Books tagged: aircraft

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Flying on Film: A Century of Aviation in the Movies, 1912 - 2012 (Second Edition)
Price: $14.00 USD. Words: 128,310. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Flying on Film is the history behind the films. Veterans and aviators from past and present tell the real story of one of the most fascinating genres of motion pictures in Hollywood.
A Bed, a Jet and a Night to Forget
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A large commercial Jet Aircraft is forced to make an emergency landing onto the Pacific Ocean. The pilot and 6 passengers are left contemplating their fate standing on the wings of the plane as it slowly sinks into the sea. A ferocious snow storm is making rescue efforts impossible.
The Bombing of a Canadian Pacific DC3 St. Joachim, Quebec September 9, 1949
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
A Pacific Airliner exploded and crashed into a giant mountain near Quebec City on September 9, 1949. The plane had 19 passengers on board and and a crew of four. The passengers included a woman whose husband made sure she was on Flight 108 bound for Baie Comeau. He had asked his wife to retrieve some suitcases therea and spend the weekend with friends. 10 days later authorities learned of a bomb.
Whisper, an Electric R/C Pylon Racer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Drafting & Mechanical Drawing
The Whisper is a high speed electric pylon racing remote control aircraft. Plans drawn in CAD and instructions to build your own Whisper, are included with the book. Many successful models have been built of the Whisper. All wood and an easy build provides a great flying model aircraft. Great looks and a low cost airframe will provide many hours of fun R/C flying.
Ghost Tactical: The Labyrinth of Daedalus
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,310. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2015 by Glannant Ty Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Trent Wruck has two special talents - reading objects through ESP, and stealing hi-tech aircraft! As a member of the elite Ghost Tactical team, Trent finds himself on dangerous assignments around the world to acquire some of the most secret military aircraft ever developed.
Lightship Chronicles Chapter 6 : The Junker
Series: Sacred Warriors. Price: Free! Words: 12,970. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Chapter 6 : The Junker The Governor of Grand Bitania has Andee on his radar. At the next big race Andee is staggered to discover who's been watching him, and how. His friends too are shocked by this twist of events, but their worries are forgotten, sucked in by the greatest race they have ever seen. After this race, you will never forget 'The Junker'.
MH370 The Answer?
Price: Free! Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
This not too long story has been written as an attempt to answer some of the questions surrounding the disappearance of the Malaysian airliner in March2014. It is entirely fictional but it is quite possible that the plot could be uncomfortably close to the truth. The plot provides answers which fit closely with the available facts .
Last of the Long Hunters
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,730. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
This story records the life of a young pilot flying in Alaska’s Frontier Arctic. You’ll experience the front seat thrills of bush planes and helicopters operating in the most dangerous conditions on Earth, flying in minus 60 temperatures and horrific storms, airborne among the magnificent mountains and glaciers that only Alaska has to offer. Once you've read this one you’ll not be satisfied unti
Lake Ponchartrain Plane Crashes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
Lake Pontchartrain plane crashes have occurred frequently since the mid 20th century. The lake is mist shrouded, foggy, and replete with spooky moss. These obstacles intimidate persons who were fortunate enough to have survived plane crashes. One family who crash a private plane in the lake separated into three groups. The father advised his son to scoop air into his clothing to help him float.
An Aviator's Journey - Tales of a Corporate Pilot
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,230. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
Aviators are passionate about aviation. Once you get the bug you are addicted for life and there is no need, or desire, to search for a cure. It is that passion and addiction that gives you the determination, perseverance, and motivation to pursue a career in aviation. This is the story of one such aviator who discovered his passion for flying as a young boy and pursued his dream as a young adult.