New Book “Airplane Stories and Histories” by Author Norman Currey, Chronicles the Evolution of Aviation

May 02 21:21 2023
Bookside Press is proud to announce the release of “Airplane Stories and Histories” by Norman Currey, an authoritative and captivating account of the rich history of aviation. The book chronicles two hundred years of aviation highlights, from the pioneering days of Sir George Cayley and the Wright brothers to the modern developments in jet engine technology and new designs. Its engaging narrative and in-depth research make it a must-read for aviation enthusiasts and history buffs.

Norman Currey, the author of “Airplane Stories and Histories,” is a highly respected figure in aeronautical engineering. Born in Yorkshire, England, in 1926, Currey graduated as an aeronautical engineer in 1948 and had a remarkable career in the aviation industry. He worked as an astress engineer on the de Havilland Comet and helped design the Jetliner and Arrow in Canada. He also spent 30 years at Lockheed, working on projects such as the C-130 JetStar and C-5. Currey is a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society, and has lectured extensively in the U.S. and abroad. He is also the author of “Aircraft Landing Gear Design: Principles and Practices,” published in 1988.

In “Airplane Stories and Histories,” Currey brings his wealth of knowledge and experience to provide a comprehensive overview of aviation’s evolution. The book covers the exploits of aviation pioneers such as Charles Lindbergh, Wiley Post, Amelia Earhart, and R.J. Mitchell, as well as the contributions of aircraft designers like Sir Geoffrey de Havilland, Allan Loughead, Frank Whittle, and Kelly Johnson. Notable events and developments, such as the first Atlantic flights and World War airplanes, are discussed in detail, providing readers with a thorough understanding of aviation history.

One of the standout features of “Airplane Stories and Histories” is its engaging narrative style. Currey’s writing is accessible and informative, making complex technical concepts easy to understand for readers of all backgrounds. The book is also richly illustrated with images of historic aircraft, providing a visual journey through the evolution of aviation. From the early days of wooden biplanes to the modern era of supersonic jets, “Airplane Stories and Histories” offers a captivating and educational exploration of the aviation world.

The book is available in multiple formats, including paperback, hardcover, and Kindle, making it accessible to readers worldwide. It is published by Inks and Bindings, LLC, and has received rave reviews from readers, with a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars on Goodreads and numerous positive reviews.

“This is a great book for people interested in airplanes or aviation overall! The book covers many areas of aviation history, from key people to key events that turned aviation into what it is today! I enjoyed reading this book and learning more about aviation and some of the people that helped influence aviation as well! Great airplane book anyone can read!” – Kenika P.

For more information about “Airplane Stories and Histories” and to get a copy, individuals can check Amazon. Norman Currey’s latest book is a compelling tribute to the pioneers and innovations that have shaped the world of aviation and is sure to be a valuable addition to any aviation enthusiast’s library.

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