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Hawker Hunter (B. Jones)
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Hawker Hunter (B. Jones)

Price €43.90

Hawker Hunter tells the full story of this remarkable aeroplane - a true pilot's aeroplane. Topics covered include testing and development, operational and experimental uses. Fully illustrated with over 200 rare photographs, it will appeal to enthusiasts and historians. 160 pages, 280 x 220 mm, 200 black & white photographs.

Panavia Tornado (A. Evans)
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Panavia Tornado (A. Evans)

Price €54.00

The author tells the full story of the Tornado, which details the background and politics that led to the formation of Panavia; the development and testing of the aeroplane and is subsequent service life in a variety of roles with its European and Saudi Arabian operators.200 pages, 280 x 220 mm 8 pages colour, 170 black & white photographs

AIRCO
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AIRCO

Price €45.00

In this fine addition to the Crowood Aviation Series, Mick Davis tells the full story of Airco, the Aircraft Manufacturing Company, and of its superb range of products including the D.H.4 and D.H.9a designs. Fully illustrated with a fine selection of photographs, it should form an essential part of any World War One enthusiast’s library. 192 pages...

The Turret Fighters: Defiant and Roc
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The Turret Fighters: Defiant and Roc

Price €45.00

The turret fighter was predicted by many before World War II to be the only effective way of dealing with the new threat of the heavy bomber. In the event, a two-man fighter with its armament concentrated in a power-operated turret did not turn out to be the answer. The Boulton Paul Defiant and the Blackburn Roc were only two examples of the concept to...

Supermarine Fighter Aircraft
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Supermarine Fighter Aircraft

Regular price €36.00 -20% Price €28.80

The firm of Vickers Supermarine is rightly famous for the Spitfire, perhaps the best-loved and most recognisable aircraft in the world. It was a fighter par excellence, continually updated and modified. This development kept the Spitfire in active service throughout the war, and the development is told here in fascinating detail. However, the Spitfire...

Avro - The History of an Aircraft Company
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Avro - The History of an Aircraft Company

Price €36.00

The story of A.V. Roe and company Ltd (Avro) begins in the very earliest years of aviation, only three years after man’s first powered flight. Alliot Verdon Roe was one of Britain’s pioneer aviators and in 1910 he founded the company that bears his name. 192 pages, 246x189 mm, 170 black & white photos.

Bristol Beaufighter
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Bristol Beaufighter

Price €54.00

Developed from the unloved Bristol Beaufort, the Beaufighter was the RAF’s first purpose-built night fighter. Powered by two Bristol Hercules radial engines, it had a reputation for being one of the most difficult to fly, yet most effective, aircraft in the RAF’s armoury in the first years of World War Two. Used extensively in Europe, the Beaufighter...

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North American P-51 Mustang

Price €49.00

di Malcolm V. Lowe. The P-51 Mustang is one of the greatest warplanes of all time. Developed as a private venture, it was seized upon by the British as the answer to their shortage of fighter aircraft in the early months of World War Two. Early Allison-engined Mustangs lacked performance at high altitude, but the great promise of the airframe was clear,...

Heinkel He 111

Price €36.89

Format Hardback | 192 pages Dimensions 230 x 285 x 19.56mm | 1,072g Publication date 31 Aug 2003 Publisher The Crowood Press Ltd Publication City / Country Ramsbury, United Kingdom Language English Illustrations note b & w photographs