Take-off to Touchdown: The Invicta Airlines StoryRegular price £25.00
By Malcolm Finnis
Hardback in very good clean condition.
The book follows the pattern laid down in "Twilight of the Pistons - Air Ferry". Giving a chronolgical account of the history and development of "India Mike" striking an unerringly accurate balance between people and planes. With many direct referals to original documents and log books etc. Liberally illustrated in black and white and colour with several pictures never seen published before. There is a full chapter devoted to a deep and thoughtful review of the Basle accident. All in all a well rounded volume well worthy of a place on your book shelf. An exemplary execution of an airline history.
Aviation historian, researcher and enthusiast.