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Orion Desk Model

By: Aerojet / Lockheed Martin/ Nasa

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., NASA / Lockheed Martin / Aerojet: 2008

Seller ID: A36339


Color Illustrations; One sheet of illustrated heavy cardstock, folded three times. This brochure / ephemeral piece contains basic information about and a punch-out model of the Orion Module for space exploration and is part of NASA's Constellation space Program. This three-dimensional build-it-yourself model was printed and distributed by Lockheed Martin, in conjunction with NASA to be used for schools. The model is in clean, bright condition, with no portions punched-ou... View more info

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Civil Air Regulations Parts 1-20-43-60-62

By: Air Associates, Inc.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, Air Associates, Inc.: 1955

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: A36677


B&W Illustrations; Revised edition (to Nov. 1955) This is a trade paperback book. The book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light rubbing and bumping. The bottom spine end has a bit of beginning tearing and a tiny chip missing. The covers have some light ground-in dirt as well. The text pages clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name and address on the rear endpaper. View more info

Nopa Noise Report

By: Airspace Technology Department / Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34070


Color Illustrations; This is an oversized pamphlet with cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The pamphlet is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The front cover of the pamphlet has a patch of foxing. The text pages are clean and bright. View more info

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The Space Shuttle at Work

By: Allaway, Howard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, National Aeronautics and Space Administration: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 27140


B&W Illustrations; NASA publication SP-432 / EP-156. This edition is paperback. This book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The covers of the book have noticeable strips of sunning to the spine and rear cover. The text pages are clean and bright. "With the first orbital flight of the Space Shuttle, the curtain rises on an era that will shape U.S. space exploration for the ne... View more info

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The Story Of The Airship (non-rigid) A Study of One of America's Lesser Known Defense Weapons

By: Allen, Hugh

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Akron, OH, Lakeside Press/R. R. Donnelley: 1943

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: A33499


B&W Photographs; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Good only dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping and rubbing to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has edge wear, rubbing nicking and several medium sized chips missing. "Non-Rigid airships (Blimps) have become a familiar part of the sky line in many cities. But their assignment to... View more info

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The Story Of The Airship

By: Allen, Hugh (with A Foreword by P. W. Litchfield) / Goodyear Tire Company

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ohio, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.: 1932

Edition: 8th Edition

Seller ID: A36774


This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. There are a couple of tiny spots of fraying / wear to the front spine joint. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name and address on the front endpaper. Chapters include: The Airship and the Airplane, The Beginning of Flight, Classes of Airships, Story of the Zeppelins, Goodyeawr in Aerona... View more info

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Fifty Years Of Excellence

By: Ames Research Center

Price: $30.00

Publisher: California, Ames Research Center: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34220


B&W Illustrations; This is a commemorative booklet / program for the 50th Anniversary of the Groundbreaking of the Ames Research Center. The program includes the original mailing envelope and a certificate. All three items are in Very Good+ or better condition. "Ames Research Center (ARC) , also known as NASA Ames, is a major NASA research center at Moffett Federal Airfield in California's Silicon Valley. It was founded as the second National Advisory Committee for A... View more info

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Civil Air Regulations And Flight Standards For Pilots 18th Edition (July 1957)

By: Associated Aeronautical Staff Of Aero Publishers, Inc.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Aero Publishers Inc.: 1957

Seller ID: A36523


B&W and Color Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback book with cardstock covers and a glued spine. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book cvoers have some ligh tbumping and rubbing. There is a smallish spot of rubbing where a penciled price has been erased on the front cover. The text pages are clean and bright. "The Civil Air Regulations were the rules that prescribed civil aviation wit... View more info

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Science Of Pre-flight Aeronautics For High Schools Air-Age Education Series

By: Aviation Education Research Group

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan Company: 1942

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36488


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and beginning fraying. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. There are several sets of previous owner's initials on the top edge of the text block. The front endpaper has some mostly erased signatures. There is a previous owner's card pocket on the rear endpaper. View more info

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The Aeroplane Speaks With Frontispiece, 36 Full Pages of Types of Aeroplanes and 87 Sketches and Diagrams

By: Barber, H. (A. F. Ae. S. ) (Captain Horatio Claude Barber)

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York, Robert M. McBride & Co.: 1917

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: A36755


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and fraying. There are some spots of light discoloration to the spine of the book. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inks name and address on both the front endpaper and on the front pastedown page. The bottom ed... View more info

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Aerobatics (With Twenty-Nine Illustrative Diagrams)

By: Barber, H. (A. F. Ae. S. ) (Captain Horatio Claude Barber)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Robert M. McBride & Company: 1927

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: A36813


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and beginning fraying. There are noticeable spots of discoloration to the front cover. The text pages are clean and bright. "Aerobatics (a portmanteau of aerial-acrobatics) is the practice of flying maneuvers involving aircraft attitudes that are... View more info

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Baughman's Aviation Dictionary And Reference Guide (Aero-Thesaurus)

By: Baughman, Harold, E.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Aero Publishers: 1942

Edition: 2nd Edition; 3rd Printing

Seller ID: A36662


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping. There are two small tears to the cloth at the front spine joint. The text pages are clean and bright. Both front and rear pastedown pages have strips of clear tape residue where a previous owner had adhered something. "Aviation speaks a language o... View more info

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Ninety Seconds To Space The Story of the X-15

By: Bergman, Jules

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Co.: 1960

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A34937


B&W Photographs; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light edge wear, rubbing and bumping. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name on the front endpaper. The dust jacket has several small edge tears, nicks and spots of rubbing, especially the spine joints and spine ends. The top e... View more info

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The Physical Principles of Astronautics Fundamentals of dynamical Astronomy and Space Flight

By: Berman, Arthur I.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 27285


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good to Near Very Good+ condition and is missing the accompanying dust jacket. This copy is an Ex Library copy from the General Electric Co's Atomic Power Equipment Department. The book and its contents are in overall clean, bright condition. The front pastedown page includes the ink stamp from the General Electric Company which has been marked over with red pen and also a library card pocket. The front endpaper has two small inke... View more info

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United States Women In Aviation 1919-1929

By: Brooks-Pazmany, Kathleen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Smithsonian Institution Press: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36541


B&W Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback book with illustrated covers and a stapled spine. The book is in Near Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. View more info

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The Story Of American Aviation

By: Bruno, Harry (Harry Augustine Bruno) (with An Introduction B Y Major Alexander P. De Seversky)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Halcyon House: 1944

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: A36773


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. There are a couple of faded ink marks on the rear endpaper. The text pages are clean and bright. "Harry Augustine Bruno (7 February 1893 – 1978) was a pioneer in public relations with his promotion of aviation." "In 1910 Harry built a glider with his frie... View more info

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Skyward

By: Byrd, Richard Evelyn (Commander, Us. Navy)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1928

Edition: 1st Trade Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36558


B&W Illustrations; First Trade Edition with photographure of Commander Byrd as the frontispiece. This book is in Very Good condition and this is lacking a dust jacket. The book is in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and edge wear. There is a small tear to the rear spine joint. There is a semi faint coffee ring on the front cover of the book. The text pages are clean and bright. "Rear Adm... View more info

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X-15 Man's Daring Flight Into Space

By: Caidin, Martin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Rutledge Book / Scholastic Book Services: 1961

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A33972


B&W Illustrations; This is a small format trade paperback book with cardstock covers and a glued spine. The book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The white covers have some ground-in dirt and a bit of edge wear and nicking to the spine ends and corners. The text pages are clean, but noticeably toned due to the acid content of the paper. "Like many X-series aircraft, the... View more info

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Rockets And Missiles: Past And Future

By: Caidin, Martin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, McBride Company: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35146


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Good dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some beginning bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has edge wear, tears, edge chips and related wrinkles. "Martin Caidin (September 14, 1927 – March 24, 1997) was an American author and an authority on aeronautics and aviation. Caidin began writing fiction during 1957, and authored more than 50 fictio... View more info

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Apollo

By: Chappell, Russell E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, U. S. Government Printing Office / National Geographic Society: 0

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33687


Color Photographs; This is an Oversized paperback book (approximately 14" tall by 8 1/2" wide). #EP-100. This folio sized book gives an overview, with photographs of the Apollo space missions. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. There is one crease to the rear cover of the book. The text pages are clean and bright. "The Apollo program, also known as Project Apollo, was the third United States human spaceflight program car... View more info