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Aviation Legends of the Battle Born State
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 33,300. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The Nevada Aerospace Hall of Fame recognizing the men, women, and organizations who pioneered aerospace and aviation in the Battle Born State of Nevada. Becoming the West Coast line of Defense during World War II, Nevada has produced the most astronauts of any state, the NERVA nuclear rocket engine, and the classified science and technology developed in obscurity at venues such as Area 51 & TTR.
The Last Salute
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,460. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
All fighter pilots serving in any Air Force in the world MUST READ the chapters entitled "Dangling in the Air" and "Flights to Heaven". Lessons learned from opportune decisions taken by the pilots in these stories might one day help save your life.
The Silent Invader
Price: Free! Words: 8,500. Language: British English. Published: June 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00)
Responsible for the lives of thirty elite soldiers in the back of his aircraft, a member of Britain's Glider Pilot Regiment has a huge weight upon his shoulders. Plummeting to the ground at over one hundred miles an hour, he struggles not only with the responsibility of lives, but also with the enormity of the objective set before him.
Playboy Pilot
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,490. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
From New York Times Bestselling authors Penelope Ward and Vi Keeland, comes a sexy new standalone novel. As I embarked on an impulsive trip, I hit a detour when I met sexy Carter in the airport lounge. We struck up a heated conversation. Then, he left. I thought I'd never see him again. But fate had other plans. Surprise! He was the pilot of my flight.
Helicopters and Humans
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,590. Language: British English. Published: June 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction, Essay » Sociology
Flying all over the world, during several decades ‒ the people you meet! From the fascinating cultural mixture on Taiwanese Tuna fishing boats to the burly American crew of oil and gas rigs off the coast of Africa and in the Gulf of Mexico, from the mechanics to the EMS nurses, ‘Moggy’ Meyrick has interacted with them all. In 44 short stories he portrays mischief, misunderstandings and mishaps.
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
Episode 101: Pilot
Series: Heroism and Other Lies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,120. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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In the not to far off future, a former hero and a pilot get caught up in a web of conspiracy involving corporations, a hacker, and a superpowered madman. Their struggle will take them to secret bases and warehouses and pit them against mutants and combat robots alike.
Blue Ice Dying In The Rain
Price: Free! Words: 121,290. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
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Johnny Wainwright is a bush pilot repo man in South Central Alaska. One September afternoon he flies Alaska State troopers to a remote island in Prince William Sound on a routine case of domestic violence. But the troopers disappear, thick fog rolls in and things get strange. Add to the mix a peculiar lodge owner, a flirtatious cover girl model and gunfire. Mayhem and madness follow.
The Three Dreams
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 142,710. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
The Three Dreams is an engaging, well-crafted adventure story with an important commentary of commercialism, globalization, and the need to find one’s way to passion, love, and inner peace in this fast-changing world. Told from the perspective of a Filipino pilot, it’s a refreshing read that adds a distinctly Southeast Asian color to the literature of Bach and Pirsig.
Finding my Wings. A Pilot's Story from the Ruins of Alitalia to the Desert of Qatar
Price: Free! 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.