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1 Air International: August 1981, Volume 21 No. 2
Air International Whitestone, New York Fine Scroll Limited 1981 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
; Stapled wraps, 102 pages; Black & white photographs, color photographs, illustrations; Pages securely attached with no names, no marginalia; Pictorial cover with modest shelf & edge wear including three small 1/4 inch close-nicks; ......('Air International' is nicely illustrated with photographs, drawings, and has a variety of articles. The front cover features the Siai Marchetti S.211 prototype, which made its first flight on 10 April, 1981, and was one of the new aircraft seen at the Paris Air Show in June. Some of the included articles are: Airscene: The monthly round-up of news and background to the news, presented under section headings for Military Affairs, Aircraft and Industry, Civil Affairs and Civil & Military Contracts; New Roles for the F-15 Eagle: Roy Braybrook describes the status of the McDonnell Douglas F-15 programme, including production in Japan, sales to Israel and Saudi Arabia, and the development of the F-15 Stroke Eagle in the all-weather interdiction role; AMX, Italo-Brazilian Bantam Battler: Subject of a cooperative development programme by Aeritalia and Aermacchi in Italy and Embraer in Brazil, the AMX was in final stages of definition and full go-ahead was imminent, as the special report from Turin provided; Fighter A to Z: Continued the Air International encyclopaedia of the world's fighter aircraft from the HAL HF-24 Marut to the Halberstadt D IV; A Personal View From Roy Braybrook; New Aviation Literature Noted; Largely Pictorial Report on Maple Flag Seven, series of combat exercises held under auspices of the Canadian Armed Forces at Cold Lake, Alberta; Modelling comments-kits reviewed, colour profile of the North American Rockwell OV-10 Bronco.) 
Price: 6.44 USD

 
2 The Intruders
Coonts, Stephen New York, New York, U.S.A. Pocket Books 1994 0671870602 / 9780671870607 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 344 pages; First printing; Textblock is tight and clean with no internal markings and no names. Light blue boards with a black spine and title in bright red. Dust-jacket is unfaded with modest edge and shelf wear, save for a small close tear to top right hand corner of front panel, next to flap. We have placed it in a protective, removable mylar cover; . The sequel to Stephen Coonts' "Flight of the Intruder". In 1973 the skies over Vietnam have finally gone silent, America has pulled out and the war is over. Now Jake will be on an eight-month cruise on the aircraft carrier 'Columbia' teaching jarheads (Marines) the nuances of carrier aviation. Taking off and landing from a slippery flight deck, on a choppy sea in pitch-black night, there is no margin for error, or for animosity. It captures the raw fear and exhilaration of military aviation. 
Price: 5.92 USD

 
 
3 Private Pilot Manual
Editorial Staff of Jeppesen Sanderson U.S.A. Jeppesen Sanderson 1994 0884871649 / 9780884871644 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Each section has its own pagination; Eleventh edition 1994; Illustrated; Textblock is tight and pages are bright; Does have some neat highlighting noted in several places and former owners name neatly written to top left hand corner, inside of front cover; Pictorial boards with no fading and modest shelf and edge wear; . (This contains the answers to many of the questions you may have as you begin your training programs and this is based on the study/review concept of learning. So important material is presented in an uncomplicated way, then important points are summarized through the use of bold type and color. You'll also have: Margin Notes, Illustrations, Bold Type, Checklist, Glossary, Abbreviations and Federal Aviation Regulations included in the study process. This manual is the key element in training materials with other suggestions made for further training and education. When used together, these various elements provide an ideal framework for you and your instructor as you prepare for the FAA written and practical tests.) 
Price: 9.67 USD

 
4 Aviation Dictionary
Garrison, Paul Toronto, ON, Canada Coles Publishing Company Limited 1981 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 288 pages; 1981 printing; Black & white illustrations and graphs; Textblock is tight with no internal markings and no names; Has small nick to the right hand side of the title page and some wear to bottom of pages from page 283-288; Bright pictorial cover with no tears and no creasing to the spine; Has modest shelf and edge wear; . (In this illustrated encyclopedia/dictionary they attempted to alphabetically list and explain every concept, expression, phrase and abbreviation commonly used in relation to general aviation. Included, among other subjects, are all major manufacturers of aircraft and avionics and all of their more important products, along with the important aviation organizations and publications. Not included is information related strictly to military aviation and to the airlines.) 
Price: 6.01 USD

 
 
5 Jeppesen Far/Aim 2002: Federal Aviation Regulations/Aeronautical Information Manual
Jeppesen Sanderson Training Products U.S.A. Jeppesen Sanderson, Inc. 2001 0884873005 / 9780884873006 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
; Wraps; Each section has own pagination; Oversize book; Black & white diagrams with a few color inserts; Textblock is tight with no highlighting, no underlining, no marginalia; Bright unfaded pictorial cover with no tears, no creasing to the spine; Has modest shelf wear with very light cover curl; ....(The FAR/AIM is really four books in one: Federal Aviation Regulations (FARs), FAR Exercises, the Aeronautical Information Manual (AIM), and the Pilot/Controller Glossary. A table of contents is included for the FARs and the AIM. Reference tabs are provided in each table of contents to help you locate a specific regulation or AIM paragraph. Pages are numbered sequentially within each FAR Part and AIM chapter. The alphabetical index at the end of this book includes both FAR and AIM entries with references to specific pages in the manual. The FAR (Federal Aviation Regulations) are an integral part of your private, instrument, and commercial training. This book contains applicable portions of Parts 1, 43,61,71,73,91,97,119,133,135,141,142,HMR 175, and NTSB 830. To check your understanding, work the exercises presented at the back of the FARs. They are divided into airplane and helicopter exercises for private, instrument, and commercial. Check your answers against the answer section, then review the regulations as needed. The 'Aeronautical Information Manual' is a complete reproduction of the FAA's publication. It includes the complete Pilot/Controller Glossary. This manual contains the fundamentals required in order to fly in the U.S. NAS. It also contains items of interest to pilots concerning health and medical facts, factors affecting flight safety, a pilot/controller glossary of terms used in the Air Traffic Control System, and information on safety, accident, and hazard reporting. Has large, easy to read FARs and AIM, exclusive regulation study guide, private, instrument, commercial and Helicopter FAR exercises and answers, complete pilot/controller glossary (includes ICAO terms) and more.) 
Price: 12.22 USD

 
6 Far FC 2000: Includes Federal Aviation Regulations for Flight Crew Parts 1, 25, 63, 65 and 121
U.S. Department of Transportation U.S.A. ASA Inc. 1999 1560273739 / 9781560273738 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 444 pages; Black & white line drawings; Textblock is tight with no internal markings, no names; Unfaded cover with no creasing to spine and modest shelf wear including some nicks/wear to top-tail of spine; .....(Part 1 covers: Definitions and Abbreviations, Part 25: Airworthiness Standards: Transport Category Airplanes; Part 63: Certification Flight Crewmembers Other Than Pilots (Flight Engineer), Part 63: Certification: Airmen Other Than Flight Crewmembers (Dispatcher), Part 121: Operating Requirements: Domestic, Flag, and Supplemental Operations and also has complete FAR Index and more.) 
Price: 6.38 USD

 
 
7 Airpower Journal, Volume IX, SE AFRP 10-1, Special Edition 1995
USAF Institute for National Security Studies U.S.A. USAF Institute for National Security Studies (INSS) 1995 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 96 Pages; Black & white photographs with line illustrations; Textblock is tight with unfaded cover. Has modest shelf and edge wear (including mark to tail end of textblock from pages 47-96), stain-mark lower part of back cover; ....(While this is the special edition 1995, "Airpower Journal" at that time was published quarterly and was designed to serve as an open forum for the presentation and stimulation of innovative thinking on military doctrine, strategy, tactics, force structure, readiness, and other matters of national defense.) 
Price: 6.23 USD

 
8 Military Air Power: The Cadre Digest of Air Power Opinions and Thoughts
Westenhoff, Charles M. (Lt. Col, USAF, Airpower Research Institute, Compiled By Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama, USA Air University Press 1990 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 215 pages; Black & white photographs; Foreword by: Dennis M. Drew, Col, USAF, Director Airpower Research Institute; Textblock is tight with no internal markings; Unfaded pictorial cover with no creasing to the spine and modest shelf and edge wear including nick to right middle of front cover, small label; . (This is a book of quotations and short comments about air power, war, and military matters. Readers who want a serious study of the military profession will find food for thought here. This publication was produced in the Department of Defense school environment but states that the views are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect official policy.) 
Price: 5.99 USD

 


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