How It Works Book of Aircraft Second Edition

How It Works Book of Aircraft Second Edition
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How It Works Book of Aircraft Second Edition
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How It Works Book of Aircraft Second Edition
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The history of human aviation spans over a hundred years, from the first manned flight of the Wright Flyer in 1903 to the futuristic spacecraft of today that shuttle astronauts and payloads to the International Space Station. Today's aircraft are constantly evolving and being upgraded. In this new edition of How It Works Book of Aircraft we will bring to life a plethora of modern flying machines, from fighter jets to drones and engineless gliders to rocket ships.

In this bookazine...
        
Take an adrenaline-fuelled ride into the sky and beyond  

Iconic aircraft
- From the early days of aviation  to the modern day, iconic aircraft of all shapes and sizes have taken to the skies

Fighter Jets 
- Come fact to face with the world's most technologically advanced aircraft, built for speed and stealth

Flying in style
- Take a look inside commercial aircraft, from private jets and hot air balloons to personal drones and gliders

Exploring space
- Survey the outer limits of our universe with the spacecraft that investigate alien worlds and stars

Also inside...
- Sky giants
- Aerobatic displays
- 100 years of fighter planes
- The Warthog
- Supermarine Spitfire
- Lancaster Bomber
- Sea Harrier
- Inside a Huey
- V-1 flying bomb
- Recon drones
- Sea Vixen
- Westland Lynx
- Strategic bombers
- F-35 and future fighters
- Commercial drones
- How to build a plane
- The luxury of the Lineage 100 jet
- World’s largest passenger jet
 - The new Concorde
 - Solar-powered aircraft
 - Hot air balloons
 - Inside a cargo plane
 - Boeing 787 Dreamliner
 - Gliders
 - Inside a blimp
 - The Perlan Project
 - Inside Air Force One
 - How to fl y a helicopter
- The AirBoard
- Next-gen airships
- Exploring the solar system
- Evolution of space travel
- Orion spacecraft
- On board the SpaceShipTwo
- Voyager spacecraft
- The MESSENGER probe
- Big Space Balloon
- Space Shuttle payload bay
- Automated transfer vehicles
- Solar-powered spacecraft
- Next-gen space planes