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Let Fly! : A Young Topdressing Pilot's Courageous Story.

By: Cardno, Barry

Price: $19.00 USD

Publisher: Dunedin, Longacre Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6668

ISBN: 1877460036

Condition: Very Good


182 pages, many colour photos. Name blanked out on front endpaper. View more info

Solo to Sydney.

By: Chichester, F.C.

Price: $125.00 USD

Publisher: London, John Hamilton: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 4880

Condition: Very Good


208 pages, frontispiece and 9 b/w plates, part of dust wrapper with description of the book pasted on front endpaper. Dedication on front endpaper:"To Eric Riddiford with the author's compliments Dec. 1930" View more info

One Of Australia's Daughters: An Autobiography.

By: Cowie, Harrison Lee

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Temperance Publishing House: 1909

Seller ID: 6666

Condition: Very Good


188 pages, frontispiece photo of the author. Lacks front fly leaf, old name and inscription on half-title page, lacks a small piece at the top of the contents page (but no loss of text). Cowie was the president of the Women's Christian Temperance Union of Australia and advocated sexual purity in marriage. View more info

An Oral History of Charles E. Taylor, the Wright brothers' Mechanician.

By: DuFour, Howard, R.; Battino, Rubin; Arehart, James D.

Price: $75.00 USD

Publisher: Glen Ellyn, Illinois, Privately Printed: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4713

Condition: Very Good


xix, 234 pages plus appendix, several b/w photos. Ex-library with very few markings, clean. Signed by Rubin Battino on title page. View more info

British Gliders and Sailplanes, 1922-1970.

By: Ellison, Norman

Price: $90.00 USD

Publisher: London, A. and C. Black: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4855

ISBN: 0713611898

Condition: Nearly Very Good


296 pages, b/w illustrations. Ex-library copy, dust wrapper in plastic cover, clean. View more info

Map Reading and Avigation an Introduction

By: Field, Richard M. And Harlan T. Stetson

Price: $12.50 USD

Publisher: London:, Chapman & Hall: 1943

Seller ID: 620

Condition: Very Good


Red Cloth. Very Good/Good+. Third Printing. 28 x 22 Cm. 129 pages, many maps, aerial photos and diagrams. Dust jacket slightly soiled, a few short tears. View more info

Yakovlev Aircraft since 1924.

By: Gunston, Bill & Gordon, Yefim

Price: $38.00 USD

Publisher: London, Putnam: 1997

Edition: First Ediition, 3rd Impression

Seller ID: 007103

ISBN: 0851778720

Condition: Good


232 pages plus 3 pages index. Many b/w photos. Ex-library copy. View more info

The Last Link. Based on a true Story of Pioneering in South Pacific Skies.

By: Joanna Beresford

Price: $38.00 USD

Publisher: Joanna Beresford (Standard Copyright License): 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009186

ISBN: 1409283917

Condition: Very Good


277 pages. Novel about New Zealand pioneer aviators John Moncreiff and George Hood, who vanished in the first attempted flight across the Tasman in 1928. "It is 1927 and great advances are being made in aviation around the globe. George Hood knows his talent for flying is languishing in his rural New Zealand hometown Masterton. When his Air Force Territorial John 'Scotty' Moncrieff announces his intention to buy a plane and be the first to fly over the Tasman George ... View more info

Story of 'Southern Cross' Trans-Pacific Flight 1928.

By: Kingsford-Smith, CE and Ulm, CTP

Price: $27.00 USD

Publisher: Sydney, Penlington and Somerville: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008427

Condition: Good


227 pages, endpaper illustrations, b/w plates. Name and date 1928 on front endpaper, includes newspaper clipping from 1968 about this flight. 3cm tear at top of spine View more info

Nederlandsche Luchtvaarders.

By: Limburg Stirum, L.C. graaf van.

Price: $90.00 USD

Publisher: Utrecht, A.W. Bruna & Zoon's Uitgevers: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5070

Condition: Very Good


312 pages, many b/w photos and portraits. A few spots of foxing on some pages otherwise a very good copy of this early Dutch book on the pioneering days of aviation in the Netherlands. View more info

Aircraft accident report no. 79-139. Air New Zealand McDonnell Douglas DC10-30 ZK-NZP. Ross Island Antarctica 28 November 1979.

By: Office of Air Accidents Investigation, Ministry of Transport

Price: $36.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand, Office of Air Accidents Investigation, Ministry of Transport: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008103

Condition: Very Good


125 pages, diagrams, maps, photos. View more info

Impact Mount Richmond. The last Flight of the Kereru.

By: Philip Coote, Gillian Gaskell

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: Nelson, 1992

Edition: First Limited Edition

Seller ID: 008912

Condition: Very Good


33 pages, maps, b/w photos. Tex by Philip Coote, Research by Gillian Gaskell. The loss of the Lockheed Electra "Kereru" in 1942 with the loss of 5 lives on Mount Richmond near Nelson. View more info

Secret Projects. Flying Saucer Aircraft.

By: Rose, Bill; Buttler, Tony

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: Hinckley, Midland Pub Ltd: 2007

Seller ID: 007102

ISBN: 1857802330

Condition: Good


175 pages, colour and b/w illustrations. Ex-library copy, no markings on binding, dust wrapper in plastic cover. View more info

Flying Weather: Manual of New Zealand Aviation Climatology.

By: Ryan, A. P.

Price: $68.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand Meteorological Service: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009054

ISBN: 0477066410

Condition: Very Good


120 pages, b/w photos, diagrams. View more info

Navigation and Flight Planning. A Pilot Books training manual. Volume 2 of the Private Pilot/Commercial Pilot Series covering the NZ Navigation and Flight PLanning examination requirements.

By: Wagtendonk, Walter

Price: $32.00 USD

Publisher: Tauranga, Pilot Books: 2007

Seller ID: 007097

ISBN: 0958337322

Condition: Good


12th edition. 8 chapters, appendices and index with separate pagination. b/w illustrations and maps. Ex-library copy, clean. We also have in stock The New Zealand Flying Training Manual by the same author. View more info

The New Zealand Flying Training Manual. A Pilot Books training manual. Pre-flight briefings fro the students and Private Pilot.

By: Wagtendonk, Walter; Boys, Stewart

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Tauranga, Pilot Books: 2007

Seller ID: 007098

ISBN: 0958337322

Condition: Good


5th edition. 20 chapters with separate pagination. b/w illustrations and maps. Ex-library copy, clean. We also have in stock Navigation and Flight Planning by the same author. View more info

The Life of Guy Menzies: The Forgotten Flyer

By: Wearne, Max

Price: $58.00 USD

Publisher: Max Wearne: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008311

ISBN: 0646451154

Condition: Very Good


160 pages, b/w photos. View more info