Introduction by Dan Dare and brief history of world government. New discoveries, including cutaways of impulse drive and gravity motors. Spacefleet and civilian spacecraft, including cutaways of all major craft. Bases, space stations and defence craft, including Spacefleet HQ. Alien craft including the Mekon's craft and feature on the Anastasia. New drive systems and what the future holds.
Rod Barzilay grew up with Dan Dare and Eagle magazine and is a lifelong enthusiast. In 2003 he launched Spaceship Away magazine, which features new Dan Dare stories illustrated in the original style along with other sci-fi stories. Graham Bleathman, an illustrator famous for his detailed cutaway drawings, has previously provided artwork for the Haynes Thunderbirds Manual and two Wallace & Gromit Cracking Contraptions Manuals.