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Image for Approach Magazine, September 1966, Vol. 12, No. 3 - Disorientation in Flight

Approach Magazine, September 1966, Vol. 12, No. 3 - Disorientation in Flight

By: McDaniel, J.B.; Layton, D.M.; Brooks, W.T.; Barron, Charles I.;

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, U.S. Naval Aviation Safety Center: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4308

ISBN: B01B2KTQEM

Condition: Very Good


B01B2KTQEM 48 pages. Features: Emergency Abort - A-5A leaves the runway and strikes mound of earth; The Horrendous Hazard of 'Fall In' - the gradual decline of pilot proficiency; LT A.V. Safeoff goes to a Safety Conference; Inflight Fire; Jet Engine Fuel Control; The Total Situation - how to bring an engine out of a stall; Flashing Lights? - Waveoff! (because your wheels are up!); Disorientation in Flight; Runaway!; Crud in the Hydraulic System; Why Torque Threaded Parts?; Murphy's Law; Letters; and more. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality vintage copy. View more info

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The Adolescence of an Airline (Air Canada)

By: McGregor, Gordon R.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Montreal, Air Canada: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 105A0418

Condition: Good


289 pages. Index. Author joined Trans-Canada Air Lines (Air Canada) in 1945 and served as its President from 1948 through 1968. Archival black and white photographs. Clean and unmarked with light wear. View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation, December 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

Canadian Aviation, December 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

By: McLean, A.D.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0922

Condition: Good


56 pages. Features: Cover photo of a Trans Canada Air Lines Electra at the formal opening of the new runways at Stevenson Airport, Winnipeg, October 11, 1937; Directory of Canadian Airports - write-ups with interesting photos - 1937 was a huge year for airport construction in Canada; Nice Christmas-themed full-page ad for Gold Flake cigarettes; Airport Planning and Construction; Nice full-page illustrated ad for Canadian Wright Limited showing the new Grumman FF1 Fighter; Nice full-page photo ad for the Canadian Marconi Company; Nice full-page photo ad for Colas Roads Limited shows a Transpor... View more info

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Til We Meet Again: Recapturing Moments of the Rcaf in World War II

By: McQuarrie, John

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Scarborogh, Ontario, Canada, McGraw-Hill Ryerson Ltd: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 854A2657

ISBN: 0075513013

Condition: Fine


0075513013 171 pages. Signed and inscribed by author and illustrator upon front free endpaper. "This book is not a history piece. The tidbits of historical fact sprinkled herein are incidental to our real purpose. For we are not trying merely to inform you, we want to take it a step further. We hope rather to move you, to help you sense and feel the pulse, the beat and the drama of those times. The images and words are offered as a celebration of the excitement and romance of an era and a people whose resourcefulness and courage are worthy of great tribute." - from Introduction. ... View more info

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Tannoy Calling: The Story of Canadian Airmen Flying Against Nazi Germany

By: McQuiston, John H.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Vantage Pr: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 665H0918

ISBN: 0533086604

Condition: Very Good


0533086604 210 pages. Reproductions of black and white photos. "A personal and colorful account of the author's experience, and that of his crew, while serving with Bomber Command's 415 Squadron." - from Foreword. Prior owner's name and purchase details atop front free endpaper. Light wear to book. Moderate wear to price-clipped dust jacket which is now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A sound copy. View more info

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Time, October 3 1969

By: meremart

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Time Inc: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 551H1694

ISBN: B000LCO6SY

Condition: Good


B000LCO6SY 102 pages. Features: Revenge of the average man under Mario Angelo Procaccino in NYC; Ella Jean Scott murdered by a Saikin; Election in West Germany; Classy color-photo ad for the 1970 Ford Marquis; China's two decades of communism; Golda Meir visits Nixon; Nice color ad for the 1970 Nova; Coupe; India's Riot-ravaged Ahmedabad; Fantastic two-page color-photo ad for the 1970 Oldsmobile (Olds) Cutlas S; Photo of ecstatic fans flooding on to the Shea Stadium field after Mets win the NL East; IBM ad features color photo of Marsden Emig, inventor of the Braille typewriter; Beatles relea... View more info

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Nighthawk! A History of 409 (Night Fighter) Squadron 1941-1977

By: Mike Mahon

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Courtenay, BC, E.W.Bickle Ltd.: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 553H1495

ISBN: B002KLETS6

Condition: Very Good


B002KLETS6 94 pages. Documents the history of this Canadian squadron, accompanied by many black and white reproductions of archival photos. Illustrated endpapers. Includes Honour Roll, List of Aircrew on CF-100 "Canuck" Aircraft, and List of Aircrew on CF-101 "Voodoo" Aircraft. Book clean, bright, tight and unmarked with very light wear. Moderate wear to dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade cover. A quality copy. Cooke (2) p.224. View more info

Aviation in Canada

By: Milberry, Larry

Price: $39.95

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Ryerson: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71205891

ISBN: 0070827788

Condition: Fair


0070827788 272 pages including index and bibliography. Gift Greetings on front flyleaf. Water damage to bottom two inches of book and dust jacket. Front of dust jacket is graced by a colour photo of an airborne Avro Arrow. Tells the story of Canadian aviation from the earliest experiments in flight to the present day. Includes stories on the CF-100 and Avro Arrow, early flying expeditions to the north, and the massive airlift operations to the DEW line, Labrador and James Bay that are among the most notable achievements in Canadian aviation. Over 350 photographs show virtually every impo... View more info

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Canada's Air Force today

By: Milberry, Larry

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Canada, CANAV Books: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 258A9115

ISBN: 0075496704

Condition: Very Good


0075496704 152 pages. Index. Colour photography throughout. "The most splendid Canadian aviation book yet published... With detailed text and a spectacular wide-ranging photographic gallery, the book is a comprehensive look at the many tasks and the ever-fascinating selection of aircraft making up today's air force." - from dust jacket. Prior owner taped a clear protective cover over dust jacket, resulting in several modest brown tape marks upon illustrated endpapers. View more info

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The Canadair Sabre

By: Milberry, Larry

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Canav Books: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 661A0329

ISBN: 0969070373

Condition: Very Good


0969070373 372 pages. Index. "The most detailed book ever about the famous F-86 Sabre... the classic jet fighter of all time, the plane that made history by taking control of the skies over Korea and drubbing the MiG-15... Contains the largest number of Sabre photos ever published in one book. As well, there are drawings, a full production list, various specs and statistics, and even drinking songs, poems and cartoons. This book will surely bring waves of nostalgia to anyone who was involved with air force life in the 1950s and will delight anyone with an interest in some of the most e... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, January (Jan.) 1925, Vol. LIV No. 321 -  Fighting Forest Fires with Seaplanes / The Whisky Pirates

The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, January (Jan.) 1925, Vol. LIV No. 321 - Fighting Forest Fires with Seaplanes / The Whisky Pirates

By: Mills, A.; Pease, O.C.; Macdonald, R.M.; Mitchell-Hedges, F.A.; Butt-Thompson, F.W.; Whittaker, J.; Austin, H.H.; Pound, R.; Burman, L.; Carline, R.; Hunter, R.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123G4369

Condition: Good


Pages 177-264 plus 16 pages of nostalgic ads. Features: The "Black Cat's" Kitten - a story from the cattle lands of Brazil; Fighting Forest Fires with Seaplanes - an interesting photo-illustrated account of new developments in Canada; Mulga Tom's Secret - a curious Australian quest; In Quest of the Unknown - part 2 - wonderfully photo-illustrated article on adventures among the Chucunaque Indians; The Haunted Room of Tower HIll Barracks - a remarkable story from the early days of Sierra Leone; "Mad Mike" - part 2 - his romantic association with Laumona in the South Seas; Serge... View more info

Wings July 1994 Volume 24 No. 3

By: Mizrahi, Joseph V.: Editor

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Granada Hills, CA, USA, Sentry Books Inc.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23307560

Condition: Good


Features: The origins of the P-47 Thunderbolt - From Seversky P-35 to Republic XP-72 including wartime P-47s; Plus 11 pages of authentic World War II color photographs and profiles. Some rippling, but no discoloration, to front cover and some pages caused by past moisture exposure. View more info

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Woman Pilot

By: Moggridge, Jackie

Price: $69.90

Publisher: London, Pan: 1959

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 761H1936

ISBN: B00BR6K5DS

Condition: Fair


B00BR6K5DS 188 pages. A revision of the 1957 first edition. Author "gained her 'A' license in South Africa at age 17 and arrived in England just before WWII. As a member of A.T.A. (Air Transport Auxilliary) she ferried more aircraft than any other pilot. As a pilot in the post-war R.A.F.V.R. she flew jets. As a civilian she ferried Spitfires from the Middle East to Burma, becoming involved in the Arab-Israeli conflict." - from back cover. Above-average wear. Covers partially detached from textblock. Inkstamps and prior owner details inside front cover and on half-title page. A... View more info

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Milestones of Flight

By: Mondey, David; Taylor, Michael J.H.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: U.K., Jane's Information Group: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 734A5423

ISBN: 0710602014

Condition: Fair


0710602014 288 pages. Copiously illustrated in black and white. Index. Above-average wear. Binding intact. Worthy reference copy. View more info

Image for Air Plan - The Hook: The Journal of Carrier Aviation, Volume 23, Number 2, Summer 1995: Fighting the War with Sidearms

Air Plan - The Hook: The Journal of Carrier Aviation, Volume 23, Number 2, Summer 1995: Fighting the War with Sidearms

By: Morgan, Rick; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, The Hook (The Tailhook Association): 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 551H2020

Condition: Very Good


64 pages. Features: Fighting the War with Sidearms; Doggus Delecti; Where Are They Now? - Jack Ensch; The LSO Today - Roger, Ball; The Curtiss SB2C Helldiver - photo essay; At Marshal - Summer of '45; Haw Heroes Pull Pilot From Inferno; The FV-124 Revisited; and more. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

Wings June 1988 Volume 18 No. 3

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Granada Hills, CA, USA, Sentry Books Inc.: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23307561

Condition: Good


Features: Riding the electric jet - F-16 Fighting Falcom; Burning Japan to the ground - The B-29 fire bomb raids of WWII; Prelude to the atomic age. Photos: F-16s of the 120th Fighter interceptor Gp. Montana National Guard; Boeing B-29 Superfortress. View more info

Wings August 1973 Volume 3 No. 4

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Granada Hills, CA, USA, Sentry Books Inc.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23307601

Condition: Good


Features: Test Flying the F7F Tigercat - WW II's most powerful fighter; Blackburn Skua - Dive Bombing with the Fleet Air Arm; Doug Davis and the Travel Air Mystery Ships; B-18 the bomber nobody wanted. Art: Grumman XF7F-1 and F7F-3; Blackburn Skua cutaway View more info

Airpower Magazine May, 1996 Volume 26 No. 3

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Granada Hills, CA, USA, Sentry Books Inc.: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23307604

Condition: Good


Features: Special all-fighter issue; Exploding the Zero myth - How good was Japan's A6M?; Republic's P-47N - Long-range escort answer of World War II. Art: Export Brewster B-339 & A6M Zero; Marine F2A-3 vs Mitsubishi A6M2; Mitsubishi A6M2 Model 21 Cutaway; Mitsubishi A6M2 Zero; Model 11 & 21 Zeros & A5M4 Claude; Republic P-47N, 7th AF; Republic P-47N, 318th Fighter Gp. View more info

Image for Air Classics Magazine Vol. 10, No. 10 October 1974

Air Classics Magazine Vol. 10, No. 10 October 1974

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $59.95

Publisher: USA, Challenge Publications: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13804959

Condition: Good


82 pages. Features: B-23 The Reluctant Dragon; Swept-Wing Furies; The New Luftwaffe; Mexican Mosquito; South Pacific Warbirds. Unmarked. Average wear. View more info

Image for Air Classics Magazine Vol. 12, No. 10 October 1976

Air Classics Magazine Vol. 12, No. 10 October 1976

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Challenge Publications: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13804961

Condition: Good


98 pages. Features: Development of America's first heavy bomber; JU 88 restoration; First Lufthansa - Rare photos of Germany's airline; The Empire Builder - North American's BT-9. Doodles on front cover. Average wear. View more info