Shopping Cart -

Your cart is currently empty.
Continue Shopping
This website use cookies and similar technologies to improve the site and to provide customised content and advertising. By using this site, you agree to this use. To learn more, including how to change your cookie settings, please view our Cookie Policy
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
EU
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
   You are currently viewing the European Union version of the site.
Would you like to switch to your local site?
Digital Subscriptions >  Aviation & Transport > Aviation > Aviation Specials Magazine > D-Day in the Air

ipad ipad
Title Cover Preview Aviation Specials Preview
ipad ipad
Digital subscriptions are available across all devices and include the latest issue and all regular issues released during your subscription. Your chosen terms will automatically renew unless auto-renew is cancelled in your subscription area 24 hours before the end of the current subscription.


Aviation Specials Magazine

(0 Customer Reviews)   |     Write Review 12 issues per year Key’s Aviation Special Magazines – Essential reading from the teams behind your favourite aviation magazines!

Brought to you by Key Publishing Ltd, Europe’s Leading Aviation Publisher, you can purchase and read all the latest Book-a-zines and Aviation Specials in one handy app. Purchase issues here at Pocketmags or via the App for Apple and Android - click the Available On links to download.

Subjects covered include:

• Historic military aviation - special magazines celebrating iconic aircraft such as the Spitfire, Hurricane, Mosquito, Vulcan bomber and the acclaimed RAF Salute series and specials on the Battle of Britain and the RAF 90th anniversary.

• Historic commercial aviation - download and read the entire best-selling Airliner Classics series written by the Airliner World editorial team.

• Modern military aviation and aerospace – read aviation specials covering air forces and services from around the world. Titles include official RAF yearbooks, UK and US Navy Airpower specials, Air Combat and aerospace chronologies including 100 years of British Flight, Great Fighters of the World and our Space special celebrating 50 years of human space flight.

• Flight Si

Available version

Aviation Specials Online Magazine Aviation Specials Magazine Cover Aviation Specials Magazine page Aviation Specials Online Magazine Aviation Specials Magazine Cover Aviation Specials Online Magazine Aviation Specials Magazine Cover
Digital Edition

Select your version

Single Digital Issue - D-Day in the Air
4.49
Please be aware that this issue and other special issues are not included in any of the subscription options unless stated.
Please note that the calculations are for illustration purposes only. Savings are calculated on the comparable purchase of single issues over the subscription period and can vary from advertised amounts. Complete your collection savings are based on the RRP of the latest issue.

Pocketmags currently accepts the following methods of payment:
Payment Options
Issue Cover

Aviation Specials  |  D-Day in the Air  


D-Day, Operation Overlord, the allied invasion or simply Normandy … we all have our preferred term for what was one of the most pivotal points in the history of modern warfare. Events during the 75th anniversary of the landings will arguably mark the major milestone year attended by veterans in substantial numbers, so it’s more important than ever that we properly commemorate their efforts.

This publication offers seldom-covered subjects such as the Canadian 415 Squadron and its Fairey Albacores, which guarded against Kriegsmarine E-boats in the Channel. The importance of this task was brought into stark relief when, in April 1944, German fast attack vessels discovered allied landing ships off Devon’s Slapton Sands practising for the invasion. More than 700 US personnel died as a result. These Albacore missions exemplify the huge range of disparate aircraft types and roles in play throughout the D-Day period. And while much of our coverage concerns allied air assets, we also cast light on the fortunes of two Luftwaffe units during June 6 and shortly after.

From US Navy Spitfires spotting for naval guns, gliders delivering soldiers and Hawker Typhoons pinpointing German radar, to USAAF Ninth Air Force aircraft and airfields – and the legendary ‘Mighty Eighth’ – there’s vital content for old hands and those coming to the subject for the first time. It does all remind us of the enormous challenge it must have been to co-ordinate the staggering numbers of aircraft involved, and their support for naval and ground assets throughout Overlord. I’m in awe of what was achieved, and I hope you find much to enlighten among the stories here.

Chris Clifford, Editor
Key’s Aviation Special Magazines – Essential reading from the teams behind your favourite aviation magazines!

Brought to you by Key Publishing Ltd, Europe’s Leading Aviation Publisher, you can purchase and read all the latest Book-a-zines and Aviation Specials in one handy app. Purchase issues here at Pocketmags or via the App for Apple and Android - click the Available On links to download.

Subjects covered include:

• Historic military aviation - special magazines celebrating iconic aircraft such as the Spitfire, Hurricane, Mosquito, Vulcan bomber and the acclaimed RAF Salute series and specials on the Battle of Britain and the RAF 90th anniversary.

• Historic commercial aviation - download and read the entire best-selling Airliner Classics series written by the Airliner World editorial team.

• Modern military aviation and aerospace – read aviation specials covering air forces and services from around the world. Titles include official RAF yearbooks, UK and US Navy Airpower specials, Air Combat and aerospace chronologies including 100 years of British Flight, Great Fighters of the World and our Space special celebrating 50 years of human space flight.

• Flight Simulation – read the essential guides to maximising your enjoyment of your hobby, includes the Beginners Guide and Airliners special issues.

“HORNBY” and ‘’AIRFIX’’ are registered trade marks of Hornby Hobbies Limited and are used under licence.

Please note: The Flight Simulation Special digital versions do not include access to the CD ROM files received with the print editions.

Published by Key Publishing Ltd. The entire contents of this title is © copyright 2015. All rights reserved.
As a subscriber you'll receive the following benefits:

  A discount off the RRP of your magazine
  Your magazine delivered to your device each month
  You'll never miss an issue
  You’re protected from price rises that may happen later in the year

You'll receive 12 issues during a 1 year Aviation Specials magazine subscription.

Note: Digital editions do not include the covermount items or supplements you would find with printed copies.
Your purchase here at Pocketmags.com can be read on any of the following platforms.

You can read here on the website or download the app for your platform, just remember to login with your Pocketmags username and password.


Our magazine apps run on all iPad and iPhone devices running iOS 10.0 or above, Android should be: Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) or above , Kindle Fire (Gen 3) or above, Windows 8 tablets, Windows 8.1 Phones, and PC and Macs with a html5 compatible browser.

However for iOS we recommend an iPad 2 (2nd gen)/iPhone 3 or better for performance and stability. Earlier models with lower processor and RAM specifications may experience slower page rendering and occasional app crashes which are outside of our control.
N/A
0 Customer Reviews
There are currently no reviews for this title
Login and be the first to write a review
Issue Cover

Aviation Specials   |   D-Day in the Air   


D-Day, Operation Overlord, the allied invasion or simply Normandy … we all have our preferred term for what was one of the most pivotal points in the history of modern warfare. Events during the 75th anniversary of the landings will arguably mark the major milestone year attended by veterans in substantial numbers, so it’s more important than ever that we properly commemorate their efforts.

This publication offers seldom-covered subjects such as the Canadian 415 Squadron and its Fairey Albacores, which guarded against Kriegsmarine E-boats in the Channel. The importance of this task was brought into stark relief when, in April 1944, German fast attack vessels discovered allied landing ships off Devon’s Slapton Sands practising for the invasion. More than 700 US personnel died as a result. These Albacore missions exemplify the huge range of disparate aircraft types and roles in play throughout the D-Day period. And while much of our coverage concerns allied air assets, we also cast light on the fortunes of two Luftwaffe units during June 6 and shortly after.

From US Navy Spitfires spotting for naval guns, gliders delivering soldiers and Hawker Typhoons pinpointing German radar, to USAAF Ninth Air Force aircraft and airfields – and the legendary ‘Mighty Eighth’ – there’s vital content for old hands and those coming to the subject for the first time. It does all remind us of the enormous challenge it must have been to co-ordinate the staggering numbers of aircraft involved, and their support for naval and ground assets throughout Overlord. I’m in awe of what was achieved, and I hope you find much to enlighten among the stories here.

Chris Clifford, Editor
As a subscriber you'll receive the following benefits:

  A discount off the RRP of your magazine
  Your magazine delivered to your door each month
  You'll never miss an issue
  You’re protected from price rises that may happen later in the year
  Money-back guarantee

You'll receive 12 issues during a 1 year Aviation Specials magazine print subscription.
Shipping Information

Shipping is included in the price for all subscriptions, single issues, bookazines and merchandise products on Pocketmags. The prices you see are the prices you pay, we do not add additional shipping costs during the checkout. We deliver to the United Kingdom, Europe, United States of America and the Rest of the World.

Shipping Times

All prices for magazine and some newspaper subscriptions listed on Pocketmags include free delivery.

The deliveries are handled by each of our publishing partners. The great thing about a subscription is that in most cases you will receive the issue before it goes on sale in the shops!

Your subscription is most likely to start with the next available issue. The delivery date is determined by the date that you placed your order and the print date of the next available issue.

If you are concerned about a delivery, please contact the publisher of your subscription directly. Alternatively, you can contact us and we will provide you with the details for the publisher.

  For weekly publications please allow up to two to four weeks for your first delivery.
  For monthly publications please allow up to four to six weeks for your first delivery, although some publishers may have longer lead times.
  For bi-monthly publications please allow up to six to eight weeks for your first delivery.
  For international delivery and Magazine from Abroad please allow up to ten to twelve weeks for your first delivery.

Avion Revue Internacional España
Annual Digital Subscription for €38.99 saving 28%
FlyPast
Annual Digital Subscription for €39.99 saving 26%
Combat Aircraft
Annual Digital Subscription for €39.99 saving 26%
Classic Land Rover Magazine
Annual Digital Subscription for €39.99 saving 26%
Buses Magazine
Annual Digital Subscription for €39.99 saving 26%
F100 Builder's Guide
Annual Digital Subscription for €16.99 saving 61%
Combat Aircraft
Annual Digital Subscription for €39.99 saving 26%
Aviation et Pilote
Annual Digital Subscription for €64.99 saving 1%
Scramble Magazine
Annual Digital Subscription for €36.99 saving 12%
AIR International
Annual Digital Subscription for €39.99 saving 26%