Air Transport World


An airline and its aircraft, R.E.G, Davies, 64 pages; indexed and illustrated with photos, color airplane profiles, maps and tables. Paladwr Press, 1906 Wilson Lane, #101, McLean, Va. 22102. $30, available through Airways Collection, Sandpoint, Idaho.

TransBrasil is the sixth in the Great Airlines of the World series by Ron Davies, curator of Air Transport at the National Air & Space Museum. It is the first dealing with a Latin American airline and the first to be printed in two languages, in this case, Portuguese as well as English. It follows the successful format of its predecessors, with numerous maps by the author tracing the development of the airline, accompanied by artist Mike Machat's color profiles of the aircraft used through the airline's history. …

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