Wind in the Wires: A Golden Era of Flight, 1909-1939 ebook
by Mike Vines
Wind in the Wires book.
Wind in the Wires book. As in his other books, author and photographer Mike Vines takes the reader to the prized collections at Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome in the US, the Shuttleworth Trust in the UK, and the Salis Collection in France to watch these antiques perform, not just sit around in a museum. Mr. Vines then offers the reader a ride in these antique gems, with views over fabric-covered wings braced with wires and sister ships in the air in spectacular formations.
It was built by Cole Palen for flight in his weekend airshows as early as 1967 and actively flown (mostly by Cole Palen) within the weekend airshows at Old Rhinebeck until the . Wind in the Wires: A Golden Era of Flight, 1909-1939. Ramsbury, UK: Airlife Publishing Lt. 1995.
It was built by Cole Palen for flight in his weekend airshows as early as 1967 and actively flown (mostly by Cole Palen) within the weekend airshows at Old Rhinebeck until the late 1980s. This aircraft, and a pair of D. reproductions, each powered by radial engines, were flown for nearly two decades by Palen. ISBN 978-0-76030-190-6.
Take this marvelous photographic journey from the pioneering years of aviation beginning in 1909 through the outbreak of WWII. Watch as aircraft speeds went from a stuttering 40mph to 400mph in what must be called one of the greatest technological leaps in modern history. Filled with aircraft from the Old Rhinebeck, Salis and Shuttleworth collections.
ABOUT THIS BOOK: This is a journey in photographs from the pioneering years of aviation beginning in 1909 when Bleriot . Wind the Wires" is a fitting tribute to the early trail-blazing and record-breaking aircraft or their replicas which are still flying today.
ABOUT THIS BOOK: This is a journey in photographs from the pioneering years of aviation beginning in 1909 when Bleriot flew the Channel, through the hectic development of fighting aircraft for WW I, taking the story up to the outbreak of WW II. The aircraft covered come from the period which saw speeds go from a stuttering 40mph to 400 mph and must be regarded as a time which saw one of the greatest technology leaps in modern history.
Wind in the Wires: A Golden Era of Flight, 1909-1939 Hardcover.
Return to Rhinebeck: Flying Vintage Aeroplanes Ramsbury, UK: Airlife Publishing Lt. 1999.
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