Books tagged: flying airplanes

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In Love with Flying
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,100. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Flying with and without an engine. In this engaging memoir, Kenneth Ford does more than provide tales from his fifty years of piloting light airplanes and gliders. He explains the kinds of lift that keep gliders aloft, the idiosyncrasies of "tail-draggers," the art of landing in a crosswind, and more. Adding to his own story, he crafts loving profiles of other aviators whom he met and admired.
I'm a Jet Pilot
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
How does it feel to take off and land a Boeing 737-300 at a busy airport? Or how about flying an F-18 Hornet at more than a thousand miles an hour? You'll feel like you're in the cockpit, going through pre-flight checklists, doing critical flight maneuvers, and during air-to-air combat training at the famous Top Gun school at Fightertown U.S.A.
Flight Of The Setting Sun
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 215,360. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
FLIGHT OF THE SETTING SUN, The Life And Adventures Of Captain Jake Martin - Action adventure and love story. It is a period story set in four decades beginning in the mid 1920s. Son of wealthy Texas rancher and oilman becomes a Pan Am China Clipper pilot in the 1930s and an aviation industrialist during and after WW II. Jake's life adventure takes him to New York, California and the Asian Pacific
Flyer: A Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,490. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
FLYER is a story about beating the odds... Jack Neely wants to learn to fly and runs away from an abusive home bound for the Curtiss Flying School. Ace birdman Wiley McCullough takes him under his wing. Jack learns to fly as he learns to love Curtiss’ spunky daughter, Jenny. But fate and friendship intervene, luring him across the Atlantic and into the tracer-filled skies of World War I.
Star Kids Mission
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 151,040. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Set in the chaotic times following 9/11, five young adults face a daunting mission to open contact between Earth and Star people. Led by Ariel, a girl of both Star and human DNA, and Josh, son of General Carter, Air Force Chief of Staff, can they use their natural and learned skills as Star Kids to succeed in spite of attacks from entrenched power brokers?
Learning to Fly Aeroplanes and Helicopters
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Series: Collected Articles From Flight Training News 2006-2011, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,780. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
A collection of articles from flying instructor Helen Krasner's popular column in the publication "Flight Training News". Written at various times over the period 2006 - 2011, the articles in this book are aimed at those who are interested in learning to fly light aircraft, either fixed-wing or rotary, and those who are currently undertaking the Private Pilot's Licence course.
Flying Aeroplanes and Helicopters: Beyond the PPL
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Series: Collected Articles From Flight Training News 2006-2011, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,280. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
This is the second collection of articles from flying instructor Helen Krasner's popular column in the publication "Flight Training News". Written at various times over the period 2006 - 2011, this book is aimed at anyone who is interested in flying.