Flight Manuals

  • WWII B-24 Pilot's Flight Manual - 1943

    SKU: 21-PILOT-60

     Original manual dated 1 April 1943, 8.5x11", 3-hole punched, 84pp, stapled upper left, all pages marked "Restricted".  Very good.  (2)

    Price: $165.00
  • WWII Recognition Handbook of British Aircraft - 1942

    SKU: 21-PILOT-55

     Original Royal Air Force Manual with "Not to Be Taken in the Air" on the front cover.  Air Ministry Publ 1480A, 1942.  No page numbers, about 1.25" thick, eight sections with index tabs, 6x7.5", stiff card covers, 3-hole punched with cord ties.    Fair; cover wear, text block heavily used (this is good!).

    Price: $75.00
  • WWII R.A.F. Handbook "Silhouettes of American Aircraft" - 1939

    SKU: 21-PILOT-53

     Original Royal Air Force ID manual (similar to below-listed manual but 3 years earlier).  Air Ministry Publ 1480 I, 1939.  No page numbers, one aircraft per page/very detailed silhouette drawings, 7 sections with index tab dividers, 5.5x7.5", 3-hole cord binding with stiff card covers.  About good-plus; small cover stains and index tab folds.

    Price: $70.00
  • WWII R.A.F. Handbook "Silhouettes of American Aircraft" - 1939 (reprinted 1942)

    SKU: 21-PILOT-52

     Original Royal Air Force ID manual.  Air Ministry Publ 1480 I, 1939.  No page numbers, one aircraft per page/very detailed silhouette drawings, 9 sections with index tab dividers, 5x7", 3-hole cord binding with soft covers.  About good; small cover stains and index tab folds.

    Price: $55.00
  • RAF Flying Training Manual - 1931

    SKU: 21-PILOT-50

     Original Royal Air Force Flying Training Manual, Part 1 - Flying Instruction.  Air Ministry, Air Publication 129, 1931.  238pp, illus, stiff card covers with cord binding.  Good, cover soil.

    Price: $75.00
  • RAF Lynx IV Aero Engine Manual - 1927

    SKU: 21-PILOT-49

     Original Royal Air Force Publ No.1287.  Air Ministry, 1927.  134pp, photo illus, 3 large foldouts, stiff card covers.  Stamped on ffep:  "Aeronautical Research Committee Library".  Good; cover soil, clean text block. 

    Price: $65.00
  • RAF Jaguar Series IV Aero Engine Manual - 1926

    SKU: 21-PILOT-48

     Original Royal Air Force manual, Air Publ 1139.  Air Ministry, 1926.  106pp, illus, foldouts.  About fair; water stains upper left as visible in photo.

    Price: $45.00
  • De Havilland Gypsy Major 130 H.P. Engine Manual - 1932

    SKU: 21-PILOT-47

     Oriiginal factory manual for this famous aircraft engine.  48pp, 3 large foldouts, flexible vinyl cover, 6x7.5".  Good; text block loose from cover.  (A second copy with amendment sheets No. 37 to include additional foldouts, dated 1945: $55; specify which)

    Price: $45.00
  • RAF Flight Manual "Airspeed Consul Aeroplane" - 1947

    SKU: 21-PILOT-46

     Original flight manual for this twin engine transport.  38pp, 20 foldouts, 6.5x10", stiff cloth loose-leaf binder cover.  Neat owner's inscription inside front cover with addressz and unit in South Rhodesia.  About good; some foxing and cover fading.

    Price: $75.00
  • WWII Lancaster Instructional Manual - 1942

    SKU: 21-PILOT-45

     The "Lancaster" Aircraft, Avro Type '683' Mk. II.  Supplement No. 1 to Instructional Course Handbook.  A.V.Roe & Co. Ltd. Manchester, Sep 1942.  8pp of text followed by 15 large foldouts, 6x9", card covers with sewn binding.. Covers changes to the Mk II aircraft from those of the Mk I.  Stamped "Confidential" with owners name and address penned in title page.  This is stamped Serial No. 191. About fair with cover soil and edge bumps, text block very good.

    Price: $85.00