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The Resource The ice pilots : flying with the mavericks of the great white north, Mike Vlessides

The ice pilots : flying with the mavericks of the great white north, Mike Vlessides

Label
The ice pilots : flying with the mavericks of the great white north
Title
The ice pilots
Title remainder
flying with the mavericks of the great white north
Statement of responsibility
Mike Vlessides
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Ice Pilots follows renegade Arctic airline Buffalo Airways, and pilots who defy the cold and the competition by using WWII era propeller planes likes the DC-3 to haul vital fuel, supplies, and passengers to remote outposts across the world's last great wilderness. From rookie pilots trying to earn their wings in sometimes hellish conditions to vintage planes that flew over Normandy on D-Day, The Ice Pilots brings its readers on an engaging romp through Arctic skies. Michael Vlessides braves bone-chilling temperatures, treacherous landings, and iconic owner "Buffalo" Joe McBryan's famous te
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vlessides, Michael
Dewey number
629.130911/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
TL711.B88
LC item number
V54 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bush flying
  • Bush pilots
  • Transport planes
  • Antique and classic aircraft
  • TRANSPORTATION
  • Antique and classic aircraft
  • Bush flying
  • Bush pilots
  • Transport planes
  • Northern Canada
Label
The ice pilots : flying with the mavericks of the great white north, Mike Vlessides
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Based on the television series Ice Pilots NWT produced by Omni Film Production Limited"--Copyright page
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Arrivals -- The Inner Sanctum -- The Knife -- The Family Business -- Rampies -- Flyboys -- The Land Before Time -- A Bush Pilot Is Born -- Flying the Wild -- Hay River -- Finding Chuck -- Summer Days -- Departures
Control code
767940628
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (191 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781553659402
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
EPUB file
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
c0dc1d6f-fd21-4921-a672-56d10af0a5bd
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)767940628
Label
The ice pilots : flying with the mavericks of the great white north, Mike Vlessides
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Based on the television series Ice Pilots NWT produced by Omni Film Production Limited"--Copyright page
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Arrivals -- The Inner Sanctum -- The Knife -- The Family Business -- Rampies -- Flyboys -- The Land Before Time -- A Bush Pilot Is Born -- Flying the Wild -- Hay River -- Finding Chuck -- Summer Days -- Departures
Control code
767940628
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (191 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781553659402
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
EPUB file
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
c0dc1d6f-fd21-4921-a672-56d10af0a5bd
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)767940628

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