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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!
Adventures of an Idaho Mountain Pilot
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 136,770. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 and represented by Kathryn Judson. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » North America
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Back country pilot Harold Dougal shares true tales gleaned from decades flying in a region known for rough terrain, dangerous weather, interesting residents, and a few airstrips that can only be successfully approached one way. Illustrated with photos and line drawings.
The Boxcar Blues
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,420. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Action
THE BOXCAR BLUES is a hard hitting story about two homeless teenage boys, one white and one black, and their fight for survival during the Great Depression. Luke and Curly fight a phony murder charge, suffer lost love and overcome hatred on their grueling road to success. Their tempered steel toughness and street savvy allow them to rise from vagrants, to become owners of a prosperous airline.
Caribbean Splash
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,070. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Tibby and Josie are in the risky business of recovering stolen aircraft. When they snatch a plane and find a seven year old girl asleep in the aircraft, they’re shocked. When they also find $750K, they’re suspicious. When they discover that it all belongs to Roberto Ortega, a notorious drug lord, full blown panic sets in.
Destination Saipan Was Amelia Earhart A Prisoner Of Imperial Japan?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » History » Military
My ebook looks at theories of Amelia Earhart's July 2, 1937 disappearance. The narrative focuses on Saipan as the probable location of where Earhart's Lockheed Model 10E airplane crashed. Among the people profiled in my book is an eyewitness who saw what she believes to be Amelia Earhart's aircraft as it crashed into a Japanese military zone on Saipan. The witness is still alive in California.