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New X-Planes Titles

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We launched our new X-Planes series in September last year. In case it escaped your radar, this series looks into the thrilling world of experimental aircraft, explaining the technology behind famous prototype and research aircraft...Continue Reading

Fatal X-15 Crash in the Mojave

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15 November 1967 was one the darkest days in the American X-plane programme. On this day X-15 Flight 3-65-97 crashed in the Mojave Desert, killing test pilot Michael J. Adams.Continue Reading

Osprey's Big Reveal: X-Planes

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X-Planes is our brand new aviation series, looking at the dangerous and thrilling world of experimental aircraft. The first 2 books in the series publish in September 2016, and we are pleased to announce a further four titles for 2017...Continue Reading
This month's book vote is looking at our Campaign series, with 5 potential World War One titles battling it out for your vote...Continue Reading

September Artwork Reveal

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Every month we reveal artwork from three upcoming titles that have just been made available to preorder. This month has something extra special - a sneak peek at a piece of artwork from our upcoming X-Planes series...Continue Reading

Introducing X-Planes

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Some of you may have already picked it up on your radar, but we would now like to formally introduce you to Osprey’s brand new aviation series...Continue Reading
Robert Forsyth is the author of many books on the aircraft, campaigns and units of the Luftwaffe and has written articles for numerous aviation magazines. His latest book, the second in the X-Planes series, examines the Messerschmitt Me 264 'Amerika Bomber'...Continue Reading

The Bell X-1: First of the X-Planes

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Peter E. Davies is a specialist on modern American high-performance aircraft, having written or co-written 26 books including the standard reference work on US Navy and Marine Corps F-4 Phantom II operations. Here he talks about X Planes 1: The Bell X-1, his latest book and the first instalment in the new X Planes series...Continue Reading
For our June book vote we are giving you the chance to shape the future of X-Planes, our brand new aviation series. There are 5 potential titles for you to choose from, each exploring a different experimental aircraft...Continue Reading

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