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A Northwest Orient Airlines Electra L-188C Crashes Near Tell City, Indiana March 17, 1960
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
The L-188C was on its way to Miami from Chicago when it crashed in a field in Indiana. The flaw that prompted the Indiana crash and several more like it had to do with the Electra's wings and vibrations sent throughout the plane at certain speeds and air turbulence. One of the wings on the Tell City plane became completely detached and the other nearly came off. It crashed at 600 miles per hour.
Now I know My Alpha Beta Gammas
You set the price! Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Aeronautics, Astronautics & Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
An infant engineer's guide to the world of greek symbols.
The CIA Connection
Price: $13.95 USD. Words: 85,480. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After WWII, several American companies were secretly funded and operated in the US by the CIA. This is the story of one of those companies, Intermountain Aviation. Intermountain operated out of an old Air Force base thirty miles north of Tucson, Arizona from 1961-1975. This is my personal story of that company and my involvement with the CIA.
Tales of The Wrench - Stories and Verse Inspired By a Life of Aviation Maintenance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,820. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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A life in Aviation Maintenance. Chase a runaway tire across an airport, survive a mid-air collision, drop an engine into a lake, press through boredom, travel around the world, and reflect upon the important things. These things and more, explored in story and verse.