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GREATER GENIUS? - A BIOGRAPHY OF MARC ISAMBARD BRUNEL WHICH START WITH 'U'
Aviation, OtherAs World War II came to a close, piston-powered fighter aircraft were at their zenith, and Navy fighters, such as the Grumman F6F Hellcat and Vought Corsair, dominated the skies over the Pacific. As these fighter designs reached their peak, a new propulsion technology was being developed that held ...
Keywords: naval, shipborne, phantom, phantom, fighter, zenith, navy, grumman, hellcat, vought, corsair, fighter, peak, inferior, naval, navy, adapt, warfare, carrier-borne, vietnam, naval, turbulent, navy, fighter, fury, banshee, crusader, phantom, fireball, demon, cutlass, navy, contractor, navy, fighter, gross, tommy, thomason, baby, squadron-sized, combat, cutlass, skyray, demon, evolve, mach, navy
AviationAn extensive listing of thousands of flights originating or terminating at UK & Ireland airports. Showing times of departure and arrival at airports throughout the world. Includes Legacy, Charter & Low Cost Carriers. With aircraft type, Company Flight Number & ATC flight number where available.
Keywords: ireland, ireland, charter, radio, callsign, code, code
MaritimeOur latest publication is an extension to the Pocket Guide, but with much more information and many more frequencies. As well as an extended VHF frequency section there are now HF Frequencies, details of NAVTEX, and more.
Keywords: ireland, marine, radio, navtex, scotland, ireland, inland, marinas, inland, coastguard, irish, coastguard, morse, code, navtex, gmdss, facsimile, radio, telephone, sail, mail
AviationCompiled by Tony Dewsbury from the latest available information. The Directory contains details of over 820 waypoints under the jurisdiction of the UK & Irish authorities. The book is divided into five sections. Section One Waypoints plus VOR NDB etc, by physical location, that is with reference to ...
Keywords: ireland, waypoint, dewsbury, irish, airport, en-route, dvor, tacan, wire, spiral, lay-flat, en-route
BusesIn the 1950s, Northern Ireland was a very conservative society, its movers and shakers being mainly the generation that was born around the First World War. The ‘Baby-Boomers' were still at school and the forces that were later to convulse and Transform the province lay very far in the future. This ...
Keywords: ulster, ireland, school, convulse, ulster, ireland
Railways, Buses, Road Vehicles, OtherThe Ulster Transport Authority controlled public transport in Northern Ireland from 1948 to 1967 and was the forerunner of Translink. This book is a full colour album and covers the steam and diesel trains operated by the Authority, as well as its well-known green Buses. The book includes many ...
Keywords: ulster, ulster, ireland, translink, well-known, somersault, larne, harbour, bangor, derry, belfast
RailwaysCreated by an act of Congress in 1862 and surviving intact as one of only seven Class I railroads in North America today, the Union Pacific is rightly considered by many to be the quintessential U.S. railroad. Its history has featured key figures and events in the annals of railroading and affected ...
Keywords: railroad, congress, america, landmark, lore, crack, color, ephemera, welsh, holland
AviationAmerica's military aircraft industry was forced to grow at an incredible pace during World War II. At the beginning of the conflict, the nation's air arms were out-matched by betterperforming Axis aircraft. It was the development, often in secret, and subsequent employment of America's fighter ...
Keywords: america, pace, conflict, axis, america, fighter, tide, fighter, wwii, combat, fighter, state-of-the-art, posture, fighter, little-known, wind-tunnel, fighter, little-known, norton
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