Warbirds Over Wanaka

Warbirds Over Wanaka : The Official Record of the 2008 Airshow

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Spectacular aircraft and military equipment showcased in one of the world's largest and most important historical airshows. Enthusiasts and historic aircraft come from all over the world to turn quiet Wanaka from a small tourist destination in the lower South Island to the centre of the Warbird world for 4 days every second Easter. Amazing aerial displays from some of the world's best known and rarest historical aircraft are a highlight of the event. From fragile and slow moving World War One biplanes to modern day supersonic jets, Warbirds Over Wanaka captures the thrill and excitement of the 4 day show.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 96 pages
  • 210 x 260mm
  • Penguin Group (NZ)
  • Penguin Books (NZ)
  • Auckland, New Zealand
  • 0143009753
  • 9780143009757

Author information

Brodie is a key player in the internationally renowned Warbirds over Wanaka Airshow that began in 1988 and is held every two years. His intimate knowledge of the aircraft has seen him take on the role of commentator at the show as well as at similar events in the USA and U.K. He has nine aviation books to his credit, including the history of the Hurricane and still regularly writes articles and contributes photographs to aviation magazines worldwide.show more