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United States Air Mail Contracts By peter dancey
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The US Post Office contracts lead to the internal air routes in the USA. To prove for the Air Mail Contracts. The founding of TWA was also the foundation of passenger routes with air navigation and... More > lights for night fly established in the late 1920's,< Less
DH-4 in the Great War and the Air Mail Service By James T. Vinson
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Jack and Simon, crew of the DH-4; Edith, the Red Cross nurse; Lucienne, the French farm girl; Julia, the exotic dancer; Karl, the German fighter pilot. A favorite cast of characters with some new... More > twists. A new look at an old airplane, the World War One Era, and the Air Mail Service. When I was a boy, I ran across a couple of old aviation adventure books my father had when he was a boy. I enjoyed reading these books and dreamed of flying old-time biplanes when aviators were folk heroes. These old books were fun to read but poorly written. I have attempted to write a better book for mature readers. I hope a niche audience of aviation enthusiasts will enjoy reading this short book. I have included technical descriptions in the text in lieu of distracting footnotes. The book is based on actual historic events with fictional characters inserted in the timeline.< Less
DH-4 in the Great War and the Air Mail Service By James T. Vinson
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Jack and Simon, crew of the DH-4; Edith, the Red Cross nurse; Lucienne, the French farm girl; Julia, the exotic dancer; Karl, the German fighter pilot. A favorite cast of characters with some new... More > twists. A new look at an old airplane, the World War One Era, and the Air Mail Service. When I was a boy, I ran across a couple of old aviation adventure books my father had when he was a boy. I enjoyed reading these books and dreamed of flying old-time biplanes when aviators were folk heroes. These old books were fun to read but poorly written. I have attempted to write a better book for mature readers. I hope a niche audience of aviation enthusiasts will enjoy reading this short book. I have included technical descriptions in the text in lieu of distracting footnotes. The book is based on actual historic events with fictional characters inserted in the timeline.< Less
DH-4 in the Great War and the Air Mail Service By James T. Vinson
eBook (PDF): $1.95
Jack and Simon, crew of the DH-4; Edith, the Red Cross nurse; Lucienne, the French farm girl; Julia, the exotic dancer; Karl, the German fighter pilot. A favorite cast of characters with some new... More > twists. A new look at an old airplane, the World War One Era, and the Air Mail Service. When I was a boy, I ran across a couple of old aviation adventure books my father had when he was a boy. I enjoyed reading these books and dreamed of flying old-time biplanes when aviators were folk heroes. These old books were fun to read but poorly written. I have attempted to write a better book for mature readers. I hope a niche audience of aviation enthusiasts will enjoy reading this short book. I have included technical descriptions in the text in lieu of distracting footnotes. The book is based on actual historic events with fictional characters inserted in the timeline.< Less
The Beginning of Air Mail (The H. Bedford-Jones Library) By H. Bedford-Jones
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“Before your time. Back in 1870—the first air mail.” During the Siege of Paris in 1870, at the height of the Franco-Prussian War, a group of airmen battled Prussian forces in... More > war-torn France. Led by Giraud: everyone in the service knew Giraud, the Early Bird, the best test pilot going. Born a Frenchman, Giraud was one of the Grand Old Men of the air: an Early Bird, a magnificent training and test pilot. He had positively forgotten more about the air than the rest knew. The Beginning of Air Mail is a previously-unreprinted historical saga from the pen of "the King of the Pulps," H. Bedford-Jones, who authored 25 million words of fiction over his career. As a bonus, an additional novelette of the balloon forces of the American Civil War is included.< Less
V Mail: Letters from a Soldier By James W. Osmun
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Wartime letters, via V Mail, from an officer at the front to his parents back home. 1943-45
Love Is In the Air: A Pair of Historical Romances By Doreen Milstead
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The Organ Playing Mail Order Bride - When a sheriff finds that he needs someone to help take care of his two children after his wife dies, he never thought that he’d get an organ playing... More > non-believer like the woman who arrived on his doorstep one day. The Many Temptations of Love – Two young people decide to elope in order to get away from the girl’s restrictive parents, and run into all kinds of trouble, including a brush with the law.< Less
Officer And Enlisted Evaluation Systems - Air Force Instruction 36-2406 By U.S. Air Force
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This publication implements Air Force Policy Directive (AFPD) 36-24, Military Evaluations. It provides guidance and procedures for implementing Air Force (AF) Evaluation Systems policy for the... More > Officer Evaluation System (OES) and Enlisted Evaluation System (EES). It describes how to prepare, submit, and manage Air Force Forms (AF Forms) prescribed by this Air Force Instruction (AFI). Waivers to this instruction are authorized and shall be processed IAW AFI 33-360, Publications and Forms Management. Waiver requests will be submitted using the AF Form 679, Air Force Publication Compliance Item Waiver Request/Approval, or via e-mail or memorandum if the form is unavailable. For unit-level compliance items, waivers must be approved by AFPC/DP3SP. AFPC/DP3SP is the waiver approving authority for non-tiered requirements in this publication.< Less
General Electric Air Research Demonstration, June 22, 1946 By Brian Lockett
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The General Electric Air Research Laboratory at the Schenectady, New York Airport hosted an open house on June 22, 1946, less than one year after V-J Day. It was an overcast day with intermittent... More > rain. The event featured a variety of prototype airplanes and helicopters and some modified testbed airplanes. Many of the airplanes were pinnacles of piston-powered aircraft technology. Examples of early jet fighters foreshadowed the coming transition to jet power. The first jet air mail service was carried by a pair of Lockheed P-80 Shooting Stars that departed from the open house. Richard Lockett, a General Electric employee, photographed the aircraft participating at the open house. He documented the evolving technology of the day. He also captured the behavior and fashions of the people attending the show.< Less
General Electric Air Research Demonstration, June 22, 1946 By Brian Lockett
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The General Electric Air Research Laboratory at the Schenectady, New York Airport hosted an open house on June 22, 1946, less than one year after V-J Day. It was an overcast day with intermittent... More > rain. The event featured a variety of prototype airplanes and helicopters and some modified testbed airplanes. Many of the airplanes were pinnacles of piston-powered aircraft technology. Examples of early jet fighters foreshadowed the coming transition to jet power. The first jet air mail service was carried by a pair of Lockheed P-80 Shooting Stars that departed from the open house. Richard Lockett, a General Electric employee, photographed the aircraft participating at the open house. He documented the evolving technology of the day. He also captured the behavior and fashions of the people attending the show.< Less

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