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Airplanefixer - Jonathan's Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,920. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Jonathan is a Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, he loves aircraft and he wants to talk about them, anything really. But he can't, because he is married to Kerry and between them they have two of the strangest families going!
Echo of a Distant Planet
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Series: Science Fiction for Astronomers. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,380. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
How would a distant alien intelligence contact earth? Shawna is an Air Force officer with remembrances of the future. Trapped in a structured military world, her unearthly memories persist for nearly three decades, culminating in a first contact message from the stars.
Up the Airway
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Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs ยท Flying Destinations Pacific NW and BC. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,040. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
Flying Coastal British Columbia, where mountains drop into the sea and people practice self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Airports in British Columbia, along with Arctic destinations, are featured. Contrarian views of the people and places of coastal British Columbia, and off-the-grid living. Written by a flight instructor with 7000 hours of flight experience.
RAF Expeditionary Air Wings
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book details the EAWs that since 2006 the RAF hss restructured so to meet its world-wide commitments as a coalition partner in the war on terror. Full details are given of the untis and the airplanes that go to make-up each EAW as well as each unit in the RAF's current battle-order a 'potted' history of each is included detailing the various types flown, where, when and for how long.
F-35 Lightning II - Combat aircraft for the future
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,310. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
This book presents to you the history behind the F-35 Lightning II, not to mention revealing previous unknown secrets and some of the technology found in the air fighter that will replace the F-16 and several other fighters. This book is indeed a golden pearl for aircraft enthusiasts!
Arrival
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Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A short story set in the remote town of Brooke's Vale and its small airstrip. When Jim heads home after losing the plane he'd set his heart on, he's expecting to spend the remains of his leave getting drunk. The flying club, and his brother, have other ideas. Arrival is about the arrival of one of Brooke's Vale's more unusual residents, and set several years before Fire Season.
21st Century Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) Reliability Study – Predator, Pioneer, Hunter, UAS – Power, Propulsion, Flight Control, Communication, Human Factors
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This important Department of Defense document, issued by the Office of the Secretary of Defense, presents a comprehensive study of the reliability of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs). The combined U.S. military UAV fleet (Predators, Pioneers, and Hunters) reached the 100,000 cumulative flight hour mark, a milestone that is a good point at which to assess the reliability of these UAVs.
CloudBurst Smoke Generator: Make Huge Clouds of Smoke
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Just Imagine! Generate huge clouds of smoke from any vehicle... even boats, airplanes and motorbikes. Always under your control. 100% safe and easy-to-do. Won't harm sensitive electronics or catalytic converters. Makes a fantastic smoke screen just like Hollywood! Comes complete with detailed illustrations, parts list and full instructions to assemble and install. Off-road use only.
Teenage Pilot
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,100. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
Written by a teenage pilot for the teenager seeking his or her Pilot's License, this one-of-a-kind guide is loaded with tips and advice for teenagers looking to learn how to fly. This book will explain what it really takes to attain a private pilot's license as a teenager or young adult and covers everything from how to pay for it, to how to deal with parents who oppose flying.
Casey Hunter Project PHOENIX
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,040. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Casey Hunter races stuntplanes. So what does he know about time travel? When a secret government organisation uncovers a plot to change the outcome of the second World War they need the best pilot they can find. Casey gets a crash course on dogfighting and space-time physics before being sent back to save the world.