Flight Grant, Reg

Flight

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100 years of airborne innovation and adventure for aviation fans - in a new compact edition

From the Wright brothers' first powered flight, to Concorde's final voyage and the tragic crash of the Columbia, take a sky-high journey through the history of aviation.

Charting the trailblazers, jet test pilots and constant progress at the cutting-edge of technology, every aspect of flight is explored. Recalling memorable events - record-breaking flights, aerial warfare and terrorist hijackings - this is the story of how man's dream to fly became a reality and central to modern history.

Endorsed by the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum and the Imperial War Museum, Duxford.



PRODUCT DETAILS :
ISBN : 9781405353427
BY (AUTHOR) Grant, Reg
PUBLISHER : Dorling Kindersley Ltd PUBLICATION DATE : April 01, 2010
COUNTRY OF PUBLICATION : United Kingdom IMPRINT : DK
LANGUAGE : English AGE : Teenage / Young Adult
PRODUCT FORM : Hardback
DIMENSION : 260 mm x 222 mm
WEIGHT : 1714 g

PRODUCT CATEGORY :
History & Archaeology
DESCRIPTION : 100 years of airborne innovation and adventure for aviation fans - in a new compact editionFrom the Wright brothers' first powered flight, to Concorde's final voyage and the tragic crash of the Columbia, take a sky-high journey through the history of aviation. Charting the trailblazers, jet test pilots and constant progress at the cutting-edge of technology, every aspect of flight is explored. Recalling memorable events - record-breaking flights, aerial warfare and terrorist hijackings - this is the story of how man's dream to fly became a reality and central to modern history.Endorsed by the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum and the Imperial War Museum, Duxford. PRODUCT DETAILS : ISBN : 9781405353427 BY (AUTHOR) Grant, Reg PUBLISHER : Dorling Kindersley Ltd PUBLICATION DATE : April 01, 2010 COUNTRY OF PUBLICATION : United Kingdom IMPRINT : DK LANGUAGE : English AGE : Teenage / Young Adult PRODUCT FORM : Hardback DIMENSION : 260 mm x 222 mm WEIGHT : 1714 g PRODUCT CATEGORY : History & Archaeology