World Encyclopaedia of Aircraft Manufacturers: From the Pioneers to the Present Day

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Naval Institute Press, 1993 - Reference - 336 pages
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This comprehensive survey of the flying machines built since the mid-1800s contains nearly 3,000 entries.

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This is a great book. However, a country index would make it much more useful. Read full review

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Bill Gunston, OBE, FRAeS, is the most renowned and prolific aerospace journalist of all time. He is a member of the editorial staff of Janes Information Group and the author of more than 300 books on both popular and technical topics. Gunston's career as an aviation writer spans fifty years, after service as an RAF fighter pilot. He is a Fellow in the Royal Aeronautical Society and an officer of the Order of the British Empire.

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