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Image for O.B. Philp's Dream: 26" x 20" Canadian Forces Snowbirds Limited Edition Lithograph

O.B. Philp's Dream: 26" x 20" Canadian Forces Snowbirds Limited Edition Lithograph

By: Whitcomb, Randy L.

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Canada, Whitcomb, Randy L.: 1996

Edition: Squadron Edition, Numbered Copy

Seller ID: 661A4750

Condition: Good


Copy #67 of 431. Produced from an original acrylic painting by Canadian artist Randy L. Whitcomb. Shows the Snowbirds flying down the Ottawa River behind the Canadian Parliament Buildings in the classic Swept Delta formation. This work was commissioned to commemorate the Snowbirds' 25th Anniversary. Signed by artist and all 25th Anniversary 1995-1996 Snowbird team members. Stock is 100lb cover acid free cotton rag (Quintessence) paper. There are two Limited Edition lithograph series from the original painting. "O.B. Philp's Dream" is the first series produced exclusively for the... View more info

Image for Canadian Geographical Journal, March 1943 - Northwest Passage By Air

Canadian Geographical Journal, March 1943 - Northwest Passage By Air

By: Wilson, J.A.; Gibbon, J. Murray

Price: $169.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3425

Condition: Good


Pages 105-155 plus nine pages of nice vintage ads. Features: Northwest Passage By Air - many super photos; Canadian Handicraft Old and New; Canada's Million and More Needlecraft Workers; and more. Some of the best ads include: Canadian Pacific Airline (two-color ad inside front cover), Northern Electric (Red Cross Features); Westinghouse Electronics "Where a speck of dust could hide a Nazi airdrome". Moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, May 1960, Number 5, Volume 44 -  The 3d Marine Air Wing

Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, May 1960, Number 5, Volume 44 - The 3d Marine Air Wing

By: Wolfers, Arnold; Van Orden, G.O.; Sullivan, W.E.; Cunningham, A.A.; Berkeley, J.P.; Ashley, G.O.; Dure, L.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Marine Corps Association: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4319

Condition: Good


64 pages. Features: Cover illustration of MCAS El Toro (Santa Ana), California; Photo ad for Fenestra SATS panels; Two-page illustrated ad for the Vertol YHC-1A helicopter; Nuclear Restraint - a two-edged sword - feature article with photos of missiles; New horizons in firearms; Douglas ad includes photo of their Vice-Presidents Elmer Wheaton and Arthur E. Raymond; Report from the Ready Forces - The 3d Marine Air Wing - Part I - Mission Readiness, and Part II - Programs to Improve Readiness; Aviation in the Navy - reprint of sensational photo-illustrated article from 1916; One-page Grumman ad... View more info

Image for Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, July 1962, Number 7, Volume 46 - Night CAS (Close Air Support)

Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, July 1962, Number 7, Volume 46 - Night CAS (Close Air Support)

By: Wood, R.K.; Vincent, H.; Graham, C.P.; Hayward, G.E.; McCrary, N.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Marine Corps Association: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4342

ISBN: B01B2KVPPK

Condition: Good


B01B2KVPPK 68 pages. Features: Ad for the Grumman turboprop Gulfstream; Hughes Helicoper two-page ad; Small Unit Operations - Counterguerrilla War (part 2 of a series); One-page illustrated ad for the FMC 'winged' amphibious landing craft, LVHX2; Soviet Military Problems - An Informed Assessment; Night Close Air Support (CAS) - what to do when the sun goes down?; Moonlighting - Night CAS work; Tanks Light the Way - tank-mounted searchlights; Tanks at Night - the crushing shock action of armor will shake up the enemy even more if delivered at night - article with photo of flame tanks of the 2d... View more info

Image for Air Plan - The Hook: The Journal of Carrier Aviation, Volume 23, Number 1, Spring 1995: The Trials of Captain Zoderly

Air Plan - The Hook: The Journal of Carrier Aviation, Volume 23, Number 1, Spring 1995: The Trials of Captain Zoderly

By: Woodul, Jack D.

Price: $99.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 551H2021

Condition: Very Good


64 pages. Features: The Trials of Captain Zoderly; Robert C. Osborn (1904-1994); Where Are They Now? - Saburo Sakai; Japanese Carrier Operations - How Did They Do It?; 1,000 Trap Aircrew; Tales from a Rear Gunner - Embarrassment at Okinawa - Joe A. Ricciardi; Mountbatten's visit to the Pacific Fleet; CVW-15's Last Cruise - photo essay; Farewell patches of disestablished units; and more. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for ON WATCH TO STRIKE: History of 400 (City of Toronto) Squadron 1932 - 1996

ON WATCH TO STRIKE: History of 400 (City of Toronto) Squadron 1932 - 1996

By: Wylie, R. W.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Canada, Self Published: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 243H3019

ISBN: B001BQ49Q8

Condition: Good


B001BQ49Q8 viii, 133 pages. Bibliography. Generously illustrated with reproductions of black and white and colour photos. Oblong 9" x 10.75". Photo endpapers. A "Very carefully and diligently recorded documentary which clearly illustrates how well the squadron has served our country for over 60 years and continues to do so." - Foreword. Book unmarked with average wear. Binding tight. Above-average wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A sound copy of this excellent squadron history. View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, May 1930 -  The Comet Engine / Cabin Interiors

Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, May 1930 - The Comet Engine / Cabin Interiors

By: Young, Clarence; Moss, Sanford A.; Wendt, H.C.; Reid, Lewis S.; Geisse, John

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York City, Bryan Davis Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2482

Condition: Good


40 pages. Features: Engine Testing Laboratory - Aeronautics Branch installs three new torque stands - article with photos; Geared Centrifugal Superchargers for Aircraft Engines; Cabinet Interiors -article with photos; Copper and its Alloys in Motors and Aircraft; The Comet Engine - 7 cylinder radial air cooled engine with 165 HP; Aeronautics Branch will License Gliders; Los Angeles County promotional ad; New Aircraft - with photo inside the Ford Club plane; News of the Industry - with photos of Edward Macauley, L.W. Greve, and William Ganson Rose; New Developments; Nice Stromberg-Carlson ad o... View more info

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Airplane Construction and Repair - A Textbook for Airplane Mechanics

By: Younger, John E.; Ward, Nairne, F.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 614C9680

Condition: Good


433 pages. Index. Frequent high-quality line-drawings and photos in text. Unmarked with moderate wear. Moderate lean to binding which is otherwise sturdy. Gilt lettering legible upon backstrip. A sound second printing copy which reflects the usual high standards of a McGraw-Hill vocational text.. View more info

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We serve that men may fly

By: Ziegler, Mary.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, R.C.A.F. (W.D.) Association: 1974

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 811H1389

ISBN: B003OFZ7X8

Condition: Very Good


B003OFZ7X8 210 pages including 28 pages of reproductions of black and white archival photos. Bright gilt lettering and adornment upon blue front board. Light wear. Faint museum stamp and trifle of writing atop front free endpaper. Binding tight. An attractive copy. View more info

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A Century Of Air And Water

By: Zodiac

Price: $295.00

Publisher: France, FRANCE: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 311H3364

ISBN: B000Q9NGB0

Condition: Very Good


B000Q9NGB0 160 pages. Chronology. Text in English. A most engaging review of the illustrious first hundred years of business of Groupe Zodiac/ The Zodiac Group. Gloriously illustrated in colour and black and white with archival photos and illustrations. Printed upon glossy stock. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. A high-quality copy of this dynamic corporate history. View more info

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The Arrow Scrapbook: Rebuilding a Dream and a Nation

By: Zuuring, Peter

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Irwin Pub: 1999

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 761H1941

ISBN: 1550566903

Condition: Very Good


1550566903 270 pages. Bibliography. Index. Oblong 23.5 cm x 30.5cm. Profusely illustrated on glossy stock in colour and black and white with reproductions of archival documents and photos. Clean and unmarked with light wear. If you are fascinated with this history of the Arrow, this extremely informative work is essential for your collection. View more info

Image for Arrow Countdown : Rebuilding a Dream and a Nation

Arrow Countdown : Rebuilding a Dream and a Nation

By: zuuring-peter

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Ontario, Canada, Arrow Alliance Press: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 248H2890

ISBN: 1550568663

Condition: Very Good


1550568663 142 pages. "The first in a series of books that will deal with the rebuilding of Canada's most famous airplane, the Avro Arrow. Learn all about Arrow Supersonic flight from those who were there - featuring 'Spud' Potocki. Follow cockpit development with never-before-seen detailed photos and Institute for Aviation Medicine studies. Read about plans to rebuild the Arrow and how it can be accomplished, including sample Technical Bulletin. Walk around stricken Arrows. Arrow technology for TSR2. Iroquois engine recovery in the UK, Engines sold provide slush fund. Arrow accid... View more info

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Against the Odds

By: Zwingli, Leslie Trotter

Price: $99.95

Publisher: U.S.A., AuthorHouse: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 847H0365

ISBN: 1438986319

Condition: Very Good


1438986319 Signed by author/subject upon first blank leaf. 197 pages. WWII RCAF pilot Al Trotter recounts his dramatic wartime experiences in the air and as a POW. Many pages of reproductions of archival black and white photos. Gift greetings atop first blank leaf, otherwise clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info