Aviation-related Magazines Guide
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Publisher: International Masters Publishers
Country: United States Language: English
Main Genre: general
Exclusively Aviation?: Yes
‘Aircraft of the World: The Complete Guide’ was a series of 1200 data cards, each giving information on a specific type of aircraft. Published monthly in batches, the cards could be held in 7 large binders that contained 16 groups of aircraft. These groups were:
Group 1 Record Breakers (47 aircraft)
Group 2 Airliners (99 aircraft)
Group 3 Helicopters and Vertiplanes (100 aircraft)
Group 4 Warplanes of the 1950’s, 1960’s and 1970’s (200 aircraft)
Group 5 Modern Combat Aircraft (150 aircraft)
Group 6 Cutting Edge (33 aircraft)
Group 7 Adventures in Flight (67 aircraft)
Group 8 Aircraft at Work (69 aircraft)
Group 9 Weird and Wonderful (33 aircraft)
Group 10 British Aircraft of World War II (50 aircraft)
Group 11 American Aircraft of World War II (51 aircraft)
Group 12 German Aircraft of World War II (50)
Group 13 Other Aircraft of World War II (66 aircraft)
Group 14 Vintage and Veteran (100 aircraft)
Group 15 Flying for Fun (33 aircraft)
Group 16 X-Planes (52 aircraft)
Each numbered aircraft card folded out to 9″ x 12″, and contains a short history of it’s development, plus details of weapons and capabilities, and is illustrated with colour photographs. This series was also issued in the UK.
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