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Raven News Winter 1984

By: Grumman Aerospace Corporation

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bethpage, NY, Grumman Aerospace Corporation: 1984

Seller ID: A35679

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; This is an oversized magazine with illustrated covers and a stapled spine. The magazine and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. Contents include: Ready, Willing and Able, Responsibility Transfer, Eighth and Final Mt. Home SATAF, Saylor Creek Electronic Combat Range, EF-111A Raven, ATE put to Good Use, 42nd ECS, and more. "The Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation, later Grumman Aerospace Corporation, was a leading 20th century U. S. Producer of military and civilian aircraft. Founded on December 6, 1929, by Leroy Grumman a... View more info

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P-47 Thuderbolt At War

By: Hess, William N.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, Ian Allan Ltd: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36293

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright and has some beginning rubbing. "The Republic P-47 Thunderbolt was a World War II era fighter aircraft produced by the United States from 1941 through 1945. Its primary armament was eight .50-caliber machine guns and in the fighter-bomber ground-attack role it could carry five-inch rockets or a bomb load of 2,500 pounds (1,103 kg). When fully loaded the P-47 weighed u... View more info

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Manual For Aviation Cadets

By: Hoyt, John R.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.: 1943

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: A33628

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are generally clean and bright. There is some tidemarking to the bottom edges of the first few text pages. "The Flying / Aviation Cadet Pilot Training Program was originally created by the U. S. Army to train its pilots. Originally created in 1907 by the U. S. Army Signal Corps, it expanded as the Army's air assets increased. Candidates origin... View more info

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Aerodynamics For Pilots Civil Aeronautics Bulletin No. 26

By: Jones, Bradley , U. S. Department Of Commerce

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., U. S. Department of Commerce: 1940

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35353

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade sized paperback with cardstock covers and side stapling. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping and rubbing to the spine ends and corners. The text pages are clean, but with some light generalized toning. "Aerodynamics, the study of the motion of air, particularly its interaction with a solid object, such as an airplane wing. Aerodynamics is a sub-field of fluid dynamics and gas dynamics, and many aspects of aerodynamics t... View more info

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Safety In Flight

By: Jordanoff, Assen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Funk & Wagnalls Company: 1942

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: A33546

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping and edge wear to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. There is some spotting to the foredge of the text block. "Assen "Jerry" Jordanoff born Asen Khristov Yordanov, September 2, 1896, Sofia, Bulgaria – d. October 19, 1967, White Plains, New York) was a Bulgarian inventor, engineer, and aviator. Jordanoff is considered to be the founder of aeronautical engineering i... View more info

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Republic F-84 (swept-wing Variants)

By: Keaveney, Kevin / Aerofax

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arlington, TX, Aerofax, Inc.: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36275

Condition: Very Good+


B&W and Color Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback book with heavy illustrated cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. There is some beginning bumping to the spine ends and corners. The text pages are clean and bright. "First of the swept-wing subsonic jet fighters to serve in the USAF was the North American F-86 Sabre, which made its first flight on October 1, 1947. Before production ended, nearly 10 000 Sabres had been produced in 20 different variants (including the Navy FJ series known as the Fury) , with ... View more info

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Snakes in the Cockpit Images of Miltary Aviation Disasters

By: Keeney, L. Douglas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: St. Paul, MN, MBI Publishing Company: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 29053

ISBN: 0760315590

Condition: Fine


B&W and Color Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "Between 1947 and 2000, the United States Air Force lost 13,626 aircraft to accidents at the cost of 15,856 lives. In one year alone, 1954, more than 900 aircraft were totally destroyed." View more info

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The Flying Wings Of Northrop

By: Kohn, Leo J.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, WI, Aviation Publications: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34073

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback book. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The white covers have some light generalized toning. The text pages are clean and bright. "Northrop Corporation was a leading United States aircraft manufacturer from its formation in 1939 until its 1994 merger with Grumman to form Northrop Grumman. The company is known for its development of the flying wing design, most successfully the B-2 Spirit stealth bomber...The parent company moved its operations to Kansas in 1931, and so Jack, along with Donald Douglas,... View more info

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Air Progress Magazine August 1967 (Vol. 21 No. 2)

By: Lewis, Albert (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Air Progress Magazine: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34311

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This magazine is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The magazine and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The covers have some light rubbing and wear. The text pages are mostly clean and bright, but do have some generalized toning due to the acid content of the paper. "'Air Progress' was first published in January 1937. It was published quarterly until sometime in 1962, it then increased frequency to bi-monthly, and became a monthly publication circa early 1966. In October 1995 it changed it's name to 'Air Progress Affordable ... View more info

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Air Progress Magazine October 1967 (Vol. 21 No. 4)

By: Lewis, Albert (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Air Progress Magazine: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34313

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This magazine is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The magazine and its contents are in generally clean condition. The covers have some light edge wear, rubbing and nicking to the spine ends. The text pages are mostly clean and bright, but do have some generalized toning due to the acid content of the paper. "'Air Progress' was first published in January 1937. It was published quarterly until sometime in 1962, it then increased frequency to bi-monthly, and became a monthly publication circa early 1966. In October 1995 it changed it's name to '... View more info

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Of Flight And Life

By: Lindbergh, Charles A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1948

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A33549

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


This book is in Very Good+ to Near Fine- condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name and date on the front endpaper, also two air mail stamps (one a 5cent stamp, the other a 15cent stamp). The dust jacket has some edge wear, rubbing and beginning nicking along with one very small tear to the top rear spine joint. The front panel of the dust jacket has a section of lightish fading / sunning towards the front flap. "Charles Augustus Lindbergh (February ... View more info

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Practical Air Navigation

By: Lyon, Thoburn C. , U. S. Department Of Commerce / Civil Aeronautics Admin.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., U. S. Department of Commerce: 1945

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: A35451

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade paperback book with cloth covers and a glued spine. The book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light edge wear, bumping and nicking. The bottom front corner of the book cover has started to separate from the lining. There is one small nick / tear to the top front spine joint. The text pages are mostly clean and bright, but does have some light toning to the edges. The envelope at the rear of the book includes four maps and a key- all in clean, bright condition. "Air navi... View more info

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Boeing P-26 Peashooter

By: Maloney, Edward T.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fallbrook, CA, Aero Publishers, Inc.: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36370

Condition: Very Good+


This edition is an oversized paperback book. This book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The covers have some noticeable rubbing and there is creasing to the front and rear spine joints. The text pages are clean and bright. "One of the greatest monuments in American fighter designs was the Army Boeing P-26. This stubby, all-metal Pursuit design, was a new product designed by Boeing Engineers of Seattle, Washington. It was the first all-metal production fighter designed for the U. S. Army Air ... View more info

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Historical Aviation Album All American Series Volume II

By: Matt, Paul R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Temple City, CA, Historical Aviation Album: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34624

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback book with heavy cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine of the book has some beginning toning. The text pages are clean and bright. Airplanes include: Pfitzner 1910 Monoplane, L. W. F. Model G. , Berkmans Speed Scout, Curtiss-Cox Texas Wildcat Racer , Curtiss Carrier Pigeon I, Vultee V-1A, Waco Cabin Model Aircraft, Curtiss AT-9 Jeep, Gruman F11F-1 Tiger, and more. Also included are scale model plans of some of the airplanes. View more info

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Radio Navigation For Pilots Instrument Flight (Part Two) (Special Edition Prepared for Training Division Bureau of Aeronautics Navy Department)

By: McIntosh, Colin H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.: 1943

Edition: Special edition

Seller ID: A33352

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and was possibly issued without a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and beginning fraying. The lettering on the front cover and spine have dulled somewhat. The text pages are generally clean, though there are some areas of tidemarking and some light rippling of waterspotting. There are a few penciled notations from a previous owner. , one Lcdr. Page B. Clagett of Michellville, MD, " a WWII veteran who flew in the 104 PB4Y Squadron in the Pacific theatre. The squadron was the onl... View more info

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Pilots Canadian Stories from the Cockpit from First Flight to the Jet Age

By: Melady, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, McClelland & Stewart Inc.: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36287

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ Condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright, but does have some toning to the jacket flaps. "John Melady is a Canadian non-fiction author from Seaforth, Ontario Canada . A former high school vice-principal in Trenton, Ontario, he writes primarily about 19th and 20th century Canadian history with a usual focus on acts ... View more info

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Glorious Exploits Of The Air

By: Middleton, Edgar

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Company: 1918

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33345

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and beginning fraying. The text pages are clean and bright. There are a couple of spots of foxing to the title page and endpapers. "Edgar Charles William Middleton (26 November 1894 – 10 April 1939) was a British playwright and author....When war broke out in 1914 he resigned his post and returned to UK, taking up a commission in the 12th Essex Regiment as te... View more info

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The New Commercial Pilot A Guide to the Written Examination for the FAA Certificate

By: Pan American Navigation Service, Inc.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: North Hollywood, CA, Pan American Navigation Service, Inc.: 1966

Edition: Corrected and reprinted

Seller ID: A36419

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This is a complete set of the paperback materials, held in a paper sleeve. This is the corrected reprint. Included are: Three books, the Federal Aviation regulations, World Air Chart 407, Daily Weather Map, and Speed-Grading Answer sheet and Key. "A commercial pilot license (CPL) , is a type of pilot licence that permits the holder to act as a pilot of an aircraft and be paid for his/her work. The basic requirements to obtain the license and the privileges it confers are agreed internationally by International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)." View more info

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Plane & Pilot December 1978

By: Plane & Pilot Magazine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Santa Monica, CA, Werner & Werner Corporation: 1978

Seller ID: A34790

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; This is a magazine with illustrated covers and a stapled spine. The magazine is in Very Good- to Very Good condition. The spine ends and corners of the covers have some light edge wear and beginning toning. The text pages are clean, but noticeably toned especially pages 47-56. Contents include: Piper's Best Selling Retractable: The Arrow III, Sundowner 180: Beech's Family Sedan, Your Plane May be Tax Deductible, So you Think You Want a Commercial Rating, TV Preview: Kitty Hawk Recreated, Are Two Fans Better than One, Accidents can be Prevented, and more. View more info

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Aviation Radio

By: Roberts, Henry W. (with An Introduction by Dr. Lee Deforest)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Company: 9451

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A37104

Condition: Very Good+ in Poor dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Poor dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. This copy has been signed by the author, with an inscription, on the front endpaper. The dust jacket has large chips missing, a tear to the front spine joint which has nearly separated the joint, along with rubbing, wear and spots of wrinkling. There are a couple of pieces of clear tape to the dust jacket. "... View more info