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World of Civil Aircrafts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2017. Categories: Essay » Technology
World of Civil Aircrafts by Shekhar Gupta Aditi Lala World of Civil Aircrafts http://a-world-of-aviation.blogspot.ca/ www.A-World-of-Aviation.blogspot.com Aero A.10 biplane five passenger Airliner Airbus A320 Short to medium range Airliner
A B-25 Bomber Crashes Into The Empire State Building July 28, 1945
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » History » Military
The twin-engine Mitchell Bomber that crashed into the Empire State Building in late July 1945 was en route to La Guardia Airport from Massachusetts. A veteran pilot was lost in a dense fog. Flying at approximately 1,775 feet the aircraft was beneath a 2,000 feet altitude limit followed by aviators at the time. Aside from the three crewmen on the B-25D eleven building occupants lost their lives.
Finding my Wings. A Pilot's Story from the Ruins of Alitalia to the Desert of Qatar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,850. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story of the controversial 2008 Alitalia privatization. The author’s response to this life challenge is an example of resilience. As soon as he realized he was on his own, he began a difficult job search aimed at surviving professionally and then moved to Qatar. With his classic roman humor, he shares his passion for flying and makes technical aspects easily accessible to the readers.
Aviation Motivational Quotes
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Aviation Motivational Quotes Capt Shekhar Gupta
Nathaniel Cannon and the Lost City of Pitu
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,250. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017 by Many Words Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Alternative history
Ace aviator and adventurer extraordinaire Nathaniel Cannon, along with his gang of sky pirates, search the jungles of Java for a long-lost city of an ancient kingdom. Treasure and fame await them if they succeed, but old foes chasing the same prize are determined to see them fail.
War and Cold War
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,270. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
The book is about a military family during WWII through the Cold War. Their background and history touches the highlights of WWII, then winnows its history down to that of the Cold War and an over-flight. One recognizes and develops a metaphor with the Rime of the Ancient Mariner, a lyrical ballad or poem that captures both the exaltation and the misery of their lives.
Aerospace Manufacturing: How the Aviation Industry Shaped American Manufacturing
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016 by Brithe Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
The aviation industry ushered America into modernization. Manufacturing changed from shops that created product from ore to assembly, to a paradigm shift of specialty mechanization. Shaping not only the manufacturing industry within America, but inspiring a pathway for the international manufacturing industry of the future.
Coosa Flyer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,650. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Backwoodsman finds secrete to flight while Wright brothers were still young children.
The Demons Of Casper - A Skydiving Story
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,980. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Just when Vicki thought life couldn’t get any better, it took a drastic turn. It spiraled from bad to really bad. Then, it got worse. Without warning, her perfect life falls apart. Eddie, her nemesis from her hometown of Casper, shows up seeking revenge for her resisting him years before. Eddie takes Vicki and her friends, Rick, Bob, and Nancy, hostage. He has plans for them. Evil plans.
Spitfire Final Flight : The Incredible Story Of 36 Burmese Spitfires And The Extraordinary Plan To Steal One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,040. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Inspired by actual events. Suffering from the latter stages of Alzheimer's Frank “Winkle” Brown is a retired test pilot and World War Two veteran approaching his century year. When 36 pristine Spitfires are discovered buried deep within the Burmese jungle he gets a surprise visit from Grant Global Industries, with a most intriguing proposition.