Online Catalogue last updated 25th of June 2012
Expert aviation writer Bill Gunston explains clearly and accessibly the differences between gas-turbine, jet, rocket, ramjet and helicopter turboshaft aero engines, and traces their histories from the early days to the complex units used in today's airliners and military jets. New edition includes Boeing's 787 and Rolls-Royce's Trent 1000.
BILL GUNSTON OBE, FRAeS, is a former RAF pilot and flying instructor. He is perhaps Britain's best-known aviation writer, with over 380 book published during his fifty-year career. He lives in Surrey.
Code No. 010808, 259 pages, ISBN 0750944773, $28.95