THE 'HD-4" - 1919
Development of Dr.Graham Bell's hydroplane, It set a speed record of 70.86 mph. 7 pgs with 9 plates.
|I FLEW THEM HOME, ,|
A pilot's story of the Yemenite Airlift - 1949, 63 pgs.
| OCTAVE CHANUTE,|
His Bibliography, 28 pgs.
WINGS OVER KILL DEVIL HILL AND LEGENDS OF THE DUNES OF DARE,
Booklet in good condition (gift inscription written on cover), no other marks, complete. Originally written by Capt, William Tate who was with Orville & Wilbur during their first experiments of flight in 1903, photos, 37 pages.
| ||PIONEER WIND TUNNELS |
Smithsonian publication on the development of wind tunnels, many drawings & photos, 20 pages + 4 plates.
|RELATIONS BETWEEN THE SMITHONIAN INSTITUTION AND THE WWRIGHT BROTHERS,,|
Very good condition written in 1928 ( no marks, complete). Wright explained the points regarding his belief that the Smithsonian had dealt unjustly with the Wright brothers, and stated that it was essential that the Smithsonian make what he termed a "correction of history." 27 pages.
Fine condition (as new) Basics of flight, aeroplane dynamics, flight controls, radio, practice tests, drawings, 70 pages
|WHAT YOUR TOWN NEEDS, |
Water stain cover, otherwise very good. Walter Piper writes about the future of aviation in 1946, photos, 46 pages.
|101 QUESTIONS & ABSWERS ABIYT IEARNING TO FLY,|
20 page brochure written in 1945.
|AERONAUTIC SOCIETY, NY, |
An epitome of the wor from July 1908 to December 1909, 39 pgs.
|WORLD RECORDS THE WORLD SHOULD KNOW,|
15 page brochure published by the Firestone Tire Co. in 1929