Turbulent Skies: The History Of Commercial Aviation (Sloan Technology Series)
Wiley

Turbulent Skies: The History Of Commercial Aviation (Sloan Technology Series)

  • Publish Date: 1995-09-01
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Author: T. A. Heppenheimer

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a gripping, in-depth look at how America's $200 billion aviation industry took flight

To understand the industry, this is necessary reading. --The Miami Herald

With the precision of a scientist, a good reporter's marshaling of disparate facts, and the vigor of a natural storyteller, Heppenheimer offers an absorbing narrative. --Richard Snow, Editor American Heritage.

Tom Heppenheimer tells a fascinating story. -- R. T. Jones Inventor of the swept wing.

An important addition to the history of technology as well as business. -- Publishers Weekly.

An airworthy briefing firmly grounded in the applied science and allied realities that permit air transport of passengers and cargo over long distances and high speeds. -- Kirkus Reviews.


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