|FAMOUS FIRST FLIGHTS ACROSS THE ATLANTIC, Delear, Frank, Dodd Mead, 1979, vg/vg, see scan,
from the flight of the NC-4 in 1919 to
1978 (the first hot air balloon). photos, 205 pggs.
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|FAR HORIZON, Lanier, Henry, Alfred Knopf, 1993, vg/vg (some wear), see scan,
Very good with dust jacket (some wear, no marks, tight binding), Biography of Norwegian born Birger Johnsen, who emigrated to America & got a job at Mather Field, CA. After that, he did barnstorming, based in California. After some misadventures in Mexico,
he took a job with China Airways, the Nyrba in South America before Pan Am took them over, 285 pages.
| FIGHTER PILOTS OF THE SPANISH REPUBLIC - VOL. 1,
Lopez , Rafael, Quiron Ediciones, fine (soft cover, as new), English & Spanish text. see scan,
History of the Spanish fighter force in the Spanish Civil War, many photos, color plates, 80 pages.
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|FIRST CROYDON AIRPORT 1915-1928, Learmonth, Nash & Clvetti, Sutton Libraries, 1977, fine copy,hardbound
for protection, see scan,
airport established in 1915 for aerial defense of London, it later became a major commercial airport,
photos, 87 pgs. ||$10.00|
|FLIGHT INTO HISTORY , Freudenthal, Elsbeth, University of Oklahoma, 1949, vg/vg (some wear), see scan,
The evaluation of contributions
to aviation bu the Wright Brothers * their relationship to other aviation pioneers, photos 268 pgs.
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| FLIGHT OF EAGLES, Karolevitz & Fenn, Brevet Press, 1974, vg/vg,
see photo, Kosciuszko Squadron of American volunteers who flew for
Poland against Russia 1919-20, photos, 281 pgs.
| FLIGHT OF ALCOCK AND BROWN , Wallace, Graham, Putnam, 1955, vg/vg (minor chipping),
see scan, They flew the first Trans-Atlantic flight in June 1919, photos, 312 pages.
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| FLIGHT OF THE SOUTHERN CROSS, Kinsford-Smith & Ulm, Robert M. McBride & Co., 1929,
vg/vg (lazer copy dj), see photo,
first trans-Pacific flight in 1928, flew from Oakland, California to Honolulu,
then on to Fiji and Brisbane, map & photos, 295 pgs.
|FLIGHT WITH POWER, Wragg, David, St. Martin's Press, 1978, f/f (as new), see scan,
Covers the first 10 years of powered flight, from the Wright brothers (1903) to the beginning of WW I,
many photos, 157 pgs.
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| FLYING COLD, Maclean & Rossiter, Epicenter Press, 1993, Soft cover (as new)see scan,
Chronicles Russel Merrill's daring 750-mile journey across the Gulf of Alaska in a flying boat with a single motor,
his first rescue mission by air, crash-landings, and strandings.many photos, 178 pgs.
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| FLYERS,THE Bridgeman, Brian, Self-published, 1989, f/f (as new), see scan,
British & Commonwealth aviators who as mercenaries in the 1920s & 1930s. Included are the Chanco War, Spanish Civil War.
Ethiopia, China & Finland, photos, 255 pgs.
|FLYERS IN SEARCH OF WILBUR & ORVILLE WRIGHT, Adams, Noah, Crown, 2003, new, see photo,
Adams, cohost of NPR's All Things Considered, sets out to learn about the Wright Brothers, their family & why they loved to fly
so much, he visits all the spots important to the brothers, from the Outer Banks, where they flew gliders, to France, Dayton,
& New York, a personable guide into the Wright Brothers' world, offering a refreshing look at these aviation pioneers, photos, 221 pgs.
|FLYING CATHEDRAL, Gould-Lee, Arthur, Methuen, 1965, vg/vg, see scan,
Samuel F. Cody, a Texan, built & flew the first aeroplane in Great Britain (1908), photos, 272 pgs.
| FLYING MATILDA,
Ellison, Norman, Halstead Press, 1957, vg/vg (tape marks at upper edge), see scan,
Beginning with No. 4 Sqdn (A.F.C.) in WW I, the book brings to life Hudson Fysh, P.G. Taylor, Kingsford-Smith & other air pioneers, photos, 348 pgs.
| FRENCH AEROPLANES BEFORE THE GREAT WAR, Opdycke, Leonard,
Schiffer, 1999, new,|
see photo, log of nearly 700 French builders, many rare
photos from Musee de l'Air, 288 pgs.
| FROM BLERIOT TO SPITFIRE, Ogilvy, David (editor), Airlife, 1991,
vg, soft cover, see photo, flying the aircraft in the Shuttleworth collection, photos, 192 pgs.,
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