Boeing and Airbus are two of the biggest names in aviation.Competing for orders from airlines all over the world their aircraft have become iconic, the Boeing 747 and the Airbus A380 the most famous.
We know that different enthusiast have their favourites and own allegiances, so here are some great items to add to your Boeing or Airbus collection.
The Boeing 747, arguably the most iconic of the Boeing fleet down the years. Still in production since it first took to the skies in the 1960’s the enduring service it has provided airlines, cargo operators and indeed emergency responders all over the globe is probably second to none. This title explores the history of the great aircraft from beginning to the current day. BUY NOW
While you are filing and organising your aviation documentation, what better paper clip to use than a Boeing paper clip! Shaped like jet airliners a great addition to any aviation enthusiasts office.
Equally whilst carrying out the paperwork why not employ the use of either this Boeing ball point or the roller ball pen. Sold in a great presentation box another great gift for a Boeing fan.
T-shirts are a great way to display that you are a fan of a particular plane or manufacturer in this case. A simple design with the Boeing name and logo on the front, says it all.
When walking about at an airshow what better way to keep the sun off than a baseball cap. Here we have one with the Airbus name and logo on the front for all you A-380 fans.
Whilst we are looking at fashion accessories here is a great one for Airbus fans. Its a belt in the style of an Airbus airliner seatbelt! Adorned with the Airbus logo and name its fully adjustable and ready to wear.
If you are an Airbus A380 fan, or know one this is an absolute must for the book collection. “Flying the Airbus A380” takes the reader right through the process of actually flying the plane from pre start up checks, to take off, to landing. This book, or manual gives the A380 enthusiast a full rundown on all systems and what the pilots have to do on any given flight.
Ideally to be bought with the above “Flying the Airbus A380” book, this DVD gives you a flight deck view on a Lufthansa Airbus A380 flight and landing in San Francisco. It centres around the career of Lufthansa pilot Jurgen Rapps and includes great insight into his time flying large commercial airliners. You can watch this along with the A380 manual above and follow all the pre-flight checks and stages of the flight.
Aerospace and Aviation 2019