Aviation Century: Wings of Change
by Ron Dick & Dan Patterson
Dramatic story of the developments in commercial aviation through the end of the Twentieth Century, in which airliners grew from frail biplanes to huge Jumbo jets. In the process, advanced air travel brought with it worldwide political, economic and social change. Each new generation of transport aircraft has brought greater reliability, economy, safety, and increased global commerce through technological advances.
288 pgs, HB w/dust jacket, 9x11, 400 color and b&w photographs, bibliography, index.