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The Wright Brothers
McCullough, David

$22.00 $8.69

The #1 New York Times bestseller from David McCullough, two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize - the dramatic story-behind-the-story about the courageous brothers who taught the world how to fly - Wilbur and Orville Wright.On a winter day in 1903, in the Outer Banks of North Carolina, two brothers...


Four Hours of Fury: The Untold Story of World War II's Largest Airborne Invasion and the Final Push into Nazi Germany
Fenelon, James M.

$39.99 $5.79

In this viscerally exciting account, a paratrooper-turned-historian reveals the details of World War II’s largest airborne operation - one that dropped 17,000 Allied paratroopers deep into the heart of Nazi Germany.On the morning of March 24, 1945, more than two thousand Allied aircraft droned th...


Four Hours of Fury: The Untold Story of World War II's Largest Airborne Invasion and the Final Push into Nazi Germany
Fenelon, James M.

$39.99 $7.99

In this viscerally exciting account, a paratrooper-turned-historian reveals the details of World War II’s largest airborne operation - one that dropped 17,000 Allied paratroopers deep into the heart of Nazi Germany.On the morning of March 24, 1945, more than two thousand Allied aircraft droned th...


The Aviators - Eddie Rickenbacker, Jimmy Doolittle, Charles Lindbergh, and the Epic Age of Flight
Groom, Winston

$18.95 $5.19

Written by gifted storyteller Winston Groom (author of Forrest Gump), The Aviators tells the saga of three extraordinary aviators--Charles Lindbergh, Eddie Rickenbacker, and Jimmy Doolittle--and how they redefine heroism through their genius, daring, and uncommon courage.NOTE: This is a Scratch &...


The Aviators - Eddie Rickenbacker, Jimmy Doolittle, Charles Lindbergh, and the Epic Age of Flight
Groom, Winston

$18.95 $7.99

Written by gifted storyteller Winston Groom (author of Forrest Gump), The Aviators tells the saga of three extraordinary aviators--Charles Lindbergh, Eddie Rickenbacker, and Jimmy Doolittle--and how they redefine heroism through their genius, daring, and uncommon courage.


Sully: The Untold Story Behind the Miracle on the Hudson
Sullenberger, Chesley B., III

$13.24 $4.39

On January 15, 2009, the world witnessed a remarkable emergency landing when Captain "Sully" Sullenberger skillfully glided US Airways Flight 1549 onto the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 passengers and crew. His cool actions not only averted tragedy but made him a hero and an inspirati...


Deadly Sky: The American Combat Airman in World War II
McManus, John C.

$22.00 $7.29

This insightful chronicle takes readers inside the experiences of America’s fighter pilots and bomber crews, an incredible assortment of men who, in nearly four years of warfare all over the globe, suffered over 120,000 casualties with over 40,000 killed. Their stories span the earth into every c...


Sully: My Search for What Really Matters
Sullenberger, Chesley B.

$19.99 $2.99

Previously published as Highest DutyOn January 15, 2009, the world witnessed one of the most remarkable emergency landings in aviation history when Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger skillfully glided US Airways Flight 1549 onto the surface of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboar...


Lords of the Sky: Fighter Pilots and Air Combat, from the Red Baron to the F-16
Hampton, Dan

$21.00 $7.29

Lords of the Sky is a thrilling history of the fighter pilot, masterfully written by one of the most decorated aviators in American history. A twenty-year USAF veteran who flew more than 150 combat missions and received four Distinguished Flying Crosses, Lt. Colonel Dan Hampton draws on his singu...


The Crash Detectives: Investigating the World's Most Mysterious Air Disasters
Negroni, Christine

$23.00 $7.99

In The Crash Detectives, veteran aviation journalist and air safety investigator Christine Negroni takes us inside crash investigations from the early days of the jet age to the present, including the search for answers about what happened to the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. As Negroni d...


The Airborne in World War II: An Illustrated History of America's Paratroopers in Action
Haskew, Michael E.

$38.99 $11.49

Provides detailed accounts of the actions of the 11th, 13th, 17th, 82nd, and 101st Airborne Divisions.Features every major airborne combat operation, including the invasion of North Africa (November 1942), Sicily and Italy (July 1943), D-Day (June 1944), Operation Market Garden (September 1944), ...


Chasing the Demon: A Secret History of the Quest for the Sound Barrier, and the Band of American Aces Who Conquered It
Hampton, Dan

$35.99 $2.99

Speed. In 1947, it represented the difference between victory and annihilation.After Hiroshima, the ability to deliver a nuclear device to its target faster than one’s enemy became the singular obsession of American war planners. And so, in the earliest days of the Cold War, a highly classified p...


Chasing the Demon: A Secret History of the Quest for the Sound Barrier, and the Band of American Aces Who Conquered It
Hampton, Dan

$35.99 $5.19

Speed. In 1947, it represented the difference between victory and annihilation.After Hiroshima, the ability to deliver a nuclear device to its target faster than one’s enemy became the singular obsession of American war planners. And so, in the earliest days of the Cold War, a highly classified p...


The Flight: Charles Lindbergh's Daring and Immortal 1927 Transatlantic Crossing
Hampton, Dan

$38.44 $5.79

On the rainy morning of May 20, 1927, a little-known American pilot named Charles A. Lindbergh climbed into his single-engine monoplane, Spirit of St. Louis, and prepared to take off from a small airfield on Long Island, New York. Despite his inexperience - the twenty-five-year-old Lindbergh had ...


FAR/AIM 2018: Up-to-Date FAA Regulations / Aeronautical Information Manual
Federal Aviation Administration

$23.85 $5.39

All the information you need to operate safely in US airspace, fully updated.If you’re an aviator or aviation enthusiast, you cannot be caught with an out-of-date edition of the FAR/AIM. In today’s environment, there is no excuse for ignorance of the rules of the US airspace system. In the newest...


FAR/AIM 2018: Up-to-Date FAA Regulations / Aeronautical Information Manual
Federal Aviation Administration

$23.85 $3.19

All the information you need to operate safely in US airspace, fully updated.If you’re an aviator or aviation enthusiast, you cannot be caught with an out-of-date edition of the FAR/AIM. In today’s environment, there is no excuse for ignorance of the rules of the US airspace system. In the newest...


FAR/AIM 2019
Aviation Administration, Federal

$23.85 $7.29

If you’re an aviator or aviation enthusiast, you cannot be caught with an out-of-date edition of the FAR/AIM. In today’s environment, there is no excuse for ignorance of the rules of the US airspace system. In the newest edition of the FAR/AIM, all regulations, procedures, and illustrations are b...


TSA Baggage: An Inside Look at the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly at America's Airports
Becker, Scott

$19.87 $7.29

Scott Becker spent over 12 years working for the TSA at Chicago’s O’Hare airport and served it in numerous capacities, from baggage screener to manager. He brings to TSA Baggage a wealth of experience and stories that have something for everyone:•Candid Cameos: Several stories in TSA Baggage feat...


B-52 Stratofortress: The Complete History of the World's Longest Serving and Best Known Bomber
Yenne, Bill

$32.99 $5.79

The B-52 is the longest serving and most versatile of the United States Air Force's combat aircraft. The Stratofortress entered active service in 1955 and is scheduled to continue as part of the air force's inventory through 2040. The jet-powered bomber was a mainstay of America's Cold War nuclea...


Dam Busters: Canadian Airmen and the Secret Raid Against Nazi Germany
Barris, Ted

$34.99 $7.99

It was a night that changed the Second World War. The secret air raid against the hydroelectric dams of Germany’s Ruhr River took years to plan, involved an untried bomb and included the best aircrewmen RAF Bomber Command could muster - many of them Canadian. The attack marked the first time the ...


Dam Busters: Canadian Airmen and the Secret Raid Against Nazi Germany
Barris, Ted

$34.99 $10.89

It was a night that changed the Second World War. The secret air raid against the hydroelectric dams of Germany’s Ruhr River took years to plan, involved an untried bomb and included the best aircrewmen RAF Bomber Command could muster - many of them Canadian. The attack marked the first time the ...


Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Photographic Card Deck
Zimmerman, Dwight Jon

$33.13 $14.39

Created in partnership with the world-renowned Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, this beautifully packaged, informative card deck captures, in words and stunning photographs, 100 of the museum's most important artifacts.   The NASM is the world's largest, most-visited collec...


FAR/AIM 2017
Federal Aviation Administration

$23.85 $4.49

This useful reference book is a critical resource for all members of the aviation community, including aspiring pilots seeking a concrete background in the rules, procedures, and requirements of flight training.


The Flight: Charles Lindbergh's Daring and Immortal 1927 Transatlantic Crossing
Hampton, Dan

$21.00 $6.59

On the rainy morning of May 20, 1927, a little-known American pilot named Charles A. Lindbergh climbed into his single-engine monoplane, Spirit of St. Louis, and prepared to take off from a small airfield on Long Island, New York. Despite his inexperience - the twenty-five-year-old Lindbergh had ...


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