerospace Design Aircraft Spacecraft And The Art Of Modern Flight

Aerospace Design Aircraft Spacecraft And The Art Of Modern Flight

SPRINGER A
Explores the physical aspects of aviation and space flight through an appreciation of desighn evolution, powers of scale, materials, tools of the trade and imagery that captures not only moments in history, but also the realization of theories and ideas.

$124.95




Aerotropolis The Way We Will Live Next

Aerotropolis The Way We Will Live Next

KASARDA JOHN
From Dubai to Amsterdam, Memphis to South Korea, a new phenomenon is reshaping the way we live and transforming the way we do business: the aerotropolis. A combination of giant airport, planned city, shipping facility and business hub, the aerotropolis will be at the heart of the next phase of globalization. Drawing on a decade's worth of cutting-edge research, John Kasarda and Greg Lindsay offer a visionary look at how the metropolis of the...

$40.00




Air Accident Investigation

Air Accident Investigation

OWEN D
Flying as an airline passenger is statistically one of the safest forms of travel. For every accident, from trivial mishap to a major disaster, there are millions of flights that are safe and uneventful. But aviation safety is no accident and improving this record is due largely to the painstaking detective work of air accident investigators following a disaster. Author David Owen looks at each major cause, which is illustrated by means of...

$54.95




Air Accident Investigation 3rd ed

Air Accident Investigation 3rd ed

OWEN D
Aerospace engineer David Owen investigates the different factors involved in aviation accidents, from severe weather conditions to pilot error, metal fatigue and inadequate aircraft maintenance, illustrating each major by means of crucial incidents, some of which puzzled the investigators, initially at least. He also examines the present-day state of aviation safety worldwide and the challenges facing this rapidly expanding industry.

$55.00




Air Racing Over Reno The Worlds Fastest Motorsport

Air Racing Over Reno The Worlds Fastest Motorsport

HANDLEMAN P
The National Championship Air Races were revived at Reno, Nevada, in 1964 after a 14-year hiatus. Here, racing teams push the envelope of aerodynamic improvements and modify their 2,000- and 3,000-horsepower engines in an attempt to wring out every ounce of speed to carry them to the winner's circle. In the Unlimited class, many racers are extracting more than double the manufacturer's recommended horsepower to turn speeds in the 480- to 490-mph...

$60.00




Aircraft Safety Accident Investigations Analyses And Applications 2nd ed

Aircraft Safety Accident Investigations Analyses And Applications 2nd ed

STAMFORD KRAUSE S
This book contains 27 new case studies. What do we learn when an airplane crashes? Taken from the richest source of flying information - exhaustive flight safety investigations - this updated book examines more than 40 accidents/incidents involving airline and general aviation flights. By thoroughly dissecting what happened and why, aviation safety expert Shari Stamford Krause offers tremendous insights and techniques for pilots, air traffic...

$69.95




AirCraft the Jet as Art

AirCraft the Jet as Art

MILSTEIN J
Sometimes it takes an artist to show us that familiar things are truly remarkable. Jeffrey Milstein's elegant photographs of commercial airliners restore the rigor and glamour to our experience of air travel. They have quickly become contemporary icons, published in 2005 in photo magazine, "Graphis PhotoAnnual", and "American Photography Annual", and winning first place in the PDN Digital Photography Contest. For the past five years, Milstein...

$65.00




Airplane How Ideas Gave Us Wings

Airplane How Ideas Gave Us Wings

SPENSER JAY

$30.00




Airplane How Ideas Gave Us Wings

Airplane How Ideas Gave Us Wings

SPENGAR JAY
This accessible history of aviation is full of great technological triumphs and interesting characters, not least the critically important Wright brothers. Spenser shows that for centuries people across the world have wrestled with similar fantasies and speculations about flight, and how in the 20th century with the spur of two world wars we moved from open cockpit bi-planes to supersonic jets. Spenser has spent a lifetime in aviation, as a...

$45.00





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