The Flying Kangaroo: Great Untold Stories of Qantas...The Heroic, the Hilarious and the Sometimes Just Plain Strange download free [PDF and Ebook] by Jim Eames

The Flying Kangaroo: Great Untold Stories of Qantas...The Heroic, the Hilarious and the Sometimes Just Plain Strange download free [PDF and Ebook] by Jim Eames year 2016
  • Book name: The Flying Kangaroo: Great Untold Stories of Qantas...The Heroic, the Hilarious and the Sometimes Just Plain Strange
  • Author: Jim Eames
  • Release date: 2016/8/4
  • Publisher: ALLEN & UNWIN
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Travel and Holiday Guides
  • ISBN: 9781760113551
  • Rating: 8.19 of 10
  • Votes: 345
  • Review by: Legend Pulliam
  • Review rating: 7.69 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/20
  • Total pages: 352
  • Includes a PDF summary of 30 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: From its earliest days, Qantas has attracted its fair share of unusual challenges and unique characters. These are the stories of a great airline and the people who made it, told by a man who has Qantas blood running through his veins. They are hilarious, nostalgic, heroic and sometimes even odd.They are about the brilliant risk takers who made Qantas the safest airline in the world, the special demands of flying VIPs, the hazards of overseas postings, and the ever present dangers of the skies. But above all, these are the stories of how a uniquely Australian style shaped the best airline in the English- speaking world.Generous and richly told, The Flying Kangaroo is a warm-hearted reminder why Qantas remains such an important part of the Australian psyche.'Everyone who has even flown will enjoy The Flying Kangaroo. These are stories of passion and dedication, of risk and resilience, of excellence and Australian larrikinism, of inventiveness and determination. They reflect my pride for an airline that connected the world and became a national icon.' - Captain Richard Champion de Crespigny, Pilot In Command and author of QF32.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 20H20M15S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Australasian & Pacific History, Transport Industries, Guidebooks, Aircraft, Aerospace & Air Transport Industries
  • Available formats: OEB, WORD, TCR, TXT, EPUB, DOC, PDF, GIF. Compressed in ARC, RAR, RPM, ACE, ISO, ZIP, BZ
  • Download servers: 4Shared, Uploaded, Dropbox, Filedropper, Google Drive
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 20.67 USD
  • Dimensions: 155x234x27mm
  • Weight: 485g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: St Leonards, Australia
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