Boeing 747: 50 Years Of An Aviation Icon

December 17, 2021|
Boeing 747: 50 Years Of An Aviation Icon by Ingo Bauernfeind
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Lavishly illustrated and meticulously researched, aviation specialist Ingo Bauernfeind's new Boeing 747 history celebrates more than half a century of an enduring aviation icon that has changed commercial aviation since its maiden flight in 1969. With personal accounts written by former pilots and crew members, it covers the aircraft's early history and development, its groundbreaking technology and systems, its remarkable and distinguished commercial career and the numerous variants that have expanded its role and capabilities far beyond those originally intended by its designers. Thanks to ongoing improvements and upgrades, new 747s continue to roll off the production line today and this incredibly durable and reliable aircraft looks set to remain at the forefront of civil aviation for the foreseeable future
Ingo Bauernfeind studied military and naval history, visual communication, and documentary film at Hawaii Pacific University, Honolulu. Ingo has completed 30 books about naval, military, and aviation history and has directed or co-produced award-winning documentaries in cooperation with German and American TV network, including films a...
Title:Boeing 747: 50 Years Of An Aviation Icon
Product dimensions:10.05 X 7.7 X 1 in
Shipping dimensions:10.05 X 7.7 X 1 in
Published:December 17, 2021
Publisher:Casemate Ipm
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781911658528

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