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WINGS OF GOLD: How the Aeroplane Developed New Guinea

WINGS OF GOLD: How the Aeroplane Developed New Guinea

ISBN# 0858070332
$44.95NZD

1978. Aviation history.

High Adventure

High Adventure

$49.95NZD

1944. SIGNED. The memoirs of a pioneer aviator.

THE SPIRIT OF St. LOUIS

THE SPIRIT OF St. LOUIS

$39.95NZD

1953. 1st edition. Colonel Lindbergh's Autobiography culminating in the Atlantic Flight; New York to Paris.

Catalina Dreaming

Catalina Dreaming

ISBN# 0908990391
$29.95NZD

1996. 1st edition. The story of one man's dream to bring to New Zealand a unique and historic WWII

NAVAL AIRCRAFT 1914 - 1939

NAVAL AIRCRAFT 1914 - 1939

$24.95NZD

1974. Part of the Phoebus History of the World Wars series.

THE FIRST WAR PLANES

THE FIRST WAR PLANES

$39.95NZD

1972. Part of the Purnnell's History of the World Wars series.

JET BOMBERS

JET BOMBERS

$24.95NZD

1976. Part of the Phoebus History of the World Wars series.

BOMBERS 1914 - 1939

BOMBERS 1914 - 1939

$24.95NZD

1974

ROTOR ROSTER 1988: The Worldwide Reference Book of Civil Helicopters

ROTOR ROSTER 1988: The Worldwide Reference Book of Civil Helicopters

$19.95NZD

1988. The worldwide reference book of civil helicopters.

ROTOR ROSTER 1989: The Worldwide Reference Book of Civil Helicopters

ROTOR ROSTER 1989: The Worldwide Reference Book of Civil Helicopters

$19.95NZD

1989. The worldwide reference book of civil helicopters listing 15,000 aircraft in 30 countries.

ROTOR ROSTER 1990: The Worldwide Reference Book of Civil Helicopters

ROTOR ROSTER 1990: The Worldwide Reference Book of Civil Helicopters

$19.95NZD

1990. The worldwide reference book of civil helicopters listing 16,000 aircraft in 80 countries.

ROTOR ROSTER 1991: The Worldwide Reference Book of Civil Helicopters

ROTOR ROSTER 1991: The Worldwide Reference Book of Civil Helicopters

$19.95NZD

1991. The worldwide reference book of civil helicopters listing 16,000 aircraft in 80 countries.

AIRBORNE WARFARE 1918-1941

AIRBORNE WARFARE 1918-1941

$24.95NZD

1978. Part of the Phoebus History of the World Wars series.

HELICOPTERS 1900 - 1960

HELICOPTERS 1900 - 1960

$24.95NZD

1977. Part of the Phoebus History of the World Wars series.

HELICOPTERS AT WAR

HELICOPTERS AT WAR

$24.95NZD

1977. Part of the Phoebus History of the World Wars series.

ATTACK AIRCRAFT OF THE WEST

ATTACK AIRCRAFT OF THE WEST

ISBN# 0711005230
$49.95NZD

1974. 1st edition. Modern aircraft are troublesome things to develop and none more difficult than the class known as Attack aircraft.

THE WRIGHT BROTHERS: A Biography

THE WRIGHT BROTHERS: A Biography

$79.95NZD

1944. 1st edition.

SILVERED WINGS: A Commemorative Brochure - Amy Johnson Festival

SILVERED WINGS: A Commemorative Brochure - Amy Johnson Festival

$39.95NZD

1980. A Commemorative brochure of aviator Amy Johnson.

AIR EXPO '92: Auckland International Airport 1992

AIR EXPO '92: Auckland International Airport 1992

ISBN# 0908795025
$24.95NZD

1992. Official Souvenir Programme of the AIA Expo.

World Electronic Warfare Aircraft

World Electronic Warfare Aircraft

ISBN# 0867206659
$29.95NZD

1983. Frequency/Wavelength designations, EWF nomenclature, Anti Radiation weapons.

Spitfire at War

Spitfire at War

ISBN# 0711005605
$29.95NZD

1974. The most famous aircraft ever to serve in the Royal Air force.

SILVER WINGS: New Zealand Women Aviators

SILVER WINGS: New Zealand Women Aviators

ISBN# 1869340213
$29.95NZD

1989. This book tells the story of New Zealand women in the air from the pioneer era to the present day.

AEROPLANE DIRECTORY of British Aviation 1953

AEROPLANE DIRECTORY of British Aviation 1953

$149.95NZD

1953. Vintage aeroplane directory of British aviation.

The Spruce Goose : Official Souvenir

The Spruce Goose : Official Souvenir

$49.95NZD

1980. Vintage souvenir in the legendary Howard Hughes Spruce Goose.

ZERO FIGHTER

ZERO FIGHTER

$39.95NZD

1969. A description of Japan's superlative naval fighter, Mitsubishi A6M "Zero" fighter.

BOMBERS OF THE R.A.F. by T. Standhope Sprigg

BOMBERS OF THE R.A.F. by T. Standhope Sprigg

$24.95NZD

c 1945. This book traces the history of the RAF bomber units deployed over Europe during World War 2.

MILITARY AIRCRAFT of the WORLD

MILITARY AIRCRAFT of the WORLD

ISBN# 0711004528
$29.95NZD

1971. Every combat type known to be in service with the world's air forces.

WAR BIRDS: Diary of an Unknown Aviator

WAR BIRDS: Diary of an Unknown Aviator

$49.95NZD

1927. Diary of a WWI American aviator known to the writer but unnamed in the book.

HOMEBUILT AIRCRAFT GUIDE

HOMEBUILT AIRCRAFT GUIDE

$49.95NZD

1991. Retro book on homebuilt aircraft.

THE HISTORY OF NEW ZEALAND AVIATION

THE HISTORY OF NEW ZEALAND AVIATION

ISBN# 0868634093
$44.95NZD

1986. This jointly-written history is the culmination of five years work and marks the contribution of countless New Zealanders to the cause of aviation.

WATER UNDER MY WINGS

WATER UNDER MY WINGS

ISBN# 0473000415
$59.95NZD

1980. 1st edition. Adventures of Cliff Tait and his delivery of single engine aircraft around the world.

WAR BIRDS: Diary of an Unknown Aviator

WAR BIRDS: Diary of an Unknown Aviator

$49.95NZD

1926. Diary of a WWI American aviator known to the writer but unnamed in the book.

MANUAL OF AIR PILOTAGE 1930 - Air Publication No. 1234

MANUAL OF AIR PILOTAGE 1930 - Air Publication No. 1234

$249.95NZD

1930. Early Flying manual from the pre-WW2 era.

KNOW AVIATION

KNOW AVIATION

ISBN# 0540070017
$39.95NZD

1973. An authoritative account of aviation comprising an extensive chronology of the history of flight, surveys of the world's air forces, the airlines, a narrative history of some classic aircraft.

AIRCRAFT

AIRCRAFT

$29.95NZD

1967. Vintage book on aircraft history.

PASSENGER AIRCRAFT and AIRLINES

PASSENGER AIRCRAFT and AIRLINES

ISBN# 0890091536
$39.95NZD

1975. Vintage illustrated guide to the world's major aircraft.

THRILLS OF THE SKYWAYS

THRILLS OF THE SKYWAYS

$99.95NZD

1950. Children's Fiction Aeronautics.

THE SPEEDBIRD BOOK

THE SPEEDBIRD BOOK

$39.95NZD

1962. 1st edition. Nice informative book relating to the early development of jet airliner travel.

The Modern World BOOK OF FLYING

The Modern World BOOK OF FLYING

$89.95NZD

1953. Children's Aeronautics, Modern world series.

BRITISH CIVIL AIRCRAFT REGISTER

BRITISH CIVIL AIRCRAFT REGISTER

ISBN# 711001375
$49.95NZD

1970. 1st edition. Contains 255 printed pages of text with monochrome archive photographs throughout.

WORLD'S AIRLINER REGISTRATIONS 1971

WORLD'S AIRLINER REGISTRATIONS 1971

ISBN# 711002088
$39.95NZD

1971. World Airliner directory

The Guinness Book of Air Facts and Feats

The Guinness Book of Air Facts and Feats

ISBN# 900424109
$39.95NZD

1973. Retraces in detail the development and exploration of flight in, through and beyond the earth's atmosphere.

THE ROMANCE OF FLIGHT

THE ROMANCE OF FLIGHT

$59.95NZD

1935. Early reference book on ballooning and the formation of Civil Aviation.

ACROSS THE HIGH FRONTIER: The Story of the man who broke the Sound Barrier

ACROSS THE HIGH FRONTIER: The Story of the man who broke the Sound Barrier

$59.95NZD

1956. 1st edition. Rather breathless but very entertaining account of early supersonic flight.

THE WONDER BOOK OF THE R.A.F

THE WONDER BOOK OF THE R.A.F

$39.95NZD

1970. Vintage book on aviation for children.

VOYAGER: The Flying Adventure of a Lifetime

VOYAGER: The Flying Adventure of a Lifetime

ISBN# 043489421
$39.95NZD

1988. The story of a lifetime goal to circle the earth non-stop in an aircraft without refuelling.

AIRCRAFT IDENTIFICATION Friend or Foe?

AIRCRAFT IDENTIFICATION Friend or Foe?

$59.95NZD

1941. Vintage book on WW2 aircraft.

THE U-2 AFFAIR

THE U-2 AFFAIR

$89.95NZD

1963. 1st edition. An detailed analysis of the shooting-down of Gary Powers, 70,000 feet over Russia, in his U-2 Spy plane.

HISTORY OF AVIATION the Full Story of Flight - 1500 Illustrations

HISTORY OF AVIATION the Full Story of Flight - 1500 Illustrations

ISBN# 706402421
$39.95NZD

1975. There have been many histories of human flight, but never one like this.

PILOT TRAINING: You Can Learn to Fly

PILOT TRAINING: You Can Learn to Fly

ISBN# 0890371717
$34.95NZD

1979. 1st edition. Vintage book on flight instruction.

FIGHTERS IN SERVICE: Attack and Training Aircraft since 1960

FIGHTERS IN SERVICE: Attack and Training Aircraft since 1960

ISBN# 0713706848
$39.95NZD

1971. Color schemes of leading recent models of military aircraft and supplies information on their development, service careers, performance, weaponry, and specifications.

THE DRAGON OF THE SKIES

THE DRAGON OF THE SKIES

$39.95NZD

1910. Early 1900 fiction for children.

THE WONDER BOOK OF AIRCRAFT

THE WONDER BOOK OF AIRCRAFT

$39.95NZD

1919. 1st edition. A treasure trove of early aviation history.

US MILITARY AIRCRAFT DIRECTORY 1984
New Book

US MILITARY AIRCRAFT DIRECTORY 1984

ISBN# 0851301126
$79.95NZD

1984.

FLIGHT 777

FLIGHT 777

$29.95NZD

1957. A World War II mystery, fading with time, but why was BOAC Flight 777 - Lisbon to London 1 June 1943 - shot down over the Bay of Biscay by a squadron of German planes.

BUSINESS JETS INTERNATIONAL 1988

BUSINESS JETS INTERNATIONAL 1988

ISBN# 0851301614
$29.95NZD

1988. Retro business jet directory.

FLYING WITNESS: Harry Harper and the Golden Age of Aviation

FLYING WITNESS: Harry Harper and the Golden Age of Aviation

$59.95NZD

1958. 1st edition. Covers ballooning to pre WW1 heavier than air pioneers based on the personal recollections of Harry Harper, the first aeronautical correspondent in the world.

PLANE TALK: Aviators' and Astronauts' Own Stories

PLANE TALK: Aviators' and Astronauts' Own Stories

ISBN# 0395297435
$49.95NZD

1980. 1st edition. A collection of narratives highlights American aviators from the beginning of aviation through the present day.

Erebus DC10 Air Disaster in Antarctica: Royal Commission Inquiry Review

Erebus DC10 Air Disaster in Antarctica: Royal Commission Inquiry Review

$79.95NZD

1981. Court of Appeal of New Zealand on Proceedings to Review aspects of the Report of the Royal Commission of Inquiry.

Chronicle of Aviation

Chronicle of Aviation

ISBN# 1872031307
$39.95NZD

1992. Uses contemporary accounts to trace the history of aviation and describe records, events, and technical developments.

THE EAGLE FLYS FREE

THE EAGLE FLYS FREE

ISBN# 0473002043
$79.95NZD

1983. A journey to New Zealand in 1982 by a party of United States Confederate Air Force members to join in the 40th commemoration of the Battle of the Coral Sea.

THE FLYING TIGERS

THE FLYING TIGERS

$59.95NZD

1943. 1st edition. The authentic story of a handful of American fliers who blasted the Japanese Air Force out of the skies.

THE SOARING PILOT

THE SOARING PILOT

$49.95NZD

1955. 1st edition. Discusses fully the modern glider and the technique of using it.

P-51 Bomber Escort
New Book

P-51 Bomber Escort

ISBN# 345097475
$149.95NZD

1972. The Pan/Ballantine illustrated history of World War II.

METEOROLOGY for AVIATORS

METEOROLOGY for AVIATORS

$149.95NZD

1940. Nice wartime issue bound in plain blue boards.

The Tombstone Imperative: The Truth about Air Safety

The Tombstone Imperative: The Truth about Air Safety

ISBN# 0743415833
$29.95NZD

2000. A thorough and meticulously researched investigation into the important issue of passenger aircraft safety.

LEO 25 AIRBORNE

LEO 25 AIRBORNE

$59.95NZD

1960. Fictional novel about fighter pilots in Algeria.

BOMBERS IN SERVICE: Patrol and Transport Aircraft since 1960

BOMBERS IN SERVICE: Patrol and Transport Aircraft since 1960

ISBN# 0713705868
$39.95NZD

1972. Presents different angle views and reveals the authentic color schemes of leading recent models of military aircraft.

Airlines 1994

Airlines 1994

$24.95NZD

1994. Retro directory of Airlines.

AIRCRAFT FOR ALL: Including Recognition of Popular Types

AIRCRAFT FOR ALL: Including Recognition of Popular Types

$79.95NZD

1954. History and technology of aircraft 1910-1950's.

A History of CIVIL AVATION in New Zealand

A History of CIVIL AVATION in New Zealand

ISBN# 1869535197
$59.95NZD

2003. New Zealand has a long and varied association with civil aviation.

Svenska civila och militära helikoptrar

Svenska civila och militära helikoptrar

ISBN# 9197160520
$49.95NZD

1991. Air Historic research

SKYING

SKYING

ISBN# 0241127416
$39.95NZD

1989. A comic account of the author's misadventures flying around Britain in a microlight aircraft.

RAF Camouflage of World War 2

RAF Camouflage of World War 2

ISBN# 08500592151
$44.95NZD

1975. Airfix Magazine Guide 11

MARKINGS OF THE ACES 8th U.S. Air Force : Book 1
HANDLING THE BIG JETS

HANDLING THE BIG JETS

$49.95NZD

1967. Flight training textbook for pilots transitioning to jets packed with information for both novice and experienced jet transport pilots.

GO AN EXTRA MILE: The Adventures and Reflections of a Flying Doctor

GO AN EXTRA MILE: The Adventures and Reflections of a Flying Doctor

ISBN# 000212679
$39.95NZD

1978. 1st edition. The story of the author's humanitarian enterprise bringing medical care to millions of Africans in Kenya and Tanzania.

EAGLE NEW BOOK of AIRCRAFT

EAGLE NEW BOOK of AIRCRAFT

$39.95NZD

1960. 1st edition. Vintage book for all air-minded youngsters and their dads.

DOCTORS IN THE AIR

DOCTORS IN THE AIR

$59.95NZD

1957. Wing Commander Maycock was one of the first two R.A.F. doctors to pass the full wartime pilot's training course and is now the first to tell the splendid story of aviation medicine.

CRASH PILOT

CRASH PILOT

$49.95NZD

1950. Non Fiction, the author's introduction to stunt flying at county fairs, as a boy, and later life as a stunt pilot.

CONQUERING ISOLATION; Air New Zealand first 50 years

CONQUERING ISOLATION; Air New Zealand first 50 years

ISBN# 0790001209
$49.95NZD

1990. This is a story of pioneers and professionalism, of vision tinged with politics.

Allan's Guide to the PILOT'S

Allan's Guide to the PILOT'S

$89.95NZD

1945. 1st edition. This is a comprehensive guide for aircraft pilots, all the information required for new-comers to flying and qualified pilots wishing to acquire a Civil Pilot's 'A' Licence.

BIRD MAN

BIRD MAN

$59.95NZD

1955. 1st edition. Story of a man obsessed with a life-long quest for true "independent" flight.

FLIGHTPATH SOUTH PACIFIC: The Flyers, The Airlines and The Aircraft

FLIGHTPATH SOUTH PACIFIC: The Flyers, The Airlines and The Aircraft

ISBN# 072330355X
$43.95NZD

1972. 1st edition. History of Aviation Routes in South Pacific.

FIFTY YEARS FLY PAST From Wright brothers to Comet

FIFTY YEARS FLY PAST From Wright brothers to Comet

$59.95NZD

1951. 1st edition. This is the story of half a century of aviation.

THE BOMBER'S EYE

THE BOMBER'S EYE

$59.95NZD

1959. 1st edition. The story of how Radar brought precision night bombing to Bomber Command.

THE ROMANCE OF FLIGHT

THE ROMANCE OF FLIGHT

$59.95NZD

1935. Early reference book on ballooning and the formation of Civil Aviation.

THE WONDER BOOK OF AIRCRAFT: for Boys and Girls

THE WONDER BOOK OF AIRCRAFT: for Boys and Girls

$39.95NZD

1919. 1st edition. A treasure trove of early aviation history.

THE ROMANCE OF FLIGHT

THE ROMANCE OF FLIGHT

$59.95NZD

1929. Early reference book on ballooning and the formation of Civil Aviation.

THE WONDER BOOK OF THE R.A.F

THE WONDER BOOK OF THE R.A.F

$39.95NZD

1970. Vintage book on aviation for children.

R.A.F. BIGGIN HILL

R.A.F. BIGGIN HILL

$69.95NZD

1957. 1st edition. The Story of this most famous RAF fighter airfield in the world during WW1 and WW2, founded in 1917.

The Complete Civil Aircraft Registers of DENMARK since 1920

The Complete Civil Aircraft Registers of DENMARK since 1920

ISBN# 085130138X
$99.95NZD

1987. Part of the Famous Aircraft Series.

THE P-38 LIGHTNING
New Book

THE P-38 LIGHTNING

$99.95NZD

1969. Part of the Famous Aircraft Series.

VERDICT ON EREBUS

VERDICT ON EREBUS

ISBN# 0006369766
$29.95NZD

1984. 1st edition. Royal Commissioner Peter Mahon was appointed to investigate the causes of the World's fourth worst air disaster.

R.A.F. FLYING TRAINING MANUAL, Part 1 - FLYING INSTRUCTION

R.A.F. FLYING TRAINING MANUAL, Part 1 - FLYING INSTRUCTION

$224.95NZD

1928. Flying manual from the WW1 bi-plane era.

IMPACT EREBUS

IMPACT EREBUS

ISBN# 0340320109
$43.95NZD

1983. 1st edition. Gordon Vette, a fellow pilot of Jim Collins, the man in command, could not accept the pilot error verdict, and began his own study and investigation.

White Out!

White Out!

ISBN# 0908578261
$49.95NZD

1980. Michael Guy's true account of Air New Zealand's DC-10 Crash on Mount Erebus in Antarctica in 1979.

VERDICT ON A LOST FLYER: The Story of Bill Lancaster & Chubbie Miller

VERDICT ON A LOST FLYER: The Story of Bill Lancaster & Chubbie Miller

ISBN# 0006369065
$24.95NZD

1969. Captain 'Bill' Lancaster, pioneer flyer of the twenties and thirties

For Love of Flying: True flying experiences of a private pilot
New Book

For Love of Flying: True flying experiences of a private pilot

ISBN# 9780958299312
$79.95NZD

2009. Signed by Author. An authentic story that captures the diverse journey of a conventional individual who, at age 55, takes on the personal challenge of learning to fly small aircraft.

FLAMES IN THE SKY

FLAMES IN THE SKY

$39.95NZD

1952. 1st edition. Another classic, this one mainly concerned with the French-piloted Mosquitoes of the RAF.

THE FLYING REFERENCE BOOK

THE FLYING REFERENCE BOOK

$59.95NZD

1939. 1st edition. Vintage flying guide to the history and development of all types of aircraft and the principles of flight.

HANG GLIDING

HANG GLIDING

ISBN# 0668042788
$39.95NZD

1977. 1st edition. The science and history of hang gliding, with a section by Dan Poynter on the history of hang gliding in America.

TWENTY-SIX FLYING STORIES

TWENTY-SIX FLYING STORIES

$39.95NZD

1933. Stories are factual including those of Lindberg and Amy Johnson and include items on balloons and gliding.

The Sky and I

The Sky and I

$74.95NZD

1956. 1st edition. Leaves from the log book of a British airwoman in war & peace including the first full story of the Air Transport Auxiliary.

FLIGHT OF THE KIWI: Around the world solo in a tiny single engine plane

FLIGHT OF THE KIWI: Around the world solo in a tiny single engine plane

$89.95NZD

1970. 1st edition. Cliff Tait flew solo around the world from New Zealand to New Zealand. Includes info on his selling the aircraft to MOTAT in 2005.

AERIAL CIRCLES : 50 years of NZ aviation 1935-1985

AERIAL CIRCLES : 50 years of NZ aviation 1935-1985

$39.95NZD

1985. SIGNED. Details 50 years of New Zealand aviation from 1935 to 1985.

SKI-PLANE ADVENTURE: Flying In The New Zealand Alps

SKI-PLANE ADVENTURE: Flying In The New Zealand Alps

$69.95NZD

1965. 1st edition. The history of Harry Wigley and Mount Cook Ski Planes.

TEST PILOT

TEST PILOT

$59.95NZD

1953. 1st edition. Biography Of Chief Test Pilot and Wartime Fighter Pilot Neville Duke.

PRACTICAL FLYING for AMATEURS

PRACTICAL FLYING for AMATEURS

$79.95NZD

1931. 1st edition. A book of information for the amateur pilot in the 1930s, produced for the Shell Oil company.

PARACHUTING FOR SPORT: A complete introduction

PARACHUTING FOR SPORT: A complete introduction

ISBN# 0830699759
$49.95NZD

1978. Vintage instruction book on parachuting.

AMELIA EARHART: The Final Story

AMELIA EARHART: The Final Story

ISBN# 0394531914
$29.95NZD

1985. The disappearance if pioneering pilot Amelia Earhart remains one of the greatest aviation mysteries of the century.

GOLDEN WINGS

GOLDEN WINGS

$149.95NZD

1956. 1st edition. The Women Ferry Pilots of the ATA.

New Zealand Wings Directory VOL 3 1995

New Zealand Wings Directory VOL 3 1995

ISBN# 0473022923
$39.95NZD

1995. The classic New Zealand aviation directory from 1995.

New Zealand Wings Directory VOL 2 1994

New Zealand Wings Directory VOL 2 1994

ISBN# 0473022923
$39.95NZD

1994. The classic New Zealand aviation directory from 1994.

VETERAN AND VINTAGE AIRCRAFT

VETERAN AND VINTAGE AIRCRAFT

$59.95NZD

1967. Vintage book on aircraft.

FLYING FOR YOU: A Career in Aviation

FLYING FOR YOU: A Career in Aviation

$39.95NZD

1955. 1st edition. Vintage introduction on pursing a career in aviation.

The Story of Aircraft

The Story of Aircraft

ISBN# 0713613866
$59.95NZD

1953. Vintage book on aircraft. Black's Junior Reference Books.

ALONE IN THE SKY

ALONE IN THE SKY

$49.95NZD

1963. 1st edition. The history of parachuting in war and peace including a history of parachuting and descriptions of types of parachutes & competition jumping.

DIAMONDS IN THE SKY: A Social History of Air Travel

DIAMONDS IN THE SKY: A Social History of Air Travel

ISBN# 0370301625
$24.95NZD

1985. The development of aerial passenger transport from immediately after WWI.

SMITHY: The Story of Sir Charles Kingsford Smith

SMITHY: The Story of Sir Charles Kingsford Smith

$49.95NZD

1951. 1st edition. Vintage account of the life of Australian pioneering aviator Sir Charles Kingsford Smith.

BOMBERS: The Weapon of Total War

BOMBERS: The Weapon of Total War

ISBN# 0423006304
$39.95NZD

1984. A a study of British strategic bombing theory before WWII and its practice during the war.

PARACHUTIST

PARACHUTIST

ISBN# 0709154135
$49.95NZD

1976. 1st edition. Wing Commander Peter Hearn career as a professional parachutist.

Runways to Adventure

Runways to Adventure

$49.95NZD

1960. 1st edition. Biography and reminisces of an air hostess in the pioneering days of commercial aviation.

THE HISTORY OF THE RAF

THE HISTORY OF THE RAF

ISBN# 1856278840
$39.95NZD

1989. An authoritative account of the RAF through the last 54 years.

INTO THE SILK: True Stories of The Caterpillar Club

INTO THE SILK: True Stories of The Caterpillar Club

$43.95NZD

1956. 1st edition. The exciting story of men who have jumped for their lives from aircraft with a parachute of Irvin design.

HUNTER BOYS: True Tales from Pilots of the Hawker Hunter
New Book

HUNTER BOYS: True Tales from Pilots of the Hawker Hunter

ISBN# 9781909808034
$48.95NZD

2014. A fascinating insight into the experiences of those who flew the iconic Hawker Hunter known as

History of US Airways
New Book

History of US Airways

ISBN# 9780738596235
$28.95NZD

2013. Tells the story of the many men and women who transformed a small regional airline to become one of America s great success stories.

Jane's F-117 Stealth Fighter : At The Controls
New Book

Jane's F-117 Stealth Fighter : At The Controls

ISBN# 0004721098
$24.95NZD

1998. Investigates the secret origins of the Stealth program, takes you on a combat mission and much more.

Military Rotorcraft

Military Rotorcraft

ISBN# 1857533259
$29.95NZD

2003. Explains the development of the helicopter, from Leonardo de Vinci's 'air gyroscope' to the attack helicopters used in the Gulf, and looks forward to the future role of the helicopter.

HIGHEST DUTY: My Search for What Really Matters
New Book

HIGHEST DUTY: My Search for What Really Matters

ISBN# 9780061960772
$34.95NZD

2009. Story of Captain Sully Sullenberger who skillfully glided US Airways Flight 1549 onto the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard.

Hang Gliding  : The basic handbook of Skysurfing

Hang Gliding : The basic handbook of Skysurfing

$44.95NZD

1973. A how-to, where-to book covering all aspects of this exciting aviation sport.

From Supermarine Seafire XVII To Douglas DC-10 : A Lifetime of Flight
New Book

From Supermarine Seafire XVII To Douglas DC-10 : A Lifetime of Flight

ISBN# 1848846479
$42.95NZD

2012. The growth and development of commercial aviation from early post-war infancy to the present day.

Freedom Flight

Freedom Flight

ISBN# 1770072691
$29.95NZD

2006. A record-breaking 64,000 km around-the-world microlight expedition

FLIGHT 901 TO EREBUS

FLIGHT 901 TO EREBUS

ISBN# 0723306419
$38.95NZD

1980. 1st edition. An authoritative and factual insight into all aspects of the 1979 Air NZ DC10 Air disaster in Antarctica and its aftermath by an experienced aviation writer.

FIRST TASMAN FLIGHT 1928 Charles Kingsford Smith : 50th Anniversary In 1928

FIRST TASMAN FLIGHT 1928 Charles Kingsford Smith : 50th Anniversary In 1928

$44.95NZD

1978. Historical Souvenir Record of the Sir Charles Kingsford Smith Air Pageant.

FAMOUS SOPWITH / HAWKER AIRCRAFT
New Book

FAMOUS SOPWITH / HAWKER AIRCRAFT

ISBN# 0908641001
$39.95NZD

1981. Aviation photo book including aircraft descriptions and specifications.

Erebus DC10 Air Disaster in Antarctica: Royal Commission Inquiry Report

Erebus DC10 Air Disaster in Antarctica: Royal Commission Inquiry Report

$79.95NZD

1981. Official report from the Royal Commission of Inquiry lead by Peter Mahon.

Ready for Take Off : Basic Training for Student Pilots

Ready for Take Off : Basic Training for Student Pilots

ISBN# 0709029985
$38.95NZD

1987. Vintage handbook on learning to fly; fully illustrated with photographs,, diagrams and tables.

Seattle's Commercial Aviation 1908-1941
New Book

Seattle's Commercial Aviation 1908-1941

ISBN# 9780738571010
$28.95NZD

2009. The early days recognizes the arrival of commercial airmail and the airlines, salutes the local operators, and marks Seattle's emergence as the aviation gateway.

SPITFIRE: A Complete Fighting History

SPITFIRE: A Complete Fighting History

ISBN# 1856480151
$39.95NZD

1994. An objective analysis of the Spitfire legend.

SPITFIRE AT WAR

SPITFIRE AT WAR

ISBN# 0711015112
$39.95NZD

1985. The history of this aircraft and its combat operations.

VENTURE THE FAR HORIZON: Epic flights by New Zealand pioneer aviators

VENTURE THE FAR HORIZON: Epic flights by New Zealand pioneer aviators

$42.95NZD

1966. Collection of fearless aviators in New Zealand - Pearse, Scotland, Bolt, Dickson and the author himself.

THE WORLD'S FIGHTING PLANES Third and completely revised edition

THE WORLD'S FIGHTING PLANES Third and completely revised edition

$39.95NZD

1959. Histories and descriptions of various fighter aircraft of the time.

Directory of Helicopter Operators in the USA, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico 1982

Directory of Helicopter Operators in the USA, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico 1982

$29.95NZD

1983. Vintage aircraft directory from 1983.

AIR CRASH: The Story of How Australia's Airways Were Made Safe. Vol 1 1921-39

AIR CRASH: The Story of How Australia's Airways Were Made Safe. Vol 1 1921-39

ISBN# 0958797897
$54.95NZD

1991. 1st edition. The Story of how Australia's Airways were made safe. This volume covers the period 1921-39.

Jet Airliners of the World 1990

Jet Airliners of the World 1990

ISBN# 0851301762
$29.95NZD

1990. Vintage aircraft directory from 1990.

The Man in the Hot Seat

The Man in the Hot Seat

$79.95NZD

1969. 1st edition. Autobiography of the inventor of the aeroplane ejector seat.

THE FLYING CARPET

THE FLYING CARPET

$69.95NZD

1936. The Flying Carpet is a record of his flight by the author round the world from California to Timbuctoo, to the middle east, north Africa and to Mali.

FLYING MATILDA: Early days in Australian Aviation

FLYING MATILDA: Early days in Australian Aviation

$49.95NZD

1957. The early days of aviation in Australia.

A HISTORY OF FLYING

A HISTORY OF FLYING

$49.95NZD

1953. 1st Edition. A history of flying from the earliest of times to the mid twentieth century.

SOLO TO SYDNEY

SOLO TO SYDNEY

ISBN# 0812828658
$39.95NZD

1982. Sir Francis Chichester solo journey taken around the world nearly four decades earlier, by air in a De Haviland Gypsy Moth.

THE WANDERING YEARS

THE WANDERING YEARS

$44.95NZD

1964. 1st edition. This factual and human account of the beginnings of commercial aviation in Australia, and its development during a period of over 40 years.

GREAT EXPLOITS IN THE AIR

GREAT EXPLOITS IN THE AIR

$59.95NZD

1930. 1st edition. The Caterpillar Club, Trans-Pacific Flight, Capt. Mathy, Sir Reginal Bacon and the Dover Patrol, etc.

AIRSHIPS : In Peace and War

AIRSHIPS : In Peace and War

ISBN# 0304938297
$89.95NZD

1971. 1st Edition. Airships is the fascinating story of the earliest successful form of flying craft, from its origins in the late 18th century to its eclipse by the modern airplane.

Major Airports of the World

Major Airports of the World

ISBN# 071100918X
$59.95NZD

1971. 1st edition. Individual studies of the world's major airports.

NEW ZEALAND WARBIRDS

NEW ZEALAND WARBIRDS

ISBN# 186941036X
$44.95NZD

1989. 1st edition. Noisy and spectacular, these warbirds can often be seen gracing the skies of New Zealand.

World's Air Forces

World's Air Forces

$48.95NZD

1971. 1st edition. Encyclopaedic reference guide to the air forces of over 160 nations with a potted history and an overview of current equipment and commitments.

Wings Over South Canterbury - A Record of Aviation
New Book

Wings Over South Canterbury - A Record of Aviation

ISBN# 0473040824
$89.95NZD

1993. 1st edition. The history of the development of aviation in South Canterbury, mixed in with the personal experiences of the author and others.

THE SKY MASTERS

THE SKY MASTERS

ISBN# 0718302842
$29.95NZD

1976. 1st edition. Air pilots Biography.

TO FLY A DESK: Sir Geoffrey Roberts Father of Air New Zealand

TO FLY A DESK: Sir Geoffrey Roberts Father of Air New Zealand

$39.95NZD

1981. 1st edition. The biography of Sir Geoffrey Roberts is, in many respects, a history of TEAL and Air New Zealand.

LAST FLIGHT

LAST FLIGHT

$199.95NZD

1938.

VERDICT ON EREBUS

VERDICT ON EREBUS

ISBN# 0002172135
$29.95NZD

1984. 1st edition. Peter Mahon was appointed to investigate the causes of the World's Fourth worst air disaster. His account of the enquiry reads like a fast moving contemporary detective story.

LATIN AMERICAN MILITARY AVIATION

LATIN AMERICAN MILITARY AVIATION

ISBN# 090459730X
$39.95NZD

1982. 1st edition. Military Aviation Series Brief histories and descriptions of the air forces of Central and Southern America.

1984 PROPJET

1984 PROPJET

ISBN# 0941024083
$29.95NZD

1984. Vintage aircraft ownership directory from 1984.

WHITES Air Directory Volume 33 1982

WHITES Air Directory Volume 33 1982

$39.95NZD

1982. Vintage New Zealand aviation directory from 1982.

THE SPLENDID BOOK OF AEROPLANES

THE SPLENDID BOOK OF AEROPLANES

$59.95NZD

c 1936. Vintage book on this early aviation history was probably aimed at teens readers.

THE EREBUS PAPERS

THE EREBUS PAPERS

ISBN# 0473008440
$79.95NZD

1991. 1st edition. Edited extracts from the Erebus proceedings with commentary.

TEACH YOURSELF TO FLY

TEACH YOURSELF TO FLY

$49.95NZD

c 1940. Vintage book on learning to fly.

Tackle Gliding This Way

Tackle Gliding This Way

$39.95NZD

1961. 1st edition. Vintage book on glider flying.

ON TOP OF THE WORLD

ON TOP OF THE WORLD

$59.95NZD

1973. 1st edition. This is the story of the authors lifelong ambition to fly solo on long distances, and how she achieved her dream.

Civil Aviation in New Zealand : An Illustrated History

Civil Aviation in New Zealand : An Illustrated History

ISBN# 0589009052
$29.95NZD

1976. Comprehensive study of the development of civil aviation in NZ.

THE INTERNATIONAL AIR RACE 1953: England To New Zealand : Official Programme

THE INTERNATIONAL AIR RACE 1953: England To New Zealand : Official Programme

$48.95NZD

1953. Historical Souvenir Record of the The International Air Race : England to New Zealand October 1953

The Observer's World Airlines and Airliners Directory

The Observer's World Airlines and Airliners Directory

ISBN# 0723215472
$34.95NZD

1975. 1st edition.

The Observer's Basic Military Aircraft Directory

The Observer's Basic Military Aircraft Directory

ISBN# 0723215235
$34.95NZD

1974. Part of the Observer series, a complete illustrated directory for aviation enthusiasts and collectors.

THE SKY PEOPLE: A History of Parachuting

THE SKY PEOPLE: A History of Parachuting

ISBN# 1853101141
$49.95NZD

1990. 1st edition. This complete history of parachuting relates the sport's excitement, humor, triumph, and tragedy.

The Sky My Canvas

The Sky My Canvas

$44.95NZD

1985. 1st edition. Autobiography of Miles King who was one of the 'enfants terribles' of New Zealand aviation.

DOGFIGHT : The inside story of the Kiwi Airlines Collapse
New Book

DOGFIGHT : The inside story of the Kiwi Airlines Collapse

ISBN# 0958356823
$39.95NZD

1996. Written by the man who tried to take on the big airlines by building one of his own and how his dream was sabotaged.

IMPACT EREBUS

IMPACT EREBUS

ISBN# 0340320249
$29.95NZD

1983. Gordon Vette, a fellow pilot of Jim Collins, the man in command, could not accept the pilot error verdict, and began his own study and investigation.

Chinook! The Special Forces Flight in War and Peace

Chinook! The Special Forces Flight in War and Peace

ISBN# 0684840170
$38.95NZD

1998. An account of the author's career with the SFF including a detailed analysis of how a Chinook helicopter works

THE WORLD ENCYCLOPEADIA OF NAVAL AIRCRAFT

THE WORLD ENCYCLOPEADIA OF NAVAL AIRCRAFT

ISBN# 9780754816706
$49.95NZD

2008. An Illustrated History of Shipborne Fighters, Bombers, Helicopters and Flying Boats.

Warbirds Over Wanaka : The Official Record of the 2000 Airshow

Warbirds Over Wanaka : The Official Record of the 2000 Airshow

ISBN# 0790007495
$29.95NZD

2000. The Official Record of the 2000 Airshow. Aviation enthusiasts book.

Warbirds

Warbirds

ISBN# 1869488334
$27.95NZD

2000. The Alpine Fighter Collection at Wanaka. Aviation enthusiasts book.

Wanaka Warbirds
New Book

Wanaka Warbirds

ISBN# 0790006200
$29.95NZD

1998. Sir Tim Wallis’s Alpine Fighter Collection at Wanaka. Aviation enthusiasts book.

BORN TO FLY
New Book

BORN TO FLY

ISBN# 9781775536918
$39.95NZD

2014. The thrilling and entertaining lives of New Zealand’s helicopter dynasty.

How To Become An Air Pilot

How To Become An Air Pilot

$59.95NZD

1930. A simple explanation of how to obtain a flying licence, and various information for the private owner.

VINTAGE AEROPLANES in New Zealand

VINTAGE AEROPLANES in New Zealand

ISBN# 0868634107
$49.95NZD

1987. 1st edition. New Zealand's aviation heritage.

The Death of Air India Flight 182

The Death of Air India Flight 182

$49.95NZD

1986. Story of an air disaster.

SONG OF THE SKY

SONG OF THE SKY

$59.95NZD

1955, 1st edition. A lovely thoughtful book about the history, challenges & magic of flying, the sky and the wind.

PLAYGROUND IN THE SKY: The art and joys of Gliding

PLAYGROUND IN THE SKY: The art and joys of Gliding

$59.95NZD

1955. 1st edition. Gliding is a pastime unique for its excitement and exhilaration. The book is written primarily for the beginner and the uninitiated.

INSTRUMENT FLYING HANDBOOK

INSTRUMENT FLYING HANDBOOK

$49.95NZD

1971. Revised edition. Vintage reference handbook for flying.

Jane's Pocket Book 2: MAJOR COMBAT AIRCRAFT

Jane's Pocket Book 2: MAJOR COMBAT AIRCRAFT

ISBN# 035604372X
$39.95NZD

1973. 1st edition. Aircraft reference handbook containing images, specifications and drawings.

FRIGATE BIRD

FRIGATE BIRD

$79.95NZD

1953. 1st Edition. The story of the first air crossing of the South Pacific Ocean by the Catalina flying boat Frigate Bird.

Early Flying Machines 1799-1909 by Charles Gibbs-Smith

Early Flying Machines 1799-1909 by Charles Gibbs-Smith

$44.95NZD

1976. 1st edition. An international portrait of flying-machines which started with Sir George Cayley's design of 1799.

FLY PAST: Highlights from a Flyer's Life

FLY PAST: Highlights from a Flyer's Life

ISBN# 0091201403
$49.95NZD

1974. 1st edition. Biography of memoirs & famous flights by a leading airman of the World Wars.

FLYING ACCIDENT DIGEST No's 1-4

FLYING ACCIDENT DIGEST No's 1-4

$89.95NZD

1943. Vintage aviation accident register.

FLYING ACCIDENT DIGEST Number 5

FLYING ACCIDENT DIGEST Number 5

$89.95NZD

1944. Vintage aviation accident register.

A History of Flight

A History of Flight

$44.95NZD

1962. The New Illustrated Library of Science and Invention.

WINE, WOMEN AND SONG: A Spitfire Pilot's Story
New Book

WINE, WOMEN AND SONG: A Spitfire Pilot's Story

ISBN# 9780473178574
$89.95NZD

2011. Signed by author. An account of New Zealand Spitfire pilot Doug Brown.

Words On Wings: An Anthology of New Zealanders in Flight
New Book

Words On Wings: An Anthology of New Zealanders in Flight

ISBN# 186950464X
$38.95NZD

2004. A fascinating collection of aviation stories brings together a selection of the best writing by and about Kiwis with wings. 

Balloons and Ships : 19th Century Transport Prints

Balloons and Ships : 19th Century Transport Prints

$47.95NZD

1965. An illustrated concise history of hot air balloons and ballooning from 1783-1817