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For Flight Safety specialists as well as commercial aviation lovers, this book gathers the history of more than 200 accidents, incidents or events that occurred to Spanish commercial aviation over national or foreign territories, as well as produced by foreign commercial aviation over Spain.
The importance of this book lies, among other aspects, in the enormous influence that aeronautical events exert on technical progress for the improvement of air safety. It is therefore necessary to have in-depth knowledge and study in order to avoid new air accidents.
All the facts studied here are in chronological order and its author, D. Carlos Salazar contributes more than 440 photographs, illustrations, maps, press clippings and diagrams that constitute by themselves a historical document of great value.
This guide brings together the wealth of the Museum of Aeronautics and Astronautics in Cuatro Vientos, Madrid, a magnificent European reference museum for Aeronautics. It shows the outdoor exhibition and the seven hangars that house aircraft, uniforms, decorations, engines, models and other funds related to aviation.
Since the creation of the Air Force, there has been a need to create a museum that brings together the history and evolution of Aeronautics. To this end, in 1939, Colonel D. Társilo de Ugarte Fernández was appointed director of the Air Orphans Museum and Patronage. From the first airplanes and other aeronautical objects to the present day, everything is exhibited in the museum and is catalogued in this guide.
With more than three hundred illustrations in full color and high quality paper, is ideal for lovers of History and Aeronautics.
This book, written by D. Juan Sayós Estivill, is a set of memories of our war, written by a pilot of the fighter aviation of the Republic.
It does not claim to make history or to draw consequences, but only to reflect as faithfully as possible impressions lived impetuously and that, precisely for this reason, can’t have the cold objectivity of a chronicle.
The descriptions in this brief book of memoirs-one more, devoted to the Spanish Civil War-are lively, realistic, and passionate.
Catalogue in high quality couché paper that gathers in full colour the aerial images of the most beautiful and spectacular places of the French Way to Santiago.
The high quality photographs, taken by the Air Force Cartographic and Photographic Centre (CECAF) as well as the deployables with maps or plans at a scale of 1:25,000, allow the reader to make measurements on paper similar to a plane or map.
It is a catalogue of enormous photographic and cartographic value, with 56 folding sheets printed in DIN A3 size.
This work by General Giulio Douhet is the most recognized, though by no means the only, work of this famous and singular Italian military man. Today it is still considered a classic in the description of the principles of Air Power.
In it, its visionary author defends that the function of the Air Force is to direct its enormous destructive force to the heart of the adversary in order to reduce or even annul its response capacity.
It forms part of the catalogue of publications produced by the Spanish Ministry of Defence and is, without any doubt, an outstanding work among the more than one thousand texts that appear in this catalogue.
"JOSÉ MARÍA CARRERAS DEXEUS, an exceptional Catalan aviator. The only Spanish pilot who flew most types of allied aircraft during World War II, and was later Airline Pilot".
At the beginning of May 2019, the Biography of Pilot José María Carreras Dexeus, a very outstanding aviator, came to light again. He began his enormous aeronautical work in Catalonia, then briefly moved to Canada and the United States and settled in England. As General Salas Larrazábal rightly says in the Prologue: "It is strange that until now there has not been a book dedicated to the famous aviator José María Carreras (JEP), with a very important trajectory in the initiation of aviation in Barcelona, decisive for the knowledge of the performance of the Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA), during World War II in the United Kingdom. Its participation in the Berlin airlift and in the first commercial jet flights should also be highlighted.
This fantastic book, by Aviation Colonel D. Emilio Herrera Alonso, gathers the biographies of one hundred Spanish aviators, which show the military vicissitudes of 20th century Spain.
In this work, of enormous historical value, it is possible to see how the long and bloody War of Morocco developed and how, after it, the Spanish aviators launched themselves to fly gloriously over four continents and two hemispheres. The heroic feats of the aviators of both sides in the Spanish Civil War and the magnificent performances of the squadrons that fought during World War II are collected in this magnificent book for lovers of aviation and history.
Tamaño: 160x230 mm
Año publicación: 2018
The book Origins of Aviation (3500 B.C. to 1903) is part of the catalogue of publications produced by the Spanish Ministry of Defence. It is an outstanding work among the more than a thousand texts that appear in this catalogue.
Directed for all those lovers of the history of the Aviation. It offers a detailed vision of the history that the man lived up to the reach of one of the most important achievements of the humanity: the flight.
With it we get to know and identify the experience of humanity in the field of aviation, from its origins to the present day.
DC-3 pilots share their tales of a remarkable era of aviation and the early airlines, while flying for Frontier from 1946–1986.
Documento que recoge los currículum, conferencias y proyectos de los diferentes ponentes y grupos de trabajo que se dieron cita en el XIX Seminario Internacional de la Cátedra Alfredo Kindelán organizado por el Centro de Guerra Aérea y el Ejército del Aire, celebrado en Madrid en el año 2010 y que abordó el adiestramiento, gestión y empleo operativo de los sistemas aéreos no tripulados.
La mayoría de las conquistas españolas, tanto militares como económicas, se han llevado a cabo a través del mar: en la Edad Media en el Mediterráneo y más tarde, tras el Descubrimiento, comenzó la lucha por el dominio del Atlántico. Este libro es la historia de nuestra Marina desde sus comienzos hasta la moderna flota del siglo xxi.
La Luftwaffe se convirtió en pocos años en un elemento indispensable de la Guerra relámpago. Su actuación fue clave en el éxito de las primeras campañas de la Wehrmacht. La diversificación en la producción de modelos muy diferentes fue en detrimento de los más necesarios y causó retrasos decisivos. A pesar de ello, contó con los mayores ases de caza de la historia con unas cifras de victorias irrepetibles, adelantos tecnológicos que revolucionaron la industria aeronáutica y numerosos combates épicos.
Rafael A. Permuy recupera los terribles años de lucha fratricida y nos ofrece un interesante recorrido por los hitos de la guerra aérea, así como un repaso de las biografías de sus protagonistas y los aparatos que pilotaron.