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Airlines of the Jet Age free pdf This book provides the first comprehensive history of the world airline industry from the early 1960s to the present day. It begins with the advent of jet airliners, covers the 'second' jet age of wide-bodied aircraft such as the Boeing 747 and DC-10, and closes with the introduction of the 'third' jet age, which begins with the double-decked giant Airbus A380. This reference volume is the ultimate resource for information on modern air transport.

About R.E.G. Davies

R.E.G. Davies recently retired as the Curator of Air Transport at the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum. He has authored or co-authored 21 books about aviation and airlines. He lives in England with his wife.

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Author : R.E.G. Davies
Publisher : Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press
Data Published : 21 June 2011
ISBN : 0978846087
EAN : 9780978846084
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 480 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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