Civil Aircraft

300 of the World's Greatest Civil Aircraft

By Robert Jackson (Author)


Format Flexibound


Civil Aircraft

300 of the World's Greatest Civil Aircraft

by Robert Jackson



Barnes and Noble Indiebound
With 300 aircraft from a century of flight, this authoritative, accessible anthology will appeal to anyone fascinated by aviation history.

Ranging from the earliest pioneers to today’s massive jets, Civil Aircraft features 300 non-military planes used throughout the world for tourism and commerce. These include famous passenger planes such as Concorde, the Boeing 737 and 747, the Learjet, Tiger Moth, and Jetstream. Each featured aircraft is showcased in a full-color, profile artwork and accompanied by a detailed specifications table. In addition, accompanying text for each plane summarizes its development and service history.

Robert Jackson is a former pilot and navigational instructor. Now a full-time writer in military, naval, and aviation affairs, he has over 90 books to his name, including Spitfire, B-17 Flying Fortress, The Encyclopedia of Military Aircraft and Warplanes of World War II. He lives in Darlington, County Durham, UK.

Pub Date: 9/18/2018

ISBN: 9781782745563

Price: $14.95 / $19.95 CAN

Format: Flexibound

Pages: 320 pages, 300 color illus.

Trim: 4.938 x 6.625 Inches

Territories: US/Can

Category: History / Aviation

Publisher: Amber Books

Series: Mini Encyclopedia