Books

Books written by AHSA members.

The AHSA supports and encourages the publication of books on Australian aviation history by its members. Below is a selection of these books. Details for purchasing the books are listed with the description of each book. The list below is by publication date, with the most recent releases at the top of the page.

The description and details for purchasing are provided below by our author members. In all cases please contact the author directly as noted below.

The list below is by publication date, with the most recent releases at the top of the page.

Finished with Engines by Colin Lock

Finished With Engines by Colin Lock Qantas longhaul flight engineers 1941 – 2009 When Qantas’ last Boeing 747-338 VH-EBV departed Sydney on 20 January 2009 a 67-year association between Qantas…

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Australian Eagles by Kristen Alexander

Australian Eagles by Kristen Alexander Australian pilots in the Battle of Britain “Australian Eagles” tells the stories of five Australian pilots and one adopted Australian who successfully defended Britain against…

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Bindaloo Air by Brian George

Bindaloo Air by Brian George An illustrated children’s poem Written and illustrated by AHSA member Brian George. One of a series about the small country town of Bindaloo, it describes…

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Australia @ War by Peter Dunn

  Australia @ War by Peter Dunn A digital publication supplied on a USB memory stick The “Australia @ War” USB Memory Stick will amaze you with the amount of…

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Ten Journeys to Cameron’s Farm by Cameron Hazlehurst

Ten Journeys to Cameron’s Farm by Cameron Hazlehurst The crash of Hudson A16-97: An Australian tragedy ‘In the whole history of government in Australia, this was the most devastating tragedy.’…

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Flyers of Time by Kevin O’Reilly

Flyers of Time by Kevin O’Reilly Winner of the Victorian Community History Awards 2013 award for Local History This collection of aviation reportings, documents and photographs began as the result…

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The Purple Stripe by Brian L. Hill

The Purple Stripe by Brian L. Hill A history of Flight Engineers in Australia While the publication is essentially about FEOs, an enormous amount of material has been woven into…

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