Books tagged: aviation

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The Flight Attendant Career Guide
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 35,100. Language: American English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Transportation, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
For over 20 years, this has been the complete guide to the Flight Attendant career for US and Canadian applicants. Explains in depth the differences between Commercial, Charter, Corporate and Private Jet flying.
Flights of Madness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A suicidal banker, a work weary spy, a woman seated next to a drunken passenger, a harried flight attendant and a pilot who suffers a breakdown. Five flights, five stories, five descents into madness. This is a collection of five short stories of 9300 words or approximately 30 print pages altogether.
America's Black Air Pioneers, 1900-1939: Hubert Julian, Mary Doughtry, Bessie Coleman, Eugene Jacques Bullard - Aeronautical Exploits of Black Pilots
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
When the federal government expanded its involvement in civil and military aviation on the eve of World War II, the stage was set for the emergence of a powerful pressure campaign to prohibit racial discrimination in federally-funded aviation training and open the all-white U.S. Army Air Corps to black Americans.
Navy Search and Rescue (SAR) Manual - 3-50.1 - Part 2 of 2 - Aviation Maritime, Surface Vessel, Rescue Swimmer, Inland, Equipment, Communications, Medical Procedures, Survival Equipment
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,480. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
This heavily illustrated manual contains information for the safe and effective application of search and rescue (SAR) procedures, and the execution of SAR operations.
Navy Search and Rescue (SAR) Manual - 3-50.1 - Part 1 of 2 - Aviation Maritime, Surface Vessel, Rescue Swimmer, Inland, Equipment, Communications, Medical Procedures, Survival Equipment
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
This heavily illustrated manual contains information for the safe and effective application of search and rescue (SAR) procedures, and the execution of SAR operations.
The Last Flight of JFK Jr: How it Went Tragically Wrong and Why
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,290. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
John F. Kennedy Jr.’s last flight told in story form, as narrative/creative nonfiction, of the days leading up to that fateful night and the flight itself.
Fly Me
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,030. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When a playboy pilot meets a beautiful, by-the-book first officer, he’ll pit his charm against her icy reserve until a surprising love sends them both soaring.
Solar Impulse; The Solar Airplane Flight 2015 (Around The Earth)
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
For those who love this space ship called Earth, the journey that Solar Impulse will be making across the world skies in 2015 will also be a journey for them. As Solar Impulse will be crawling through the sky at near 70 KPH in March 2015, the perception that we hold concerning our economy and ecology must change.
Horten Argentine IAe-48
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » History » Military
Decades long all-wing designer Reimar Horten's seismic shift to a Mach 2.2 Ogee Gothic delta wing twin Rolls-Royce "Avon" powered Coke-shaped fuselage with turbines hung on short pods. This was to be an Argentine "Area Rule" flying machine of the late 1950s. Suggested by Reimar's friend, genius Hans Multhopp, it would be his last aircraft design after years of all-wings.
Escape
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,320. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Tibby and Josie are in the risky business of recovering stolen aircraft; they’re no strangers to violence. When hired by the US Government to bring a plane back from Russia, our cunning duo pulls it off, even though the plane is parked on a Russian Air Force base. Then they discover that they've been used to smuggle out a political assassin-and framed for a major act of sabotage!