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Image for BC (British Columbia) Aviator Magazine: July/August 1994 - Community Focus on Kelowna

BC (British Columbia) Aviator Magazine: July/August 1994 - Community Focus on Kelowna

By: Schofield, Jack: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Pilot Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 761C8317

Condition: Very Good


40 pages. Features: BNP Airways Limited - The Gentleman's Airline; Pioneer Profile - Harry McKeown; Hurry-Up and Wait - Minstrel Air and Edward Emery Carder; The Totem Flying Boat; Regatta 1914 in Kelowna; Northern Airborne Technology; Kelowna Flightcraft; AOG Air Support; Telco One to Kelowna/Return; The Fairchild F11 Husky. Light wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for BC (British Columbia) Aviator Magazine: July/August (Aug.) 1991 - Ginger Coote (part 2)

BC (British Columbia) Aviator Magazine: July/August (Aug.) 1991 - Ginger Coote (part 2)

By: Schofield, Jack: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Pilot Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 761H2524

Condition: Very Good


40 pages. Illustrated in colour and black and white. Features: The Village of Fort St. James; Ginger (Part 2) - Ginger Coote buys a Fairchild 51 and a Fox Moth, starts a pioneer BC airline and hires Russ Baker; Port McNeill; Grumman Mallard; Tech-Log - Oil and Airplanes; Robinson 22's (R22s); a restored Avro Anson. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering (Magazine), With Which is Consolidated Aircraft Servicing - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, June 1931 - New Engine Features / Tests and Calculations on the Medvedeff Monobiplane

Aviation Engineering (Magazine), With Which is Consolidated Aircraft Servicing - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, June 1931 - New Engine Features / Tests and Calculations on the Medvedeff Monobiplane

By: Schowalter, C.H.; Teichmann, F.; Ruffner, B.; Wolcott, L.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Aircraft Engineering: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2490

Condition: Good


42 pages. Features: Interesting Packard-Diesel photo ad inside front cover explains how their engine gains revs when going over mountain tops; Thompson Valve ad commemorates the "Southern Cross", piloted by Wing Commander Charles Kingford-Smith, which completed the first successful east-west Atlantic crossing in a heavier-than-air craft in 1930; New Features of Engines Exhibited at the National Aircraft Show; Wind Tunnel Tests and Performance Calculations on the Medvedeff Monobiplane; The Month's Best from the Foreign Press - The Development of Deck Flying (to/from aircraft carriers) ... View more info

Image for The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, July 17, 1926 - Missionaries and Machine Guns

The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, July 17, 1926 - Missionaries and Machine Guns

By: Scott, C.W.; Malon, Winifred; Clark, Marian Bruce; Johns, E.B.; Lewis, James H.; Neil, Judge Henry; Finger, Charles J.; Hopp, William F.; Heurlaux, Captain Alfred; Barnet, Harry E.; Lowden, Carl Schurz; Whittier, John G.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dearborn, Michigan, The Dearborn Publishing Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4918

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: A Wasted Sugar Supply - Honey from Honeybees; Wild Youth Proves a Myth - 'girls and boys' between 35 and 45 are rolling up the crime wave; Making the Government Efficient - reorganization would cut 100,000 unnecessary employees from federal payrolls; The White House - a Mecca for Cranks - Secret Service men must be ever alert to guard the President from the Unbalanced; Missionaries and Machine Guns - many preachers of the gospel do not want the protection of bullets; Tom Learns to Play the Game - an American boy who on mastering himself was able to direct others; Henry For... View more info

Image for Air Progress - Pilot Reports Magazine, 1979  (02382)

Air Progress - Pilot Reports Magazine, 1979 (02382)

By: Seitz, E.A.; Janczarek, Ted; Lert, Peter; Boynton, John H.; Lert, Peter; Quinn, D.C.; Horn, Colonel Ron; Dillon, Mike; Lemen, W.T.; Sharp, Colonel John F.; Brabham, Lowery L.; Taylor, Lt. Col. John H.; Thomas, Arthur J.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Challenge: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G1688

Condition: Good


100 pages. Features: Flying the Winged Missile - the Starfighter; The B-25 Mitchell medium bomber; Burt Rutan's Quickie; BD-5 - Another View; Christen's Elegant Eagle; Confessions of a PBM Pilot; Dog Sabre - North America's all-weather version of their famous Sabre jet was a real handful for its pilot; Gordon Plaskett's TF-51D; Mustang Versus Bearcat - can a P-51 outfight an F8F?; The Beech Staggerwing; The McDonnell-Douglas DC-10; Flying the Twin MustangThe XR-12; The Northrop F5-E; The CG-4 combat glider. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation Magazine, February 1929 - Official Publication of the Aviation League of Canada

Canadian Aviation Magazine, February 1929 - Official Publication of the Aviation League of Canada

By: Sellar, H.L.; Bingham, Hiram; Mayson, R.; Hamburg, Merrill

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Aviation League of Canada: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0910

Condition: Good


Splendid cover illustration of planes in spotlights by W. Gord. Wallace. 40 pages. Features: Nice Fairchild ad with photos of their Wasp, 21 and 41 models; Great photo ad for Canadian Vickers Limited showing their Vedette; Canadian Pacific Express photo ad shows packages beinng loaded into plane from a truck - super vintage ad for Canada's first air express service; Photo ad for Armstrong-Siddeley's Jaguar 455 H.P. air-cooled static radial engine; Great article with five photos discusses Industrial Photography in aviation - with aerial photos of American Falls at Niagara, Industrial Hamilton... View more info

Image for Airliners Magazine, Nov/Dec (November / December) 2000, The World's Airline Magazine: McCarran International Airport

Airliners Magazine, Nov/Dec (November / December) 2000, The World's Airline Magazine: McCarran International Airport

By: Shane, Bob

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, World Transport Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 551H1868

Condition: Good


80 pages. Profusely illustrated with color photos of airliners. Features: British Airways World Images Farewell; Bonanza Air Lines - Route of the Gold Strikers; McCarran International Airport; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

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The Untouchables

By: Shul, Brian; Watson, Walter

Price: $750.00

Publisher: USA, Mach 1: 1993

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 818H2594

ISBN: 0929823125

Condition: Good


0929823125 Second edition. 215 pages. Glossary. Profusely illustrated with superb color photos. Printed upon glossy stock. "A riveting account of the authors' experiences flying in support of the F-111 bombing raid of Libya in April 1986, roaring across the African desert faster than a Magnum .357 bullet, outrunning enemy missiles, and returning to England after buring 30,000 gallons of fuel in six exhausting hours of mission-filled tension. Masterfully intertwines cockpit action with the fascinating revelations of that unique cadre of civilians who designed, built and maintained the... View more info

Image for Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, January (Jan.) 1962, Number 1, Volume 46 -  Special Guerrilla Warfare Issue

Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, January (Jan.) 1962, Number 1, Volume 46 - Special Guerrilla Warfare Issue

By: Shy, J.W.; Paret, P.; Fall, B.; Mao Tse-tung; Rostow, W.W.; Spark, M.; Wilkinson, J.B.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Marine Corps Association: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4336

Condition: Good


68 pages. Features: Ad inside front cover for the Avco gas turbine-powered hydrofoil landing craft; One-page photo ad for the Boeing-Vertol HC-1B Chinook helicopter in flight; NATO & Guerillas - 3 questions and some expert answers; Guerrilla War and U.S. Military Policy - A Study; Street Without Joy - France's 8-year battle against Communist infiltration in Indochina; Mao's Primer on Guerrilla War; Guerrilla Warfare in Underdeveloped Areas; Guerrillas, Small Wars, and Marines; The Company Fights Guerrillas; Photo ad for Bell Helicopters features the HU-1B; 1-page photo ad for the Hiller TEN99... View more info

Image for Flying the Frontiers: Volume III, Aviation Adventures Around the World

Flying the Frontiers: Volume III, Aviation Adventures Around the World

By: Smith Matheson, Shirlee

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Brush Education: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 761G3412

ISBN: 1550591762

Condition: Very Good


1550591762 288 pages. Neatly signed by author upon title page, otherwise clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. A nice copy. "Captures stories from all sides of the flying field - old stories and new, heroic and imprudent, in peace and in war. These aviators and engineers have taken to the air in fixed- and rotary-wing aircraft, and even in a space shuttle." - from back board. View more info

Image for Seek and Save The History of 103 Rescue Unit

Seek and Save The History of 103 Rescue Unit

By: Smith, G Y

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Canada, The Boston Mills Press, Ontario: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 665G3223

ISBN: 1550460293

Condition: Very Good


1550460293 137 pages. "Chronicles some amazine exploits of Search and Rescue in eastern Canada." - from Foreword. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of archival black and white photos. Photo-illustrated endpapers. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. An excellent copy. View more info

Flight and Aircraft Engineer Magazine - Bound Issues from 4 July 1958 to 26 September 1958

By: Smith, Maurice A: Editor

Price: $395.00

Publisher: U.K., Iliffe and Sons Ltd.: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34803138

Condition: Very Good


Various Paginations. Profusely illustrated with black and white illustrations. Features include: Meeting des Nations - NATO display at Liege; Computers for Simulators - A.C. or D.C. - experience with both methods; World Gliding Championships; Valiant - Last of the Vickers Bombers? - with cutaway diagram; Britain's Foreign Air Traffic; Avro's Mach 3.5 Tunnel; The R.A.F. and Heavy Transports; Proteus Progress; Hot from the States - Lockheed F-104B and McDonnell F-101C; Viscounts for the World - dozens of photos; Bomex by Vulcan - a Bomber Exercise from Waddington; Agricultural Chipmunk; The An... View more info

Flight and Aircraft Engineer Magazine: Bound Issues from April 1, 1955 - June 17, 1955

By: Smith, Maurice: Editor

Price: $299.95

Publisher: U.K., Iliffe and Sons Ltd.: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35503050

Condition: Good


Multi-paginated Profusely illustrated with black and white photography, diagrams and advertisements. No. 2410 Vol. 67 contains: Maritime Britannia - first particulars of Canadair's CL-28; Re-Rising Sun - the Japanese aircraft industry 10 years after VJ-Day; Southern Air Traffic Control at London Airport; H.M. Carriers 1955 - survey's the role of the aircraft carrier in a thermo-nuclear age and previews the carrier strength of British and Commonwealth navies; Carrier Developments - recent inventions to increase efficiency on the flight deck; Scotland's Air Ambulances - two B.E.A. Herons go int... View more info

Image for Hands to Flying Stations: v. 1: Recollective History of Canadian Naval Aviation, 1945-1954

Hands to Flying Stations: v. 1: Recollective History of Canadian Naval Aviation, 1945-1954

By: Soward, Stuart E.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Neptune Developments: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 661A9760

ISBN: 0969722907

Condition: Good


0969722907 340 pages. Index. Black and white illustrations. Volume 1 of "the story of the formation of Canadian Naval Aviation and its development to maturity." - from Foreward. Usual library markings. Only moderate wear. Sound reference copy. View more info

Image for Vertical Challenge: The Hiller Aircraft Story

Vertical Challenge: The Hiller Aircraft Story

By: Spenser, Jay P.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Univ of Washington Pr: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 761G4162

ISBN: 0295972033

Condition: Very Good


0295972033 224 pages. Footnotes. Bibliography. Index. "A highly readable combination of corporate history, technical history, and biography, tracing Hiller Aircraft through war and peace, depression and economic expansion, and final corporate foreclosure." - from dust jacket. Printed upon glossy stock. Numerous reproductions of black and white photos. Moderate wear. Prior owner's name inside front board (beneath dust jacket flap), otherwise clean and unmarked. A sound copy. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. View more info

Image for Flight (Magazine) And The Aircraft Engineer, September 27, 1917

Flight (Magazine) And The Aircraft Engineer, September 27, 1917

By: Spooner, Stanley (Editor)

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, St. Martin's Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813G1352

Condition: Good


Pages 989-1014 plus many additional pages of wonderful vintage ads. Features: Honours for the R.F.C.; The Roll of Honour; Wing Bracing and Head Resistance; The Burges Speed Scout Biplane (with scale drawings and three photos); The Royal Aero Club - Official News; Turin to London Non-Stop - with map and photo of Captain Laureati and Michael Angelo Tonzo; ; Airisms from the Four Winds; "X" Aircraft Raids; The British Air Services - appointments and promotions; Aircraft Work at the Front - Official Information; Magneto Ignition - simple explanation of the fundamentals with illustrations;... View more info

Image for Flight (Magazine) And The Aircraft Engineer, May 23, 1918

Flight (Magazine) And The Aircraft Engineer, May 23, 1918

By: Spooner, Stanley (Editor)

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, St. Martin's Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813G1354

Condition: Good


Pages 551-578 plus many additional pages of wonderful vintage ads. Contents: Whitehead Aircraft ad; Martinsyde ad; Saunders of Cowes ad; Boulton & Paul ad; Glendower Aircraft ad; The Loch Doon Scandal; How Manpower is Wasted; Control of engine experiments; Nice Sopwith ad; Propaganda in Aeroplane Factories; Allied Aid for Russia; Military Honours; The Austrian Berg Single-Seater Fighter - 200 H.P. Austri-Daimler Engine - article with full-page illustration; List of British machines Germany claims to have captured; Palmer Tyre ad; full-page with two photos of the 240 H.P. Mercedes aero engine ... View more info

Image for Flight (Magazine) And The Aircraft Engineer, February 28, 1918 - The Albatross Fighting Biplane

Flight (Magazine) And The Aircraft Engineer, February 28, 1918 - The Albatross Fighting Biplane

By: Spooner, Stanley (Editor)

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, St. Martin's Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813G1356

Condition: Fair


Pages 217-244 plus many additional pages of wonderful vintage ads. Contents: Ad for Whitehead Aircraft; Martinsyde ad; S.E. Saunders ad; Palladium Commercial Vehicles photo ad; The Question of Reprisals; Sopwith ad; Page of six photos of aeroplanes of the Fifth Army of France; The Medical Aspects of Flying; The Gentle Art of Propaganda; Honours for the R.N.A.S.; An Albatross Fighting Biplane - informative article with photos and diagrams; Westland Aircraft ad; The Roll of Honour; International Aircraft Standards (continued); half-page photo of observation balloon to watch enemy movements on t... View more info

Image for Flight (Magazine) And The Aircraft Engineer, May 16, 1918 - The Spad Two-Seater, 200 H.P. Hispano-Suiza Engine / The Fokker Triplane

Flight (Magazine) And The Aircraft Engineer, May 16, 1918 - The Spad Two-Seater, 200 H.P. Hispano-Suiza Engine / The Fokker Triplane

By: Spooner, Stanley (Editor); Barnwell, Captain F.S.

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, St. Martin's Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813G1355

Condition: Good


Pages 525-550 plus many additional pages of wonderful vintage ads. Contents: L'Affaire Maurice; Business and the State; Nice Sopwith ad; The Season Ticket Ramp; Naval Pigeon Service; Paper-rationing details; Photos, drawings and article; Difficulties of the German Air Service; Lieutenant von Richtofen Injured; The Fokker Triplane - article, photo and drawings; Nice ad for Cole & Sons Aircraft Manufacturers; Roll of Honour (lengthy); The Modern Aeroplane (conclusion); Grainy photo of Lieutenant Fonck, the very successful French pilot, in his cockpit; Trade Parliaments and their work - part IV;... View more info

Image for Flight (Magazine) And The Aircraft Engineer, June 13, 1918

Flight (Magazine) And The Aircraft Engineer, June 13, 1918

By: Spooner, Stanley (Editor); De Bazillac, Louis ; Benn, Ernest J.P.

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, St. Martin's Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813G1353

Condition: Good


Pages 635-666 plus many additional pages of wonderful vintage ads. Contents: Nice full-page ad for Whitehead Aircraft; Nice full-page illustrated ad for The Regent Carriage Co.; The work of our seaplanes; Air raid insurance claims; The Supreme War Council and the crisis; Great full-page illustrated ad for the Sopwith Aviation Company, Ltd; Aerial photo of the Oise-Aisne Canal - blown up by the French; Details of war-induced paper rationing (re: this publication); Birthday honours for war workers; Notices to members of the Royal Aero Club of the U.K.; The A.E.G. Bomber, G. 105 - a very detaile... View more info