Category:

 Aviation

Reading Level:Near Fine

When your office is the cockpit of a topdressing aeroplane, it's hard not to think of your seat as a throne. As your daily commute takes in the grandeur of the mountains, the beauty of the sunrise and the sight of the world going about its business below, ...

My Throne A Cockpit
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Category:

 Aviation

New Zealand has long held a passion for its aviation history - the bravado, ingenuity and trailblazing spirit says a lot about who we are. Classic Planes celebrates that legacy, from the first fledgling beginnings to the present day. With eloquence and colour, bestselling author Ivo... read more

Classic Planes
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Category:

 Aviation

Somewhere out in the wild seas of the southern Indian Ocean, in the underwater canyons of Broken Ridge near the alien sub-terrain known as the Seventh Arc lies the answer to the world's greatest aviation mystery.Why, on the night of 8 March 2014, did Malaysia Flight MH370 suddenly ... read more

The Hunt for MH370
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Did New Zealand aviation begin in Arrowtown in 1869? Did a Dunedin man make New Zealand's first flight in 1910? The story of aviation in Otago throws up some intersting questions and the answers, along with the detailed history of Dunedin's airports ... read more

Flight Path Dunedin: A History of Aviation in Otago
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Category:

 Aviation

Over the course of a century, the Boeing Company has grown from a small outfit operating out of a converted boathouse�producing a single pontoon plane made from canvas and wood�into the world's largest aerospace company. The thrilling story of the celebrated organizatio... read more

Higher: 100 Years of Boeing
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The Story of an Aviator (The Explorer's Library)
$45.00(NZD) inc GST
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The Royal Air Force, founded in the final months of World War I, will mark its centennial in 2018. Reaching for the Sky tells the story of the RAF, from its founding to the present day. Full of information about the ... read more

Reaching for the Sky - One Hundred Defining Moments from the Royal Air Force 1918-2018
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Category:

 Aviation

Helicopter Boys is the latest addition to Grub Street's Boys series from acclaimed author Richard Pike exploring the role of helicopters in military and civilian situations. With over fifteen contributors, Helicopter Boys contains stories of the diverse nature of helicopter operations... read more

Helicopter Boys
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Category:

 Aviation

Reading Level:Very Good

This first book-length history of the OE (Overseas Experience) phenomenon is based on the oral accounts of several hundred New Zealand travellers, representing every decade of the OE and supported by the ephemera of popular culture that surround it, including advertis... read more

Flying Kiwis: A History of  the OE
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This is the extraordinary and little known story of Qantas' significant role during World War II, particularly in its campaigns against the Japanese.

Courage in The Skies: The Untold Stories of Quantas
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Category:

 Aviation

Designed in response to a 1951 requirement, the C-130 Hercules is the most successful military airlifter ever built. Since it first flew in prototype form on 23 August 1954, more than 2,100 have been produced in over eighty different versions. Hercules serves more than sixty... read more

C-130 Hercules: A History
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From 11 June 1943 (the date of Lancaster Mark III EE136 WS/R's first op) to her last with 9 Squadron (on 19 October 1944), eighty-six Lancasters were assigned to Number 9\. Of these, fifty were lost to enemy action, another five cr... read more

More Luck of a Lancaster: 109 Operations, 315 Crew, 101 Killed in Action
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