Wings Over The Philippines


by Dedal, Tony

Wings Over The Philippines

Price:  US$23.10   (SGD30.00*)
Format:  Paper Back, 162 pages
Published:  2008, Philippines, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9789711011819
SB#:  046779 (150)

About This Book

Events in the history and development of aviation in the Philippines are traced and discussed from their beginnings in 1911. Commercial, American and Filipino activities and defence needs in WWI and WWII are seen to have influenced the development of aviation including the training of Filipino pilots and technical support. The activities of the Philippine Army, Air Corps in WWII, the function of air bases, counter-insurgency aviation and the development of civil air transport including Philippine Airlines are all overviewed. With archival photographs, bibliography and index.


* Actual charges are made in Singapore Dollars (SGD).   SGD1.00 = US$0.77