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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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An Illustrated History Of Seaplanes And Flying Boats

By: Allward, Maurice

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dorset Press: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: A39470

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. "A seaplane is a powered fixed-wing aircraft capable of taking off and landing (alighting) on water. Seaplanes that can also take off and land on airfields are in a subclass called amphibious aircraft. Seaplanes and amphibians are usually divided into two categories based on their technological characteristics: floatplanes and flying boats; the latter are generally f... View more info

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Fifty Years Of Excellence

By: Ames Research Center

Price: $30.00

Publisher: California, Ames Research Center: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34220

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This is a commemorative booklet / program for the 50th Anniversary of the Groundbreaking of the Ames Research Center. The program includes the original mailing envelope and a certificate. All three items are in Very Good+ or better condition. "Ames Research Center (ARC) , also known as NASA Ames, is a major NASA research center at Moffett Federal Airfield in California's Silicon Valley. It was founded as the second National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA) laboratory. That agency was dissolved and its assets and personnel transferred to the newly created Nationa... 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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Fight For The Sky The Story of the Spitfire and Hurricane

By: Bader, Douglas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1973

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A39757

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W and Color Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ 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. The price clipped dust jacket has some beginning edge wear. The laminate on the book cover has wrinkles which appear to have been done during production. 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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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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Wings One Hundred Years of British Aerial Warfare

By: Bishop, Patrick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Atlantic Books: 2012

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: A39458

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 crisp and clean. View more info

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Masters Of The Air

By: Blough, Glenn O.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., The Smithsonian Institution: 1954

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A39071

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This is an oblong paperback book with illustrated covers and a stapled spine. The covers have some beginning bumping. The text pages are clean and bright. View more info

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Boeing Airliner (commercial Airplane Division) November - December 1965

By: Boeing Company

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Renton, WA, Boeing Company: 1965

Seller ID: A40037

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This is an oversized booklet with cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The booklet is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The text pages are clean and bright. View more info

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Boeing 727 Systems Design D6-8537 (April 1965)

By: Boeing Transport Division

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Renton, WA, Boeing Company: 1965

Seller ID: A39901

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This is an oblong spiral bound manual of Systems Design for the Boeing 727 D-8537 (April 1965) . It includes information on each separate system for the 727. The book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The text pages are clean and bright. "The Boeing 727 is an American midsized, narrow-body three-engined jet aircraft built by Boeing Commercial Airplanes from the early 1960s to 1984. It can carry 149 to 189 passengers and later models can fly up to 2,700 nautical miles (5,000 km) nonstop. Intended for short and medium-length flights, the 727 c... 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