Aerospace BooksFiction and non-fiction works related to air and space flight
This year's best aviation- and space-themed books for young readers.
December 2013 | By Rebecca Maksel
A troubled man, Gregory Boyington found redemption commanding a U.S. Marine fighter squadron in the South Pacific.
September 2011 | By Phil Scott
...And the high-tech horse it rode in on.
May 2011 | By Dino Brugioni
A new photo-filled book is a diary of life at the National Air and Space Museum.
January 2011 | By The Editors
January 2011 | By J.R. Dailey
Space traveler and entrepreneur Anousheh Ansari will discuss her book and answer questions online from November 15 to 19.
November 10, 2010 | By The Editors
Close-up photographs of the legendary World War II aircraft.
May 18, 2010 | By The Editors
The memoirs of legendary ace Robin Olds.
May 17, 2010 | By The Editors
A new illustrated book brings aviation history to life.
November 17, 2009 | By Tom D. Crouch
Photographer Michael Collier and his Cessna 180 bring North America's coastal landscapes into focus.
November 17, 2009 | By Rebecca Maksel
Lockheed P-38 Lightnings brought many a pilot home. This pilot would like to return the favor.
November 2009 | By David F. Toomey
Led by famed fashion photographer Edward Steichen, a group of camera men captured the action of World War II naval aviation.
October 01, 2009 | By Mark D. Faram
Alan Bean’s moonscapes show what photographs can’t.
August 2009 | By The Editors
During World War II, WASPs proved that an airplane couldn’t tell the difference between a male and female pilot.
June 22, 2009 | By Jonna Dootlittle Hoppes
What it was like, in the astronauts’ own words. Excerpts from a new book by Andrew Chaikin.
May 20, 2009 | By Andrew Chaikin with Victoria Kohl
An illustrated history of balloons and airships.
May 20, 2009 | By Tom D. Crouch
A true tale of invention, obsession, and murder.
March 03, 2009 | By Paul Brown
The paintings of Tom Lea, Life magazine's artist-correspondent during World War II.
February 06, 2009 | By Rebecca Maksel
Sherman Fairchild, the photographer who transformed aviation
January 12, 2009 | By Rebecca Maksel
If you really want to know the planet, flip through Mike Malin’s photo album.
January 2009 | By Andrew Chaikin