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Experimental Aircrafts By John Davis
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This book is a complete encyclopedia of experimental aircrafts from 1950 until today.The book is illustrated with colour photos for each airplane and some B&W,enlisted by country.Here you can... More > find all the famous NASA'S X-planes and planes with most peculiar shapes and functionality.A useful guide for all aviation enthusiasts.< Less
Israeli AF reconnaissance aircraft - A History By Peter Dancey
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The story of the Israeli AF reconnaissance types from the first fixed-wing manned types through all the different platforms used until the RPVs and drones of the mid 1990s the indigenous UAVs then... More > the satellite and the Top Secret program to build and launch spy satellite not always approved of by the US. In the new millennium the IDF/AF still relies on manned photo-recce but its main reconnaissance and intelligence asset now is the orbital satellite that passes a continuous stream of information back to IDF/AF Control and Command Center with almost continuous data to permit any contingency plans to be set in motion to defend the State of Israel.< Less
De Havilland Canada Aircraft - A History By peter dancey
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It is beyond doubt that the DHC range of Stol airplanes were amongst the best in the world and indeed all used in both the civil and commercial fields in particular the DHC 6 Twin Otter and the... More > Caribou. The latter developed for the USAF special purpose role.< Less
Kites, Birds & Stuff - Aircraft of GERMANY - MESSERSCHMITT Aircraft By P.D. Stemp
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A detailed history of Messerschmitt aircraft. From their very early years, through the war years and beyond. Specifications on performance, dimensions, weights, engines, armaments, prototypes, first... More > flights, plus other relevant details.< Less
Kites, Birds & Stuff - Aircraft of GERMANY - JUNKERS Aircraft By Peter D. Stemp
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A detailed history of Junkers aircraft. From their very early years, through the war years and beyond. Specifications on performance, dimensions, weights, engines, armament, prototypes, first... More > flights, plus other relevant details.< Less
Kites, Birds & Stuuf - Aircraft of GERMANY - DORNIER Aircraft By P.D. Stemp
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A detailed history of the Dornier aircraft manufacturers. From their early years through the war years and beyond. Specifications on performance, dimensions, weights, engines, armament, prototypes,... More > first flights and other relevant details.< Less
Kites, Birds & Stuff - Aircraft of GERMANY - HEINKEL Aircraft By P.D. Stemp
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The detailed history of the Dornier aircraft manufacturers from their early years, through the war years and beyond. Specifications, performance, dimensions, weights, armament, engines and other... More > relevant details.< Less
Spanish Aircraft Industry - A History By peter dancey
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Since Spain started manufacturing licensed German designs post the civil war although suspended in WW II since 1946 Casa has been an active member of the European aircraft industry, its most... More > successful indigenous design being the Aviocar light transport plane that in the new millennium remains in service with many air arms around the world.< Less
Horten Secret Aircraft Luftwaffe By Cícer Rodrigues
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Image of secret aircraft of the Luftwaffe, Ho-Ix. Designed by Major Luftwaffe Walter Horten and his brother Oberleutnant Reimar Horten, in 1943.
The Evolution of Aircraft Carriers By Scott MacDonald
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In 1910, the great battleship with huge guns was the ultimate expression of naval power. Yet, already one rival had appeared with the emergence of submarines whose torpedoes could sink the largest of... More > battleships. Soon, an even deadlier rival appeared. At first, the new flying machines didn't seem to be much of a threat as they were in their infancy. Naval opinion varied from outright dismissal of them to ‘wait and see'. Yet there were pioneers who understood that they would be essential to naval dominance. Within 50 yrs., their efforts had made the aircraft carrier into the new Queen of the seas. The Evolution of Aircraft Carriers is a compilation of official U.S. Navy documents, essays and photographs that takes the reader on a journey from Eugene Ely’s first flight from the USS Birmingham to the building of the first carrier from the keel up and continues on for over 50 years of world naval aircraft carrier and aviation history; ending just after completion of the USS Enterprise CVN-65.< Less