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Orion Desk Model

By: Aerojet / Lockheed Martin/ Nasa

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., NASA / Lockheed Martin / Aerojet: 2008

Seller ID: A36339

Condition: Near Fine


Color Illustrations; One sheet of illustrated heavy cardstock, folded three times. This brochure / ephemeral piece contains basic information about and a punch-out model of the Orion Module for space exploration and is part of NASA's Constellation space Program. This three-dimensional build-it-yourself model was printed and distributed by Lockheed Martin, in conjunction with NASA to be used for schools. The model is in clean, bright condition, with no portions punched-out. "For the first time in a generation, NASA is building a new human spacecraft. Named after one of the largest constella... View more info

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Civil Air Regulations Parts 1-20-43-60-62

By: Air Associates, Inc.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, Air Associates, Inc.: 1955

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: A36677

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; Revised edition (to Nov. 1955) This is a trade paperback book. 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 rubbing and bumping. The bottom spine end has a bit of beginning tearing and a tiny chip missing. The covers have some light ground-in dirt as well. The text pages clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name and address on the rear endpaper. View more info

Nopa Noise Report

By: Airspace Technology Department / Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34070

Condition: Very Good


Color Illustrations; This is an oversized pamphlet with cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The pamphlet is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The front cover of the pamphlet has a patch of foxing. The text pages are clean and bright. View more info

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P-38 Lightning Restoring a Classic American Warbird

By: Alexander, Jesse

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Osceola, WI, Motorbooks International: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38862

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


B&W and Color Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. ": The Lockheed P-38 Lightning is a World War II–era American piston-engined fighter aircraft. Developed for the United States Army Air Corps, the P-38 had distinctive twin booms and a central nacelle containing the cockpit and armament. Allied propaganda claimed it had been nicknamed the fork-tailed devil (German: der Gabelschwanz-Teufel) by the Luftwaffe and "two pla... View more info

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The Story Of The Airship (non-rigid) A Study of One of America's Lesser Known Defense Weapons

By: Allen, Hugh

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Akron, OH, Lakeside Press/R. R. Donnelley: 1943

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: A33499

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


B&W Photographs; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Good only dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping and rubbing to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has edge wear, rubbing nicking and several medium sized chips missing. "Non-Rigid airships (Blimps) have become a familiar part of the sky line in many cities. But their assignment to a place in the national defense arouses questions...." "A blimp, or non-rigid airship, is an airship (dirigible) wit... View more info

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The Story Of The Airship

By: Allen, Hugh (with A Foreword by P. W. Litchfield) / Goodyear Tire Company

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ohio, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.: 1932

Edition: 8th Edition

Seller ID: A36774

Condition: Very Good+


This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. There are a couple of tiny spots of fraying / wear to the front spine joint. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name and address on the front endpaper. Chapters include: The Airship and the Airplane, The Beginning of Flight, Classes of Airships, Story of the Zeppelins, Goodyeawr in Aeronautics, The Free Balloon, Blimps or Air Yachts, Planning for the Naval Ship, Building the Airship Dock, Improvements in Airshp... View more info

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Aerial Photography : Nine Lectures Given In The Course Of Instruction (No. 202)

By: Army Balloon School

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Arcadia, CA, Army Balloon School: N.D.

Seller ID: A38677

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade sized paperback / booklet with cardstock covers and a side stapled spine. The booklet is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The covers have some light generalized toning. There is a previous owner's inked name on the front cover. The text pages are clean and bright. Includes nine lectures "compiled from French Army, British Army and A. E. F. Documents and Publications". "By mid August, the school was well organized and systematized; the greatest effort being over. It was a simple task to inflate eight balloons and keep t... View more info

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The Aeroplane Speaks With Frontispiece, 36 Full Pages of Types of Aeroplanes and 87 Sketches and Diagrams

By: Barber, H. (A. F. Ae. S. ) (Captain Horatio Claude Barber)

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York, Robert M. McBride & Co.: 1917

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: A36755

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 fraying. There are some spots of light discoloration to the spine of the book. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inks name and address on both the front endpaper and on the front pastedown page. The bottom edge block has the previous owner's inked name and book number. The text pages are clean and bright. "Captain Horatio Claud... View more info

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Aerobatics (With Twenty-Nine Illustrative Diagrams)

By: Barber, H. (A. F. Ae. S. ) (Captain Horatio Claude Barber)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Robert M. McBride & Company: 1927

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: A36813

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 condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and beginning fraying. There are noticeable spots of discoloration to the front cover. The text pages are clean and bright. "Aerobatics (a portmanteau of aerial-acrobatics) is the practice of flying maneuvers involving aircraft attitudes that are not used in normal flight. Aerobatics are performed in airplanes and gliders for training, recreation, entertainment, and sp... View more info

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Baughman's Aviation Dictionary And Reference Guide (Aero-Thesaurus)

By: Baughman, Harold, E.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Aero Publishers: 1942

Edition: 2nd Edition; 3rd Printing

Seller ID: A36662

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. There are two small tears to the cloth at the front spine joint. The text pages are clean and bright. Both front and rear pastedown pages have strips of clear tape residue where a previous owner had adhered something. "Aviation speaks a language of its own. Students, specialists and aviation enthusiasts are constantly being confronted with new words and terms which are ... View more info

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Ninety Seconds To Space The Story of the X-15

By: Bergman, Jules

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Co.: 1960

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A34937

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


B&W Photographs; 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 edge wear, rubbing and bumping. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name on the front endpaper. The dust jacket has several small edge tears, nicks and spots of rubbing, especially the spine joints and spine ends. The top edges of the book cover have some wrinkling and edge wear. "The X-15 was based on a concept study from Walter Dornberger f... View more info

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Orders Of Magnitude A History of the NACA and NASA, 1915-1990

By: Bilstein, Roger E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., NASA: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37551

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade paperback book. The book has illustrated covers and a glued spine. The book is in Very Good+ 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. ""An Act to provide for research into the problems of flight within and outside the Earth's atmosphere, and for other purposes." With this simple preamble, the Congress and the President of the United States created the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) on October 1, 1958. NASA's birth was directl... View more info

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Tales Up!

By: Bohrer, Walt and Ann (with A Foreword by Douglas 'wrong Way' Corrigan)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fallbrook, CA, Aero Publishers, Inc.: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37775

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 clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has some edge wear, bumping, rubbing and spots of discoloration There is an inch long, spot where the color has been removed from the front dust jacket when a price sticker was removed. View more info

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Pilot's Flight Operating Instructions For Army Model B-29 Airplane (superfortress)

By: Boomerang Publishers

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arvada, CO, Boomerang Publishers: 1984

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: A37386

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback book with cardstock covers and a stapled spine. This 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 bumping and edge wear. The text pages are clean and bright. "The Boeing B-29 Superfortress is a four-engine propeller-driven heavy bomber designed by Boeing, which was flown primarily by the United States during World War II and the Korean War. It was one of the largest aircraft operational during World War II and featured state-of-the-art technology. Includi... View more info

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Yesterday's Wings

By: Bowers, Pete & Publications Division of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition Thus; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A39154

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Photographs; This is a First Edition thus, a bound collection of articles from Yesterday's Wings. This book is in Very Good+ condition and was most likely issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping and wear to the spine ends and corners of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's address plate on the front pastedown page. "Just fifteen years ago Pete Bowers wrote the first Yesterday's Wings article for the AOPA Pilot, the official publication of the Aircraft Owners and Pilot... View more info

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Antique Plane Guide

By: Bowers, Peter M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Sports Car Press / Crown Publishers: 1964

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: A38584

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade paperback book. 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. The covers have some light rubbing and edge wear. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name on the title page. "Peter M. Bowers (15 May 1918 - 27 April 2003) was a journalist specializing in the field of aviation. Bowers is famed in the general aviation community for his work with General Aviation News. Writing 26 books and over 800 articles detailing historic aircra... View more info

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Airplane Instruments Parts 1-2

By: Brimm, Jr. , Daniel J. and H. G. Wintersteen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Scranton, PA, International Textbook Company: 1943

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A39296

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and was likely issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is an inked number on the front free page. "Flight instruments are the instruments in the cockpit of an aircraft that provide the pilot with information about the flight situation of that aircraft, such as altitude, airspeed, vertical speed, heading and much more other crucial information. They improve safety by allowing the pilot to fly the aircraft in level flight, and make turns, without a reference outside the aircraft such... View more info

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United States Women In Aviation 1919-1929

By: Brooks-Pazmany, Kathleen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Smithsonian Institution Press: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36541

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback book with illustrated covers and a stapled spine. The book is in Near 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. View more info

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Wings Of The Weird & Wonderful Volume 2

By: Brown, Captain Eric

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, England, Airlife Publications: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38856

ISBN: 0906393442

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 mostly clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has some beginning bumping and wear to the spine ends and corners. "Captain Eric Melrose "Winkle" Brown, CBE, DSC, AFC, Hon FRAeS, RN (21 January 1919 – 21 February 2016) was a British Royal Navy officer and test pilot who flew 487 types of aircraft, more than anyone else in history. He was also the most-decorated pilot in the history of the Royal Navy. Brown holds the world re... View more info

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Wings Of The Weird & Wonderful Volume 1

By: Brown, Captain Eric

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, England, Airlife Publications: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38867

ISBN: 0906393302

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 mostly clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has some beginning bumping and wear to the spine ends and corners. "Captain Eric Melrose "Winkle" Brown, CBE, DSC, AFC, Hon FRAeS, RN (21 January 1919 – 21 February 2016) was a British Royal Navy officer and test pilot who flew 487 types of aircraft, more than anyone else in history. He was also the most-decorated pilot in the history of the Royal Navy. Brown holds the world re... View more info