The Boeing 247: The First Modern Airliner

By: Van Der Linden, F. Robert

Price: $27.95

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine


Book is as new with sharp corners to the red cloth boards, gilt lettering on spine, and handsome volume. Many b&w photos, book is as-new. Text is clean and unmarked. Dust jacket shows very light shelf wear only, no tears, clean edges. Includeds detailed drawings, specs, service chrononlogy & the original instructions for the pilots.


Stock Description


In 1933, the Boeing Aircraft Company set a new standard for air transportation by introducing the Boeing 247 a graceful, all-metal, twin-engined aircraft that was 50 percent faster than the competition. Van der Linden traces the development of the 247 and the odyssey from its brief period of dominan

Title: The Boeing 247: The First Modern Airliner

Author: Van Der Linden, F. Robert

Categories: Aviation,

Publisher: U.S.A., Univ of Washington Pr: 1991

ISBN Number: 0295970944

ISBN Number 13: 9780295970943

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 137321

Keywords: Development Boeing 247, Bush Pilots, Crop Dusters, Regional Carriers, Allied Air Forces, Andes, Amazon Basin, Aeronautical History, Aviation, Early Planes, ,