This is a comprehensive guide to all the major civil aircraft and airlines from around the world, providing up-to-date information covering development histories, technical detail, usage and descriptions. The book is illustrated with photographs to support the wealth of data so that identification is simple at all levels of aviation interest. The photographs not only highlight the variety of paint-schemes but should also be useful for those who wish to identify characteristic shapes of all aircraft as well as their many variants. Airlines and airliners discussed include: Airbus; Aerospatiale/BAC; Antonov; Aviation Industries of China; Avtekair; Bae; Beriev; Boeing; Bombardier; Britten-Norman; CASA; Cessna; Convair; Curtiss; Dornier; Douglas; Embraer; Fairchild; Fokker; Grumman; Illyushin; IPTN; LET; Lockheed; McDonnell Douglas; Nippon; Partenavia/Taeja; Pilatus; Raytheon; SAAB; Shorts; Siai Marchetti; and Yakovlev.
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Jeremy Flack was educated at the Commonweal Grammar School in Swindon and is one of the leading British aviation and defence photographers. He runs the extensive API Photo Library with his wife Julie from their office in Swindon. In addition to his work appearing in numerous books, magazines and newspapers, Jeremy is the author of a number of books covering modern and historical aircraft including Warbirds, Fighters of the Second World War and Jane's Advanced Tactical Fighters.
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Book Description Collins, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0007151748
Book Description Collins, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110007151748