Books in category Transportation – Aviation

  • Willy Victor and 25 Knot Hole

    Willy Victor and 25 Knot Hole
    Bruce Jarvis

    The author and his wife, Mary attending a Willy Victor Flyer's reunion at Chanute Air Force Base September 6, 2003. They and others were celebrating the coming out of WV-2 Navy 141311

  • Flight Simulation

    Flight Simulation
    J. M. Rolfe, K. J. Staples

    This is a primary purpose of Flight Simulation. Written in collaboration with a number of internationally known specialists, the book considers the subject in three sections.

  • Helicopter Flying Handbook

    Helicopter Flying Handbook
    Federal Aviation Administration Federal Aviation Administration

    Compiled by the Federal Aviation Administration, this handbook is the ultimate technical manual for anyone who flies or wants to learn to fly a helicopter.

  • Spitfire

    John Dibbs, Tony Holmes

    This eye-catching book combines a unique collection of stunning photos with poignant first-hand accounts of flying the aeroplane in combat, from some of the most famous aces to ever pilot the Spitfire, and from some of the pilots forgotten …

  • Topology Optimization in Engineering Structure Design

    Topology Optimization in Engineering Structure Design
    Jihong Zhu, Tong Gao

    This book should appeal to graduate students, researchers and engineers, in detailing how to use topology optimization methods to improve product design.

  • Hurricane

    John Dibbs, Tony Holmes, Gordon Riley

    This stunning new book reveals the Hurricane in all its glory – from fascinating first-hand accounts from the men who flew her to the truly breathtaking images from John Dibbs of the Hurricanes still in flight today.

  • 93 Seconds to Disaster

    93 Seconds to Disaster
    Brian Power-Waters, Captain Brian Power-Waters XIII

    In "93 Seconds to Disaster," the story of the tragic post-9/11 crash of American Airlines A-300 Airbus flight 587 in Queens, NY, he takes us inside the cockpit on the fateful morning of November 12, 2001 as the plane gets caught in bone …

  • Advanced Aircraft Flight Performance

    Advanced Aircraft Flight Performance
    Antonio Filippone

    This unique book deals with the aeroplane at several levels and aims to simulate its flight performance using computer software.

  • The Human Archaeology of Space

    The Human Archaeology of Space
    P.J. Capelotti

    A catalog of archaeological artifacts that have been left behind in space as a result of human exploration, this work describes the remnants of lost satellites, discarded lunar rovers, depleted rockets, and various abandoned spacecraft.

  • The First Blitz

    The First Blitz
    Ian Castle

    This book tells the story of Germany's strategic air offensive against Britain, and how it came to be neutralized.

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