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9781472819390 | Osprey Pub Co, April 18, 2017, cover price $12.00

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Product Description: When commercial air services were launched in 1976, Concorde was hailed as one of the wonders of the technological world. Flying at speeds in excess of Mach 2, she was the only commercial airliner ever developed that could maintain twice the speed of sound for periods of over two hours...read more

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9781472819550 | Osprey Pub Co, February 21, 2017, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: When commercial air services were launched in 1976, Concorde was hailed as one of the wonders of the technological world.

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Product Description: With riveting facts, figures, quotes, and statistics from the high-flying world of aviation, From Airbus to Zeppelin has it all. D is for Desert Island Discs: just what would Dambuster Guy Gibson have liked on marooned on his desert island? E is for Everest: did you know that two Scotsmen were the first to fly over the magnificent mountain? F is for Faster than the sun: which aircraft was the first to fly faster than the Earth’s rotation? This is a must-read for anyone—and may even win the reader a pub quiz or two...read more

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9780750968386 | History Pr Ltd, February 1, 2017, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: With riveting facts, figures, quotes, and statistics from the high-flying world of aviation, From Airbus to Zeppelin has it all.

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Product Description: The Cessna 310 broke new ground in general aviation when it appeared in 1953. It remained in production for nearly thirty years and nearly 6,000 were built. This book reviews the type’s origins, competitors, and development, including the many variants produced...read more

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9780764352263 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, January 28, 2017, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: The Cessna 310 broke new ground in general aviation when it appeared in 1953.

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Product Description: Less than five years after naval aviation led the forces that defeated Imperial Japan that very organization was in serious trouble. The force had been drastically reduced and, despite the Korean War, growing sentiment supported by no less than the chairman of the Joint Chiefs argued that the new Air Force could do anything naval aviation might be required to do...read more

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9781682470053 | Naval Inst Pr, January 15, 2017, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Less than five years after naval aviation led the forces that defeated Imperial Japan that very organization was in serious trouble.

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Product Description: The RAF's rugged twin-rotor Chinook support helicopter has been involved in most of the UK's military operations stretching back to the Falklands Conflict, Northern Ireland and in both Gulf Wars, to peacekeeping in Bosnia, operations in Kosovo, the evacuation of Sierra Leone, and most recently its high profile missions in Afghanistan...read more

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9780857334015 | Haynes Pubns, January 15, 2016, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: The RAF's rugged twin-rotor Chinook support helicopter has been involved in most of the UK's military operations stretching back to the Falklands Conflict, Northern Ireland and in both Gulf Wars, to peacekeeping in Bosnia, operations in Kosovo, the evacuation of Sierra Leone, and most recently its high profile missions in Afghanistan.

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Product Description: Flying as an airline passenger is, statistically, one of the safest forms of travel. Even so, the history of civil aviation is littered with high profile disasters involving major loss of life. This new edition of the authoritative work on the subject brings the grim but important story of air disasters right up to date...read more

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9780750931465 | 4th edition (Trafalgar Square, February 28, 2007), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Meticulously researched and supported by pictures from all over the world, this new edition of the authoritative work on the subject brings the grim but important story of air disasters up to date.
9781852606022 | 3 edition (Haynes Pubns, September 1, 2000), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Although flying is one of the safest forms of transportation, headline-grabbing disasters still occur at frequent intervals.
9781852605261 | 2 sub edition (Motorbooks Intl, March 1, 2000), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This second edition provides an account of each air disaster including the date, location, operator, aircraft type, any flight information available, and the cause if known.
9781852603793 | Motorbooks Intl, April 1, 1993, cover price $34.95

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9780750966337 | 6 reprint edition (History Pr Ltd, January 1, 2017), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Flying as an airline passenger is, statistically, one of the safest forms of travel.
9780752450391 | 5th edition (Trafalgar Square, September 1, 2009), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Investigating every type of calamity—including those caused by weather, mechanical failure, pilot error, inhospitable terrain, and hostile action—this is a jarring compendium of some of history’s most devastating aviation catastrophes.

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Product Description: The stories behind more than 50 secret projects undertaken by the famed Lockheed Martin Skunk Works on behalf of the US Armed Forces, DARPA, and the CIA - all illustrated with official Skunk Works photography and commissioned artworks...read more

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9780760350324 | Voyageur Pr, December 1, 2016, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: The stories behind more than 50 secret projects undertaken by the famed Lockheed Martin Skunk Works on behalf of the US Armed Forces, DARPA, and the CIA - all illustrated with official Skunk Works photography and commissioned artworks.

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Product Description: Developed as the answer to the American B-1, the Tupolev Tu-160 was the Soviet Union’s most potent strategic bomber. Several project versions were rejected, and a highly controversial contest involving some of the Soviet Union’s top-class aircraft design companies took place before the Tu-160 variable-geometry bomber reached the hardware stage...read more

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9780764352041 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, November 28, 2016, cover price $59.99 | About this edition: Developed as the answer to the American B-1, the Tupolev Tu-160 was the Soviet Union’s most potent strategic bomber.

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Product Description: The history of Lambert–St. Louis International Airport is the story of American aviation. Everything that has taken place on the airport’s footprint—from Lindbergh to American Airlines, jet airliners to space travel—constitutes a microcosm of the triumphs and tragedies of winged flight in America...read more

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9781883982898 | Missouri Historical Society Pr, November 15, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The history of Lambert–St.

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Product Description: Technical know-how, quality of flight, exceptional aerodynamics, luxury, and comfort: Dassault Aviation has created legendary aircraft—the Mystère, Mirage, Falcon, and Rafale—for 100 years. Here is the story of that company, founded during WWI by Marcel Bloch, later Marcel Dassault, when, at 22, he created a new wooden propeller...read more

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9781419722813 | Harry N Abrams Inc, September 27, 2016, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: Technical know-how, quality of flight, exceptional aerodynamics, luxury, and comfort: Dassault Aviation has created legendary aircraft—the Mystère, Mirage, Falcon, and Rafale—for 100 years.

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Product Description: The Federal Aviation Administration’s Airplane Flying Handbook provides pilots, student pilots, aviation instructors, and aviation specialists with information on every topic needed to qualify for and excel in the field of aviation...read more
By Federal Aviation Administration (corporate author)

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9781629145907 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, September 2, 2014, cover price $14.95 | also contains Airplane Flying Handbook: Faa-h-8083-3a | About this edition: The Federal Aviation Administration’s Airplane Flying Handbook provides pilots, student pilots, aviation instructors, and aviation specialists with information on every topic needed to qualify for and excel in the field of aviation.
9781490419077, titled "Airplane Flying Handbook (FAA-H-8083-3A)" | Createspace Independent Pub, June 11, 2013, cover price $17.99 | also contains Airplane Flying Handbook: Faa-h-8083-3a | About this edition: The Airplane Flying Handbook is designed as a technical manual to introduce basic pilot skills and knowledge that are essential for piloting airplanes.
9781619540576 | Pap/psc edition (Aviation Supplies & Academics, April 3, 2013), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Trade Paperback + PDF eBook version: Trade paperback book comes with code to download the eBook from ASA's website.
9781619540194, titled "Airplane Flying Handbook 2004: FAA-H-8083-3A" | Reprint edition (Aviation Supplies & Academics, January 1, 2013), cover price $19.95 | also contains Airplane Flying Handbook: Faa-h-8083-3a | About this edition: The FAA's Airplane Flying Handbook (previously called Flight Training Handbook) has been required reading for all pilots for more than 30 years!
9781616083380 | Updated edition (Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, September 1, 2011), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The Federal Aviation Administration’s Airplane Flying Handbook provides pilots, student pi-lots, aviation instructors, and aviation specialists with information on every topic needed to qualify for and excel in the field of aviation.
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Product Description: The Federal Aviation Administration’s Airplane Flying Handbook provides pilots, student pilots, aviation instructors, and aviation specialists with information on every topic needed to qualify for and excel in the field of aviation...read more
By Federal Aviation Administration (corporate author)

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9781510712836 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, November 8, 2016, cover price $14.99 | also contains Airplane Flying Handbook: Faa-h-8083-3a | About this edition: The Federal Aviation Administration’s Airplane Flying Handbook provides pilots, student pilots, aviation instructors, and aviation specialists with information on every topic needed to qualify for and excel in the field of aviation.
9781629145907 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, September 2, 2014, cover price $14.95 | also contains Airplane Flying Handbook: Faa-h-8083-3a | About this edition: The Federal Aviation Administration’s Airplane Flying Handbook provides pilots, student pilots, aviation instructors, and aviation specialists with information on every topic needed to qualify for and excel in the field of aviation.
9781490419077, titled "Airplane Flying Handbook (FAA-H-8083-3A)" | Createspace Independent Pub, June 11, 2013, cover price $17.99 | also contains Airplane Flying Handbook: Faa-h-8083-3a | About this edition: The Airplane Flying Handbook is designed as a technical manual to introduce basic pilot skills and knowledge that are essential for piloting airplanes.
9781619540194, titled "Airplane Flying Handbook 2004: FAA-H-8083-3A" | Reprint edition (Aviation Supplies & Academics, January 1, 2013), cover price $19.95 | also contains Airplane Flying Handbook: Faa-h-8083-3a | About this edition: The FAA's Airplane Flying Handbook (previously called Flight Training Handbook) has been required reading for all pilots for more than 30 years!

Miscellaneous:

9781560277842 | 2 edition (Aviation Supplies & Academics, September 1, 2004), cover price $14.95

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Product Description: Within this classic volume are the tales, tribulations, and ultimate triumphs behind some of the most spectacular and breathtaking aerodynamic feats of early twentieth century aviation. Recounted firsthand from the annals of history, Famous First Flights will lift readers directly from the pages and into the action...read more
By Owen Garriott (foreword by), Thomas and Lowell Thomas

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9781510711068 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, November 1, 2016, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Within this classic volume are the tales, tribulations, and ultimate triumphs behind some of the most spectacular and breathtaking aerodynamic feats of early twentieth century aviation.

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Product Description: Plunge into the action, and marvel at ten of the best and best-known World War II fighter aircraft!There's no shortage of fantastic archival aviation photography from World War II. But photos from the period fall short in three major categories: the vast majority are black and white, most were composed under duress, and very few capture moments that have since entered the written record of aerial conflict...read more

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9780760349526 | Voyageur Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Plunge into the action, and marvel at ten of the best and best-known World War II fighter aircraft!

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Product Description: Launched amid a blaze of British pride and technology, the beautiful de Havilland Comet was the world's first jet airliner. Its inaugural passenger-carrying flight in 1952 heralded a new era of luxurious, smooth and quiet air travel that was the envy of the world.

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9780857338327 | Haynes Pubns, November 1, 2016, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Launched amid a blaze of British pride and technology, the beautiful de Havilland Comet was the world's first jet airliner.

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Product Description: From Amelia Earhart’s Lockheed Electra to the MH 370 Boeing 777, at least 100 planes, and the people in them, have disappeared from the skies since humans first took to the air. For some, the cause has never been properly explained...read more

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9781925265637 | Wilkinson Press the, October 1, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: From Amelia Earhart’s Lockheed Electra to the MH 370 Boeing 777, at least 100 planes, and the people in them, have disappeared from the skies since humans first took to the air.

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Product Description: This mighty company evolved from the humble Pacific Aero Products Company, incorporated in Seattle in July 1916 and renamed Boeing Airplane Company in 1917. Boeing’s 100-year history spans decades of rich achievement and technological development, first with the manufacture of sea-planes, then fighters and, from the 1930s onwards, huge bombers, innovative transports and finally, gigantic airliners, missiles, rockets and vehicles for moon exploration...read more

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9780750967907 | History Pr Ltd, October 1, 2016, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: This mighty company evolved from the humble Pacific Aero Products Company, incorporated in Seattle in July 1916 and renamed Boeing Airplane Company in 1917.

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Product Description: “Negroni is a talented aviation journalist who clearly understands the critically important part the human factor plays in aviation safety.” —Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, pilot of US Airways 1549, the Miracle on the HudsonOne of The Wall Street Journal’s 3 Books Every Geek Should Read This FallA fascinating exploration of how humans and machines fail—leading to air disasters from Amelia Earhart to MH370—and how the lessons learned from these accidents have made flying safer...read more

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9780143127321 | Penguin USA, September 27, 2016, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: “Negroni is a talented aviation journalist who clearly understands the critically important part the human factor plays in aviation safety.

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Product Description: In 1947, no one knew if it was possible to break the "sound barrier." The Bell X-1 was the tiny, rocket-powered craft that finally broke it. It was the result of innovative designers and engineers turning their attention from the pioneering jets of World War II to a new task--an aircraft designed purely to fly faster than sound...read more
By Gareth Hector (illustrator)

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9781472814647 | Osprey Pub Co, September 20, 2016, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: In 1947, no one knew if it was possible to break the "sound barrier.

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Product Description: Clear weather and a natural harbor made San Diego an early aviation hub, but success in flight came with devastating tragedies. The remains of more than four hundred aircrafts lie scattered across the county’s deserts and mountains...read more

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9781467118361 | History Pr, August 29, 2016, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: Clear weather and a natural harbor made San Diego an early aviation hub, but success in flight came with devastating tragedies.

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Product Description: The Soviet MiG-29 air superiority fighter was developed by the Mikoyan Design Bureau in the mid-1970s to counter the new generation of American high performance interceptor fighters like the McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle and the General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon.

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9780857333971 | Haynes Pubns, August 15, 2016, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: The Soviet MiG-29 air superiority fighter was developed by the Mikoyan Design Bureau in the mid-1970s to counter the new generation of American high performance interceptor fighters like the McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle and the General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon.

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Product Description: "This is the kind of case the Board has never had to deal with-a head-on collision between the credibility of a flight crew versus the airworthiness of the aircraft." NTSB Investigator-in-Charge Leslie Dean KampschrorOn April 4, 1979, a Boeing 727 with 82 passengers and a crew of 7 rolled over and plummeted from an altitude of 39,000 feet to within seconds of crashing were it not for the crew's actions to save the plane...read more

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9780997242102 | Odyssey Pub Llc, August 1, 2016, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: "This is the kind of case the Board has never had to deal with-a head-on collision between the credibility of a flight crew versus the airworthiness of the aircraft.

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Product Description: The Westland Lynx is the Royal Navy's agile, versatile, multi-role combat ship-borne helicopter that has been in service around the world for over 40 years, from Antarctica to the Gulf and Caribbean. During that time it has fought in wars, provided humanitarian assistance and has been used for geological survey work...read more

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9780857338143 | Haynes Pubns, July 19, 2016, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: The Westland Lynx is the Royal Navy's agile, versatile, multi-role combat ship-borne helicopter that has been in service around the world for over 40 years, from Antarctica to the Gulf and Caribbean.

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