The Maginot Line, History and Guide

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A team of authors has produced a finely researched study of the Maginot line. The level of illustration is excellent and this must be the definitive guide to the history and locations of one of the greatest fixed fortifications ever constructed, a fascinating story – Most Highly Recommended.


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Dawn of Victory, Thank You China! Star Shell Reflections 1918-1919, The Illustrated Diaries of Jim Maultsaid

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This is a unique perspective of a number of aspects of WWI that have received little or no attention at the time, or by historians since then. The author has provided many cartoons and drawings that have been reproduced through the body of the book, using full colour as appropriate – Highly Recommended.


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The Road To Passchedaele, The Heroic Year in Soldiers’ own Words and Photographs

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The author has established a reputation for detailed knowledge of the Great War and has interviewed more than 270 veterans, writing seventeen books on the subject. An excellent account that makes great use of the actual words of the survivors of a campaign that epitomizes the Great War. These words are accompanied by a wealth of images that span the stages of the campaign – Highly Recommended.


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British Expeditionary Force. The Passchedaele Campaign 1917

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An in-depth account of the campaign that has come to symbolize the horrors of the Western Front. Excellent account supported by first rate maps through the body of the book and an evocative photo-plate section – Highly Recommended.


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The Siege of Tsingtau, The German-Japanese War 1914

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This is one of those WWI campaigns that has received very little coverage by historians. The horror of the Western Front has seized the attention of historians and although it was a very important element of WWI, there were many other very important elements, such as that covered by this excellent book – Highly Recommended.


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Budapest Airport in a strong position at World Routes

Budapest Airport heads to World Routes this week in a strong position to attract highly-desired new routes and frequencies. The annual event, this year convening at the Fira Gran Via Convention Centre in Barcelona, is an opportunity for the Hungarian gateway to meet with airlines to determine future new air services – and an ideal platform to illustrate the airport’s fantastic annual traffic growth.

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Embry-Riddle Researchers Study Ways to Reduce the Spread of Infectious Diseases on Commercial Airliners

New Research shows the Size of the Aircraft and Boarding Patterns May Impact Your Health

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — When Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University professor Sirish Namilae travels for pleasure or for work, his eyes are focused on how people are boarding the plane and move through security and other areas of the airport.

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Lockheed Martin Ventures Invests in Ocean Aero, Strengthening Focus on Unmanned Maritime Systems

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Lockheed Martin Ventures is making a strategic investment in Ocean Aero, the developer of the Submaran™ unmanned maritime vehicle. This is Lockheed Martin Ventures’ third investment this year, and it will create opportunities for both companies to grow their maritime capabilities, with a focus on multi-domain Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR).

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Boeing Selects Triumph Group as Major Supplier for its U.S. Air Force T-X Offer

Company will supply major aircraft components, generating 950 Texas jobs

RED OAK, Texas, Sept. 15, 2017 – Boeing [NYSE: BA] has selected Triumph Group, Inc. [NYSE:TGI] as a major supplier for its T-X Air Force training jet. If the Air Force awards the contract to Boeing, Triumph’s Aerospace Structures business unit, located in Red Oak, Texas, will supply the wing, vertical tail and horizontal tail structures, with opportunities for additional work, generating 950 direct and indirect jobs.

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