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Image for Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, April 29, 1946: Cover Photo of Chiang Kai-shek and His Wife / Superman Photo/Article

Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, April 29, 1946: Cover Photo of Chiang Kai-shek and His Wife / Superman Photo/Article

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Weekly Publications: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3312

Condition: Fair


96 pages. Features: Nice color ad for Mercury cars inside front cover; Photo of Dr. Bertha Lutz of Brazil; Nice early one-page ad for Northwest Airlines includes large table of their new flights and low fares; Great color-photo ad for Caterpillar called "Grand Canyon of the Mesabi" features massive iron ore excavation; Nice one-page ad for International Trucks; Food - that a hungry world may eat; Photo of fire at Barrett plant of Allied Chemical in Philadelphia; Photo of baby Betty Lou Hall kissing President Truman; Juvenile delinquency; Is 1946 another 1920?; Great one-page Boeing ad... View more info

Image for Air Stories - Aerial Adventure in Fact and Fiction: April 1939, Vol. 8, No. 4

Air Stories - Aerial Adventure in Fact and Fiction: April 1939, Vol. 8, No. 4

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118A8292

Condition: Fair


96 pages. Features: Palestine Party - The Air Fleet Arm is sent into action to meet the Greatest Menace of the Arab Rebellion; Masquerade Murder - the Squire's 'Ghost Plane'; Raiders Ride High - A Hybrid Monster bears a load of venomous purpose; True Narrative - The Conclusion of a British 'Ace' who served in the War in the Air from First to Last; The Bloke in the Bowler - When certain Brain Guys from the U.S.A decided to go into aviation, Flt.-Lt. Kinley of the Secret Service was bound for adventure; and more. Above-average wear. Binding intact. Unmarked. Upper right corner of front cov... View more info

Image for Time Magazine, Canadian Edition, April (Apr.) 5, 1971 - SST Cover

Time Magazine, Canadian Edition, April (Apr.) 5, 1971 - SST Cover

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Montreal, Canada, Time: 1971

Edition: Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 838G4898

Condition: Good


76 pages. Features: Bally shoe ad; Justice for the poor in Canada; Margaret Trudeau shops in Montreal; Pierre Vallieres - Roots of Violence; Paul Kane - Wandering the Frontier; SST - A Slowdown in the Technology of Haste; How the SST Died; Joe Columbo; Sanford Darling Paints His House; Pornography Revisited - Where to Draw the Line?; Pakistan - Toppling Over the Brink; Invasion of Laos Ends; Incident on Route 9; The Northern Ireland Powder Keg - article with color photos; The Knights in the Shebeen; Italy's Prince Junio Valerio Borghese; Clement Meadmore; Ad for Hitachi's floating train of th... View more info

Image for Time Magazine, Canadian Edition, November (Nov.) 26, 1973 - Peter Falk / Columbo Cover Illustration

Time Magazine, Canadian Edition, November (Nov.) 26, 1973 - Peter Falk / Columbo Cover Illustration

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Montreal, Canada, Time: 1973

Edition: Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 838G4900

Condition: Fair


88 pages. Features: Canadian Club color-photo ad features mountain kite-skiing with Jeff Jobe of Seattle; Energy Minister Donald MacDonald; James Bay Development Corp. is opposed by Cree Indians; Abortion advocate Dr. Henry Morgentaler celebrates his acquittal; Richard Nixon Presses His Counterattack; New Secret Service Chief Stuart Knight; Memories of John F. Kennedy - article with three photos; Energy Crisis; Students rise against Papadopoulos in Greece; Middle East War Prisoners Come Home; Battle Between Israel's military leaders; Anwar Sadat's Plan - Nationalist and Sober; Kissinger visit... View more info

Image for Scientific American Magazine, December (Dec.) 1929  - Giant Planes

Scientific American Magazine, December (Dec.) 1929 - Giant Planes

By: Munn, Orson D.: Editor

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, Scientific American Publishing Company: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35507822

Condition: Fair


Pages 465-560. Features: Scuttled German fleet is salvaged; When reindeer roamed the Pyrenees; Office building of the new era; Television's progress; Giant Airplanes; Behind the scenes in modern archeology; Timing the Schneider Cup races; The Puzzles of the comets - II; Radio in 1930; Largest electrified metal mine; Insuring safety on airlines; The art of Pliocene Man; Esthetic Engineering; American Passenger Air Transport III; Wires and Cables for the Hudson River Bridge; and more. Above-average wear. Front cover nearly loose. Multiple openings to backstrip. A worthy reference copy View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, December (Dec.) 4, 1954: Sonic Booms / Boxer Art Aragon / Schrafft's Restaurants

The Saturday Evening Post, December (Dec.) 4, 1954: Sonic Booms / Boxer Art Aragon / Schrafft's Restaurants

By: Murphy, R.; Gordon, A.; Carrighar, S.; Bess, D.; Maynard, J.; Khokhlov, N.; Longgood, W.; Et al

Price: $169.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Publishing Company: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H0774

Condition: Fair


144 pages. Features: Best-Mannered Children in the World - Eskimo children - nice color-photo-illustrated article; The Army's Tower of Babel - the new language-intelligence school at the Presidio in Monterey, California; They Came to See Him Clobbered - Boxer Art Aragon was the boxer fans loved to hate; The Truth About the "Sonic Boom" - photo-illustrated article how it's 'less dangerous than you might think"; I would Not Murder for the Soviets (part 3 of 4) - Ex-Captain Nikolai E. Khokhlov discloses the exact circumstances surrounding the downfall of his boss, Lavrenti Beria, aft... View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering (Magazine), With Which is Consolidated Aircraft Servicing - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, February (Feb.) 1931 - The Privateer Amphibian / Making the Navy Type Cable Splice

Aviation Engineering (Magazine), With Which is Consolidated Aircraft Servicing - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, February (Feb.) 1931 - The Privateer Amphibian / Making the Navy Type Cable Splice

By: Nagel, C.F. Jr.; Hoglund, G.O.; Chilton, R.; Benton, B.; LeBer, R.; Holt, F.A.; Klemin, A.; Pillard, M.; Green, E.; Dyer, H. Jr.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Aircraft Engineering: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2486

Condition: Good


50 pages. Features: Thompson Valve ad commemorates the round the world trip of Mears and Collyer in 1928; Design and Construction of Aluminum Alloy Floats - article with photo of Keystone Commuter; Air-Cooled Cylinder Head Design; The Privateer Amphibian - A Low Wing Pusher Monoplane; Wind Tunnel Testts on Airplane Wheel Cowlings; Improvement and Economy in Carburetor Control; Vortex Theory and the Tapered Wing (part II); Effectiveness and Balance of Horizontal Control Surface; The Month's best from the Foreign Press; Assembly Instructions of the Fairchild Cabin Monoplane 71; Method of Making... View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering and Aircraft Servicing (Magazine), With Which is Consolidated Airway Age - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, March (Mar.) 1932 -  The Stark System of Instrument Flying / The New Continental R-670

Aviation Engineering and Aircraft Servicing (Magazine), With Which is Consolidated Airway Age - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, March (Mar.) 1932 - The Stark System of Instrument Flying / The New Continental R-670

By: Newell, J.; Huntington, D.; Wood, K.; Schaefer, E.; Doolittle, Major James H.; Froelich, M.; Insley, R.; Brown, L.; Stupar, M.; Schory, C.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Aircraft Engineering: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2494

Condition: Good


50 pages. Features: Front cover Thompson Valves ad commemorates Navy flyer Lieut. Soucek and his 1930 altitude record at 43,166 feet; Good Year ad features photos of American Airways planes; Data on the strength of Aircraft Materials; Improving the Control System; Weight Reduction Versus Drag Reduction in Design; The Stark System of Instrument Flying; A New Army Fighting Grade Anti-Knock Aviation Gasoline - article by Major James H. Doolittle; Engineering Deductions of a Flight Around the World - Charles Healy Day and his Errant (Martin); The New Continental R-670; Care and Construction of Me... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviator Magazine, March / April 2010 - Dusty Simon's Fiji Charter Service

Canadian Aviator Magazine, March / April 2010 - Dusty Simon's Fiji Charter Service

By: Niles, Russ; et al

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, OP Publishing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H2879

Condition: Good


54 pages. Features: Dusty Simon built Fiji's biggest charter service; USAF B-36 with nuclear bomb (?) crashes near Smithers, B.C. in 1950; Glory days of Gander International Airport; and more. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Canadian Aviator Magazine, November / December 2009 - De Havilland Mosquito Restoration

Canadian Aviator Magazine, November / December 2009 - De Havilland Mosquito Restoration

By: Niles, Russ; Robinson, Andal; Septer, Dirk; Clark, Brennan

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, OP Publishing: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H2881

Condition: Good


54 pages. Features: Century Flight draws nation together; Correcting typo on headstone of unknown airman buried on the West Coast; Vancouver businessman and Victoria maintenance facility are restoring a de Havilland Mosquito; and more. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation, April 1938 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine: McKee Trophy to Romeo Vachon

Canadian Aviation, April 1938 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine: McKee Trophy to Romeo Vachon

By: Nordling, O.; Keith, Ronald A.; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Ritchey, V.J.; Main, J.R.K.; Topalian, Sooren

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0926

Condition: Good


40 pages. Features: Cover photo of a DeHavilland Dragon Rapide on Lake of Bays, Ontario; Nice full-page photo ad for the Junkers JUMO 210 aero engine; Nice full-page photo ad for Gold Flake cigarettes showing the terrace of Shepheard's Hotel, Cairo, Egypt; The Boeing Stratoliner - fantastic illustrated article on the Boeing 307-type transport; Commendable Winter Operation by City of Toronto Squadron; Full-page ad for the 1938 Stinson Reliant; A Day at Fort Nelson - great travel article with photos by O. Nordling; Full-page ad for Fleet Aircraft; The Martin Ocean Transport - article with nice ... View more info

Image for Air Trails and Science Frontiers Magazine, May 1947 - Fortress in the Sky - Establishing a Moon Base

Air Trails and Science Frontiers Magazine, May 1947 - Fortress in the Sky - Establishing a Moon Base

By: Northrop, Capt. B.A.; Douglas, Donald W.; Pope, Alan; Naughton, D.I.; Stanton, Jerome; Wherry, Joseph H.; Earle, George; Boone, Andrew R.; Rolfe, Douglas; Storck, Maj. Walter; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Street and Smith: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449G1697

Condition: Good


118 pages. Many great black and white photos. Features: Born Gambler; Fortress in the Sky - Establishing a Moon Base; Let's Look Ahead; Germany's Giant Wind Tunnel - Hidden in Austria - article with super photo; History of the Seaplane; Scale Model, Early Type; NACA Engine Research; Curtiss XF-15C-1 in Color; A-Planes; The C.A.A.; The Cloudster; Air Progress; Flying the Bell 47 Helicopter; What's the Matter with Free Flight:; Many pages of great ads; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Some age-toning to pages. A sound copy of this nice vintage issue. View more info

Image for Air Trails and Science Frontiers Magazine, March 1947 - Streamlining the Pilot

Air Trails and Science Frontiers Magazine, March 1947 - Streamlining the Pilot

By: Nye, Willis L.; Boone, Andrew R.; Zacharoff, Lucien; Peck, James L.H.; Stanton, L. Jerome; Hermes, Ray; Hoyt, Comm. John R.; Lund, S.E. Torsten; Reiss, George R.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Street and Smith: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449G1695

Condition: Good


118 pages. Many great black and white photos. Features: Atomic Monument; Non-Scheduled Operation; The Lockheed Constitution - article with great photos; Aviation Clinic; Streamlining the Pilot - the quest for supersonic speed - with photo of test pilot "Slick" Goodlin; Bell XS-1 in Color; Measuring Microwaves; The Aeronca Chum; Learn to Fly - part 7; Surface Dominated Air Age Education; Farmer Jones - Lake Erie island residents receive air service from Island Air Service of Air Tours, Inc. - article with nice photos including Milton Hersberger; Rocket Report - article with photo of t... View more info

Image for Blue Skies: The Autobiography of a Canadian Spitfire Pilot in World War II

Blue Skies: The Autobiography of a Canadian Spitfire Pilot in World War II

By: Olmsted, Bill

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Gazelle Book Services Ltd: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 665G3636

ISBN: 0773721592

Condition: Very Good


0773721592 262 pages. Glossary. Footnotes. "As a Canadian fighter pilot, I am told I am among the top dozen most decorated pilots and among the top half-dozen with the most operational flying hours. I took part in three invasions - Sicily, Italy and Normany, living almost exclusively in tents, always flying the renowned Spitfire. I am also informed that few, if any, Canadians flew over as many countries as me, or actively covered as many invasion." - from dust jacket. Details of multiple prior owner's upon front free endpaper. Light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new... View more info

Image for Ozark Airlines Ready-Ref Timetable, August (Aug.) 1, 1969

Ozark Airlines Ready-Ref Timetable, August (Aug.) 1, 1969

By: Ozark Airlines

Price: $69.95

Publisher: St. Louis, USA, Ozark Airlines: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 652H2375

Condition: Good


"We're 2/3 Transcontinental now!" 24 pages. 9.25" x 9" when unfolded. A very detailed compilation of Ozark Air Lines' flying schedules to their many destinations, complete with fares. Unmarked with average wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for 1961 Pan Am (Pan American World Airways) Timetable with Ticket Book and Wallet (3 pieces)

1961 Pan Am (Pan American World Airways) Timetable with Ticket Book and Wallet (3 pieces)

By: Pan American World Airways

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Pan American World Airways: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 652H2782

Condition: Good


Folded timetable unfolds to a 9" x 8" book with 36 pages documenting Pan Am's impressive list of worldwide destinations. Enclosed ticket book indicates the original traveller flew return from Seattle to Hawaii. Modern day travellers and airline staff may be astonished by the considerable amount of handwriting required to process this single ticket. A nice Pan Am/aviation memento. View more info

Image for Bomber Command Association Newsletter, April 2002, No. 43

Bomber Command Association Newsletter, April 2002, No. 43

By: Parker, Nigel J.: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: U.K., Royal Air Force Museum: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118C6413

Condition: Fair


Includes recollections/contributions by R.J.P. Warren; John "Swiftly" Swallow; Leslie Temple, ex 101 Sqdn.; Eric Clarke (F/Lt W E. 49 Sqdn. RAF Scampton), Frank Metcalfe, Squadron Leader Alec Cranswick, Ted Cachart; David Clark. Article: The Lost Crew of Lancaster JB659, 97 Squadron Reunited. Unmarked. Somewhat above-average external soiling and wear. View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation Magazine, January 1939 - Great Overview of Canada's Airways

Canadian Aviation Magazine, January 1939 - Great Overview of Canada's Airways

By: Patterson, J.; Walsh, H.E.; Bradbrooke, F.D.; McMullen, Archie

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0932

Condition: Good


44 pages. Features: Cover illustration shows dog team in the north being overflown by a T.C.A. Lockheed 14 Airliner; A Message from the Minister of Transport, C.D. Howe, regarding airway development; Full-page photo ad for Gold Flake cigarettes features an unusual photo from Durban, Natal; Transport Department Heads Prominent in Airway Direction; Canada's Airway System shows results of two years' of intensive development - interesting article with photos and diagrams; Two-Page Map of the Airway System of Canada; Scheduled Air Services Throughout Canada; Weather Services for Canada's Airways; ... View more info

Image for B-24 Bomber Pilot: Remembering My War

B-24 Bomber Pilot: Remembering My War

By: Paul Armentrout

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, 2004

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 665H0166

ISBN: 0975915819

Condition: Very Good


0975915819 Signed by author upon title page. 132 pages. Bibliography. Many black and white diagrams and reproductions of photos and maps. "This book is part of the story of the Eighth Air Force, the Second Air Division, the 446th Bomb Group, and the 706th Squadron through the words of Captain Paul E. Armentrout. In his story, readers will find a microcosm of the air war over Europe (in WWII)" - from back cover. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

Image for The CAHS (Canadian Aviation Historical Society) Journal, Vol. 24, No. 3, Fall 1986 ('86)

The CAHS (Canadian Aviation Historical Society) Journal, Vol. 24, No. 3, Fall 1986 ('86)

By: Paul, S.; Pettipas, L.; Walsh, J.; Camden, J.O. MBE

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, CAHS / The Canadian Aviation Historical Society: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 233H2009

Condition: Very Good


Pages 75-103. Features: Carrier 'Ops' Recalled; Seagoing Guppies and Shark Mouthed Turkeys - The TBM Avenger; The Royal Canadian Naval Reserve Air Group; RDF (Radar) and Flying in the RCAF and RAF (part 2) - J.O. (Jim) Camden, MBE, F/L RCAF, Ret'd; Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info