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by Carroll V. Glines

Round-the-World Flights: Third Edition download ebook
ISBN:
1574884484
ISBN13:
978-1574884487
Author:
Carroll V. Glines
Publisher:
Potomac Books Inc.; 3rd Revised ed. edition (March 6, 2003)
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Pages:
352 pages
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1315 kb
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1669 kb
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Rating:
4.9

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Round-the-World Flights. by Carroll V. Glines. Ever since man's first ascent in a hot-air balloon in 1783, men and women have dreamed of being the first or fastest to fly around the world

Round-the-World Flights. Ever since man's first ascent in a hot-air balloon in 1783, men and women have dreamed of being the first or fastest to fly around the world. Gathered here are all of the most exciting episodes in the history of round-the-world flight.

Glines captures the drama of the journey, from the careful behind-the-scenes planning through the airmen's harrowing in-flight experiences to the mission's culmination in triumph

Glines captures the drama of the journey, from the careful behind-the-scenes planning through the airmen's harrowing in-flight experiences to the mission's culmination in triumph. The success charted the future of the Army Air Service's worldwide aircraft deployment and paved the way for long-distance commercial air travel. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them. 1. Bearly Tamed: A Bear Claw Tale 3 (Bear Claw Tales). Round-the-world flights. by. Glines, Carroll . 1920-. Flights around the world. New York : Van Nostrand Reinhold.

Round-the-World Flights, 3rd e. On 28 January 1987, Friendship One, a United Boeing 747SP, departed Boeing Field, Seattle, and flew around the world in a record time of 36 hours, 54 minutes, and 15 seconds.

Near East University (NEU) Grand Library is open 24 hours. Round-the-world flights, (Glines, Carroll V. Round-the-world flights, (Glines, Carroll . ) Bibliographical information (record 140666). Publisher: Brassey’s, ISBN: 1574884474.

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Retired Air Force Colonel Carroll V. Glines is the author of 36 books and more than 700 magazine articles on. . Glines is the author of 36 books and more than 700 magazine articles on aviation and military subjects. Three of the books are about the 1942 Doolittle Raid on Japan and he was co-author of General Jimmy Doolittle's autobiography titled I Could Never Be So Lucky Again.

Ever since man’s first ascent in a hot-air balloon in 1783, men and women have dreamed of being the first or fastest to fly around the world. Gathered here are all of the most exciting episodes in the history of round-the-world flight.Award-winning aviation writer Carroll V. Glines vividly recounts the thrilling efforts of pilots who battled time, the elements, and the limits of human endurance to circle the earth in a fascinating variety of aircraft. Here are the gripping true-life adventures of Wiley Post, Howard Hughes, Max Conrad, Jerrie Mock, John Glenn, Dick Rutan, Jeana Yeager, the original crew of the space shuttle Columbia, and many other heroes of aviation. An entertaining and highly informative look at the achievements of aviation history’s most ardent record-breakers, Round-The-World-Flights is a book that no pilot or armchair aviator will be content to read only once.