Wings over the Yukon: A Photographic History of Yukon Aviation

Wings over the Yukon: A Photographic History of Yukon Aviation

by Bruce McAllister
     
 
In his sixth aviation history book, author Bruce McAllister takes the reader on a photographic journey, tracing the development of aviation in the Yukon Territory. There are chapters on the very first aircraft to operate in the Yukon, how aviation linked communities, the construction of the Alaska Highway, the role of the RCMP Air section, epic search and rescue

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In his sixth aviation history book, author Bruce McAllister takes the reader on a photographic journey, tracing the development of aviation in the Yukon Territory. There are chapters on the very first aircraft to operate in the Yukon, how aviation linked communities, the construction of the Alaska Highway, the role of the RCMP Air section, epic search and rescue missions, the air tankers role in firefighting, the opening up of the Arctic, the glacier pilots, and aerials of the old airstrips.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780963881717
Publisher:
Roundup Press
Publication date:
03/01/2008
Edition description:
Illustrate
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
10.98(w) x 8.54(h) x 0.56(d)
Age Range:
16 Years

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