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The 1,000 Year Old Flying Machines of Pre-Modern Columbia, South America
By David Myhra
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Popular culture
Ancient Alien Theorist's wild belief that a three inch gold trinket represents a larger exotic flying machine...designed by Extraterrestrials!
The Lost Technological Chronicles Of Nimrod
By Richard Henry
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
What was Nimrod building in the Bible as mentioned in the book of Genesis? Richard Henry explores the possibility that the Tower Of Babel may have been advanced technology. Western society is not even close to being the most advanced civilization that has existed on this planet as ancient societies matched and exceeded our modern level of technology.
NASA Mishap Board Report on Serious Spacesuit Anomaly July 2013 ISS Space Station EVA EMU Suit Helmet Water Intrusion - Threatened Astronaut Luca Parmitano with Drowning
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,340. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This is the NASA Mishap Investigation Board (MIB) report released to the public in February 2014 about the serious problem encountered with a spacesuit during a space station spacewalk in July 2013.
NASA's Asteroid Redirect Mission, Asteroid Initiative, Grand Challenge, Science, Deflection and Human Exploration Plans, Crew Systems, Solar Electric Propulsion, NEO Campaign
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,920. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This unique ebook provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of the ambitious and controversial proposal by NASA to redirect a small asteroid into lunar orbit for later exploration by a human crew.
The Use of Time-Forwarding to Place Satellites in Orbit
By Richard Lighthouse
Price: $38,900.00 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Satellites are becoming smaller and less expensive, mostly due to the advances in electronics, while the launch costs remain prohibitive for mass commercial use. Launch costs for a typical telecommunications satellite are around $120MM USD. This short technical paper proposes a method for placing a 500 kg (1100 lb) satellite in orbit for about $2 USD.
Miracle on the Hudson: Official Reports on US Airways Flight 1549 Ditching in the Hudson River, January 2009, Captain Sullenberger, Bird Strike Risk to Aircraft
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 155,280. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
The complete story of the amazing flight of US Airways 1549 is contained in this reproduction of the official National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) report on the incident, along with the transcript of a hearing before a House of Representatives committee.
2013 NASA Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel (ASAP) Annual Report, Issued January 2014 - International Space Station, Commercial Crew Risk and Budget, SpaceX, Exploration Program
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,350. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The 2013 report by the ASAP safety advisory panel to NASA, released in January 2014, presents findings on various important spaceflight safety topics, including the Commercial Crew Program and the Space Launch System (SLS).
Enduring Quests, Daring Visions: NASA Astrophysics in the Next Three Decades - The Search for Life and Exoplanets, History of Galaxies, Origin and Fate of the Universe
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,460. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This roadmap, released in early 2014, presents a science-driven 30-year vision for the future of NASA Astrophysics that builds on recent remarkable discoveries to address three defining questions: Are we alone? How did we get here? How does the universe work?
The Case for Space Solar Power
By Virginia Edition
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 150,270. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This book makes the case for Space Solar Power; recounting the history of this fascinating concept and summarizing the many different ways in which it might be accomplished.
Letter From the Future, the Year 2160
By Sebastjan Videtic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
How to start build a spaceship? Develop knowledge, imagination and new ideas. Go beyond and reach all. Doing some steps forward in time, and develop a spaceship.
NASA's First A: Aeronautics from 1958 to 2008 - From NACA to the Space Age, Dryden, Langley, Ames, X-Planes, Faget, Hypersonics, Lifting Bodies, V/STOL, Rutan, NASP, SST, Composites
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,010. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
This is a comprehensive history of NASA's aviation programs, starting with NACA research in the 1940s and 1950s through the space race to current times.
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Air Force DoD Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) System, Aerial Event Policy and Procedures, Munitions Requirements for Aircrew Training
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,410. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Three U.S. Air Force documents are included in this unique ebook compilation: Air Force DoD Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) System, Aerial Event Policy and Procedures, Munitions Requirements for Aircrew Training
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Air Force General Flight Rules, Aircraft Cockpit and Formation Flight Signals
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,250. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
General flight rules - This instruction implements AFPD 11-2, Aircraft Rules and Procedures, by prescribing general flight rules that govern the operation of USAF aircraft (manned and unmanned) flown by USAF pilots.
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Air Force T-38 Flying Fundamentals - Start, Taxi, Takeoff, Traffic Pattern and Landings, Abnormal Flight Recoveries, Aerobatics, Instruments
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,710. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This manual implements AFPD 11-2, Aircraft Rules and Procedures. It provides a comprehensive document containing T-38 fundamental procedures and techniques that may be used to accomplish the various missions of the T-38.
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Air Force Aviation Management Instruction - Guidance for Administering Aircrew Flight Management Programs for Flying Unit Commanders and Aircrew Personnel
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,520. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This instruction implements AFPD 11-4, Aviation Service. It establishes procedures for managing Air Force flying resources and provides guidance that applies to administering aircrew flight management programs.
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Air Force U-2 Aircraft - Operations Procedures, Aircrew Evaluation Criteria, Aircrew Training Flying Operations
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,170. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Three Air Force documents provide unique information about USAF operations of the U-2 aircraft. Contents: Operations Procedures * Aircrew Evaluation Criteria * Aircrew Training
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Air Force C-135 Stratolifter and KC-135 Stratotanker Aircraft - Operations Procedures, Aircrew Evaluation Criteria, Aircrew Training Flying Operations
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 153,820. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Four Air Force documents provide unique information about USAF operations of the C-135 Stratolifter and KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft. Contents: Operations Procedures * Aircrew Evaluation Criteria * Aircrew Training * Aircraft Configuration
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Air Force KC-10 Extender Aerial Refueling Tanker Aircraft - Operations Procedures, Aircrew Evaluation Criteria, Aircrew Training Flying Operations
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 161,310. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Three Air Force documents provide unique information about USAF operations of the KC-10 Extender aerial refueling tanker aircraft.
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Air Force Aircrew Training, Aircrew Standardization / Evaluation Program Instructions
By Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 58,540. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This instruction implements AFPD 10-2, Readiness, AFPD 11-2, Aircraft Rules and Procedures, and AFPD 11-4, Aviation Service. It establishes the USAF aircrew training program that supports Air Force objectives and is applicable to all units.
The Air Force in Southeast Asia: Tactics and Techniques of Electronic Warfare - Electronic Countermeasures in the Air War Against North Vietnam 1965-1973 - Wild Weasel, Linebacker, B-52
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,030. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Electronic countermeasures support for the air war against North Vietnam included stand-off jamming, Wild Weasel operations, the use of self-protection pods, and the employment of chaff. The use of rudimentary counter-measures began during World War II and continued in the Korean conflict.