Aeronautical Chamber of Commerce of America, Inc.
Title The Aircraft Year Book [Yearbook] for 1931. Volume Thirteen
Book Condition Good
Jacket Condition No
Publisher New York D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc. 1931
Seller ID 018224
New York: D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc., 1931. Illustrated 1931 annual describing new developments in aviation. Khaki cloth printed in dark blue and red, 607 pages. Some light shelf rubbing and minor soil, good hinges, sound text block, name of William Granfield on preliminary blank with some accompanying small ink spots on half-title and verso of front free endpaper, pages otherwise clean. Some edgewear to folding map. Includes both military and commercial air operations, progress in manufacturing aircraft and engines, etc., with this volume containing sections on Byrd's flight to the south pole; Latin America by air with consolidation of Pan Am [Pan American] and New York Rio; women flyers and their impact on aircraft choice; etc. Includes numerous photographs of innovative aircraft, engineering diagrams, etc. as well as several technical appendices, a trade index with advertising and complete index of contents. Folding map of airways in Europe. . Hard Cover. Good/No. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
AVIATION HISTORY AIRCRAFT AIRPLANES MILITARY AIRSHIP COMMERCIAL MANUFACTURING TERMINALS FLIERS WOMEN PILOTS WORLD AVIATION ENGINEERING WILLIAM J. GRANFIELD