100 Facts: Flight

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Publisher Miles Kelly
Binding Paperback
Cover Price £6.99
100 Facts Flight is a fascinating illustrated children's book, presenting the world of aviation to 7-10 year olds. Children can begin to understand the theories of flight and read about its history, from the earliest balloon flights through to the age of the supersonic jet fighter. Exactly 100 facts accompanied by detailed photographs and beautiful artwork will challenge children, acting as an incentive as they make their way through the book. Projects to make and do, hilarious facts and cartoons bring an extra element of fun. Add a detailed index, and 100 facts Flight is a perfect introduction to this fascinating topic. Topics covered: The first flights, Early days of flying, Parts of a plane, How planes fly, Powerful engines, Climbing, diving and turning, Taking off and landing, The flight deck, A passenger jet airliner, At the airport, Helicopters, Lighter than air, Taking off vertically, Planes for war, Working planes, Planes for fun, Planes at sea, Flying faster than sound, Flying in space, Strange planes.