FIGHTING TO BE HEARD: How the British Aerospace 146 Started the Regional Jet Revolution


Brian Wiklem


Fighting to be Heard is the definitive history of the British Aerospace BAe 146. A subject very close to his heart, Brian Wiklem started a research project that led him to the Royal Family, the FBI, and the people who built, flew, sold, and maintained the aircraft. In a story spanning 500 pages, Wiklem tells the intimate behind-the-scenes story of the unlikely 4-engine jet and the airlines it served. His passion for the subject is unmatched, this book is truly must-have for any commercial aviation enthusiast.

Fighting to be Heard is a high-end coffee table book featuring:

  • Hardcover, large format book measuring approximately 12 x 11 inches

  • 500 pages on high quality paper (157gsm), weighing nearly 12 pounds (6kg) by itself

  • Over 700 images and photographs, most in color

  • 20 chapters with over 100,000 words telling the complete story