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Paperback. Num Pages: 160 pages, b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: WDH; WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 190 x 235 x 11. Weight in Grams: 336.
Publisher
Ten Speed Press United States
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
New ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781580087261
ISBN
9781580087261

€ 19.99
€ 14.11

Hardcover. A photographic history book, which looks at different aspects of RAF display flying. This book traces the history of such events from their early days. Num Pages: 120 pages, 130 b/w 100 colour. BIC Classification: 1DBK; JWG; WGM; WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 258 x 236 x 19. Weight in Grams: 788.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
120
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752445236
ISBN
9780752445236

€ 28.51

Paperback. Num Pages: 104 pages, 186. BIC Classification: TRP; WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 271 x 210 x 7. Weight in Grams: 432.
Publisher
Stenlake Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
104
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840335736
ISBN
9781840335736

€ 20.99
€ 20.37

Hardcover. Series: Master Pilot's Manuals S. BIC Classification: TRPS; WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 221 x 153 x 13. Weight in Grams: 378. Flying a Tailwheel Aircraft. Series: Master Pilot's Manuals S. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: TRPS; WSF. Dimension: 221 x 153 x 13. Weight: 332.
Publisher
Air Pilot Publisher Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843360827
ISBN
9781843360827

€ 26.99
€ 23.90

Paperback. Look at how to be a good instructor - one who can prove to be an asset to their school and an inspiration to their students. This book is useful for those considering taking up instruction, or to any established instructor wishing to hone his or her professional skills. Num Pages: 160 pages, 26 black & white photographs. BIC Classification: TRPS; WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 232 x 158 x 10. Weight in Grams: 288.
Publisher
The Crowood Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781861268181
ISBN
9781861268181

€ 19.99
€ 18.13

Paperback. Gliding is for everyone who has ever dreamt of riding the air currents with the view stretching to the horizon, and with barely a sound to disturb the moment. This book guides you through the first steps to realising that dream, and goes on to explore the many opportunities offered by this sport. Num Pages: 160 pages, 160 colour photographs & diagrams. BIC Classification: WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 189 x 11. Weight in Grams: 456. From Passenger to Pilot. 160 pages, 160 colour photographs & diagrams. Gliding is for everyone who has ever dreamt of riding the air currents with the view stretching to the horizon, and with barely a sound to disturb the moment. This book guides you through the first steps to realising that dream, and goes on to explore the many opportunities offered by this sport. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: WSF. Dimension: 245 x 189 x 11. Weight: 458.
Publisher
Crowood Press
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847973931
ISBN
9781847973931

€ 21.99
€ 20.13

Hardcover. The leading thinking-book on the art of flying. Num Pages: 390 pages, 100 illustrations. BIC Classification: TRP; WGM; WSF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 232 x 159 x 20. Weight in Grams: 634.
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Education - Europe United States
Number of pages
390
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1944
Edition
Later Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780070362406
ISBN
9780070362406

€ 30.99
€ 29.66

Paperback. Incorporating the principles of aerobics, this guide provides a way to combat the possibility of DVT and to make air travellers feel generally healthier during and after their flights. It also offers helpful and sensible advice on how to reduce the general stress levels of travelling by air. Num Pages: 96 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: WSF; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 126 x 101 x 9. Weight in Grams: 42.
Publisher
Cornerstone United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099435150
ISBN
9780099435150

€ 6.24

Paperback. Touching Cloudbase first appeared in 1991 to wide acclaim and soon became the standard manual for anyone starting paragliding. More than 43,000 copies have been sold worldwide since then. Num Pages: 268 pages, colour photos and illustrations. BIC Classification: WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 173 x 242 x 19. Weight in Grams: 760.
Publisher
Air Supplies
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
6th Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780952886235
ISBN
9780952886235

€ 32.99
€ 28.14

Paperback. Num Pages: 96 pages, 130 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 226 x 248 x 9. Weight in Grams: 446.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750956345
ISBN
9780750956345

€ 19.99
€ 15.60

Hardcover. This guide to weather for pilots uses actual colour photographs of clouds and landscapes rather than line drawings and tables of statistics to explain what is happening in the atmosphere. Num Pages: 192 pages, 153 colour photographs, 114 line drawings. BIC Classification: TRP; WNWM; WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 163 x 18. Weight in Grams: 592. The Commonsense Approach to Meteorology. 192 pages, 153 colour photographs, 114 line drawings. This guide to weather for pilots uses actual colour photographs of clouds and landscapes rather than line drawings and tables of statistics to explain what is happening in the atmosphere. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: TRP; WNWM; WSF. Dimension: 242 x 163 x 18. Weight: 592.
Publisher
The Crowood Press
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Edition
First
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840370270
ISBN
9781840370270

€ 32.99
€ 28.14

Paperback. Contains all the information a pilot needs to undertake the basic loops, rolls and spins that make up the aerobatic repertoire. The book takes the pilot through ground training, aircraft and equipment limitations, the physical effects on the human body, and air exercises and manoeuvres. Num Pages: 150 pages, 80 line drawings and diagrams. BIC Classification: WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (XV) Technical / Manuals. Dimension: 219 x 152 x 12. Weight in Grams: 294.
Publisher
The Crowood Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
150
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1990
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781853101083
ISBN
9781853101083

€ 26.99
€ 23.14

Paperback. Presents the history of recreational flying in the East Midlands. This book demonstrates that the region is truly representative of the progress of general aviation in this country as a whole over two centuries. It covers the history of balloons for shows and sports, the pre-First World War period, and women aviators. Num Pages: 288 pages, over 100 b/w illustration. BIC Classification: WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 17. Weight in Grams: 700.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752445168
ISBN
9780752445168

€ 23.43

Paperback. 'Nominally a history of the hot air balloon, 'Falling Upwards' is really a history of hope and fantasy - and the quixotic characters who disobeyed that most fundamental laws of physics and gave humans flight' New Republic, Best Books of 2013 Num Pages: 416 pages, 40 col illus, 40 b/w plates. BIC Classification: HBT; WGM; WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 197 x 28. Weight in Grams: 334.
Publisher
William Collins
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007476510
ISBN
9780007476510

€ 16.99
€ 12.95

Hardcover. The Schneider Trophy race was very significant in advancing design, particularly in the fields of aerodynamics and engines, and would show its results in the best fighters of WW2. The streamlined shape and the low drag, liquid-cooled engine pioneered by Schneider Trophy designs are obvious in the Supermarine Spitfire and the P-51 Mustang. Num Pages: 352 pages, 200 black and white photographs, line drawings and plans. BIC Classification: WGM; WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 285 x 232 x 25. Weight in Grams: 1520.
Publisher
Fonthill Media
Number of pages
352
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781551790
ISBN
9781781551790

€ 51.99
€ 36.35

Paperback. Series: Master Pilot's Manuals S. BIC Classification: TRPS; WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 219 x 129 x 11. Weight in Grams: 252. Principles and Practice. Series: Master Pilot's Manuals S. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: TRPS; WSF. Dimension: 219 x 129 x 11. Weight: 254.
Publisher
AIR PILOT PUBLISHING
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843360810
ISBN
9781843360810

€ 26.99
€ 23.90

Paperback. A comprehensive textbook on the VOR and ADF. An essential book for the student or private pilot about to embark on instrument navigation. All the basic functions and use of the equipment are discussed. Num Pages: 112 pages, 140 line illustrations. BIC Classification: TRPS; WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (XV) Technical / Manuals. Dimension: 152 x 219 x 9. Weight in Grams: 260.
Publisher
The Crowood Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
112
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
New ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840371932
ISBN
9781840371932

€ 20.99
€ 19.14

Paperback. Topics covered in this text include a history of the sport and the philosophy behind it, different types of microlight, safety, ideas for advanced flying and owning and maintaining a microlight. Num Pages: 120 pages, 8pp colour illustrations, 14 line drawings, 32 b&w photographs. BIC Classification: WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 190 x 12. Weight in Grams: 354. Affordable Aviation. 120 pages, 8pp colour illustrations, 14 line drawings, 32 b&w photographs. Topics covered in this text include a history of the sport and the philosophy behind it, different types of microlight, safety, ideas for advanced flying and owning and maintaining a microlight. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: WSF. Dimension: 244 x 190 x 12. Weight: 356.
Publisher
Crowood Press
Number of pages
120
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9781861264121
ISBN
9781861264121

€ 19.99
€ 18.13

Paperback. A guide intended for those who are considering training to be a helicopter pilot, those undertaking training and those who have gained their Private Pilot's Licence for helicopters. Num Pages: 160 pages, 28 colour photographs. BIC Classification: TRPS; WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 156 x 9. Weight in Grams: 278. A Manual for Helicopter Enthusiasts. 160 pages, 28 colour photographs. A guide intended for those who are considering training to be a helicopter pilot, those undertaking training and those who have gained their Private Pilot's Licence for helicopters. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: TRPS; WSF. Dimension: 238 x 156 x 9. Weight: 278.
Publisher
Crowood
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847970497
ISBN
9781847970497

€ 16.99
€ 16.14

Paperback. Offers an introduction to the world of microlight flying that has endeared itself to several generations of pilots. Num Pages: 160 pages, Colour illustrations. BIC Classification: TRPS; WGM; WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 190 x 244 x 9. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
The Crowood Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847975096
ISBN
9781847975096

€ 26.99
€ 23.14